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Upcoming National Park Week features fee-free days
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The National Park Service will waive entrance fees during National Park Week, April 21-29. Fee waiver includes: entrance fees, commercial tour fees, and transportation entrance fees. Other fees such as reservation, camping, tours, concession, and fees collected by third parties are not included. More

Brand on the run: RV rentals taking corporate America on tour
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Marketing directors are discovering that the perfect vehicle to "drive their brand" is a custom-wrapped motorhome. Branded RV rentals have become a popular way for companies to increase visibility and enhance corporate identity. Florida-based Allstar Coaches, an RVDA member, has seen a 35 percent increase in its corporate rentals business in the past year. "There's nothing quite as eye-catching or effective as a brightly wrapped bus cruising down Main Street — it's something you don't miss," says Allstar CEO Rob Tischler. "Heads turn wherever you go, and everybody remembers seeing it." More


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Real-life Bat Cave: $6 million garage features an RV elevator
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Software mogul Tom Gonzalez sank part of his fortune into a huge underground garage for his personal collection of 40 motorcycles, sports cars, and other motorized toys. The most impressive feature: a heated, hydraulic elevator capable of lifting three cars at a time with an RV parked on top. It costs Gonzalez $25 in electricity every time it's raised and lowered. More

Conntek Integrated Solutions Inc.

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It's life in an RV for voiceover artist reinventing herself
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Karen Saltus dumped her 40-hour-a-week radio DJ job and her house in Arizona to become a freelance voiceover artist who works from a high-tech sound booth in her RV. From campgrounds and RV parks all over the country, she's managed to record everything her clients have needed. More

Outdoor lovers beginning to ready gear for summer
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Whether it's camping in a tent, an RV excursion, hiking in the forest, or going after that prize fish, preparation is the key. Bruce Aafedt with Travel Time RVs in Great Falls, MT, an RVDA member, already is hearing from owners who want to schedule their units for a checkup. "A lot of times they will find they didn't winterize it very well," Aafedt said. "The water system is really the biggest thing that can go wrong with your RV." More

Solar Energy Systems LLC

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New app is geared for campers in New York
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Campers planning New York vacations have a new mobile phone app to help them find good spots. Available for free from Campground Owners of New York, the app puts at your fingertips information on the hundreds of privately owned campgrounds and RV parks throughout the state, divided by region. More

Study: 9 out of 10 shoppers make impulse purchases
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A recent study shows that nine out of 10 shoppers buy items that aren't on their shopping lists, and the main reason is in-store signs advertising sales and promotions. "Our data shows that 61 percent of off-list shoppers purchase an additional one to three items," says Craig Elston, senior vice president of The Integer Group. "This shows that if you reach a particular shopper at the right moment with the right message — for example, using in-store signage to play into their desire to pamper themselves — it can end with that item being added to their basket." More

Cloud-Rider Designs Ltd.

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TRIMAX - The World's Toughest Locks

TRIMAX Corporation is the world’s leading lock manufacturer providing customers’ high quality products through innovative design.

4-Stage Charge Wizard® System

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