With the improving consumption capacity of Chinese people and their continuous pursue for high-quality lifestyle, China's caravan vehicle industry saw rapid growth in recently years. As a response to this trend, Messe Düsseldorf (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. launched a brand new exhibition for the Chinese market in 2012: the first All in CARAVANING, tailored to meet the specific needs in China and Asia.
Leisure-vehicle holidaying is more popular in Germany than ever before – an evolution reflected by the fact that demand for new, used and rented motor caravans and caravans has been growing for some years now.
French-based Rapido Group, owner of the Westfalia brand, announced that it signed a binding letter of intent to acquire substantially all of the assets related to the Roadtrek RV brand, an operating division of Erwin Hymer Group North America Inc. (EHGNA) which is in the midst of receivership proceedings.
Drew Industries Incorporated (NYSE: DW), a leading supplier of components for recreational vehicles (RVs) and manufactured homes, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Lippert Components, Inc. (LCI®), has acquired Project 2000 S.r.l., a Florence, Italy-based manufacturer of motorized entry steps, bed lifts and RV accessories. Sales of the acquired business for 2015 were approximately €10 million.
LAMILUX is expanding and investing: In recent months, the family-managed company built a new production plant for fibre-reinforced plastics and a new office building at its administration and production site in Rehau.