The once-tiny cottage industry of van conversion companies has found itself in the center of a distinctively pandemic-era dilemma: ravenous demand and monthslong backorders on virtually all supplies. Read more in the August 2021 issue of the Surf & Stream Industry Newsletter.
From camping to RV life, COVID-19 lockdowns have fueled a boom in outdoor living as Americans look to escape from the work-from-home grind and restrictions on their usual entertainment venues. Read more in the July 2021 issue of the Surf & Stream Industry Newsletter.
With peak camping season approaching, those hoping to purchase a new RV may have to join a waiting list. Read more about the camper shortage in the June 2021 issue of the Surf & Stream Industry Newsletter.
As more families continue to work from home amid the COVID-19 pandemic, some have decided to make their “remote work” truly remote. Read more about how the RV industry is booming in the May 2021 issue of our Surf & Stream Industry Newsletter here.
Recreational vehicles are hitting the roads at a pace never seen before as the COVID-19 pandemic has driven more Americans to explore the country. Check out more in the April 2021 issue of the Surf & Stream Industry Newsletter here.
Shipments of RVs from manufacturers continue to soar, with a new all-time record set in February. The RV Industry Association’s February 2021 survey of manufacturers determined that total RV shipments ended the month with 48,286 units shipped during February 2020, making this the best February RV shipment total on comparable record. Read more in Surf…
You’re yearning to get away for spring break this year, but you’re not ready to hop on a plane. You need a change of scenery, as long as the scenery isn’t full of other people. And you’d like to travel in a COVID-responsible manner. Sound familiar? If that’s you, consider booking an RV vacation this…
The recreational vehicle industry is one of the few businesses that has benefited since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. Check out the January 2021 issue of Surf & Stream Campground’s Industry Newsletter for more on how the RV industry received an unexpected boost from the global pandemic.
More people seem to be discovering camping because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Campsites across the country report they’ve been busy in recent months. Check out more in our December 2020 Surf & Stream Industry Newsletter.
Check out our November 2020 issue of our Surf & Stream Industry Newsletter here.