SSI: Camping World Leads New Unit Sales in ’11
Multi-location dealer Camping World Inc. still holds a commanding lead for new retail sales and continued to see increases in unit growth in both the motorized and towable sales categories in 2011, according to an annual report by Grand Rapids, Mich.-based Statistical Surveys Inc.
• Top multi-lot towable dealer: Camping World
• Top multi-lot motorized dealer: Camping World
• Top single lot towable dealer: RV Wholesalers Inc., Lakeview, Ohio
• Top single lot motorized dealer: Lazydays RV Supercenter, Seffner, Fla.
Statistical Surveys reported that Wixom, Mich.-based General RV Center, Camping World’s nearest competitor in the multiple location category, registered a 16.73% unit sale increase in 2011.
Lazydays continues to be the largest single lot motorized dealer by a substantial margin, while Motor Home Specialist, Alvarado, Texas, was No. 2, gaining an impressive 144.25% for 2011 in unit sales.
Lakeview Ohio,-based RV Wholesalers Inc. ranked as the largest single lot towable dealer for the second year in a row followed by: Holman Motors, Batavia, Ohio (11.04% increase); Cheyenne Camping Center, Walcott, Iowa (40.72%); and Terrytown RV, Grand Rapids, Mich. (21.85%).