Camping World Holdings announced its acquisition of Jack Sisemore Traveland in Amarillo, Texas. Camping World currently operates full-service SuperCenters in Anthony, Cleburne, Houston, Lubbock, Mesquite, San Antonio, Sherman, and Tyler, Texas and retail accessory stores in both Denton and Fort Worth. The Jack Sisemore Traveland acquisition further expands the market footprint, increasing Camping World’s current presence in the state of Texas to eleven locations.Read More
Camping World Holdings, a network of RV-focused retail locations, has announced to purchase TheHouse.com, an online retailer specializing in bikes, sailboards, skateboards, wakeboards, snowboards and outdoor gear.
The acquisition will build on and complement the foundation already in place to serve customers across the Camping World RV SuperCenter network and positions the company for faster e-commerce growth by expanding customer reach and adding new product offerings. Camping World recently acquired certain assets of Gander Mountain, a leader in the hunting, fishing, camping and outdoor gear market and Overton’s, which features boating and marine accessories.
According to Camping World management, Camping World and TheHouse.com will maintain distinct brands, with Camping World focusing on the outdoor camping and RV industry, while TheHouse.com continues to provide a unique experience for the active outdoor lifestyles.
This new acquisition, coupled with their recent acquisition of Overtons.com and GanderOutdoors.com, continues Camping World’s focus on serving the needs of outdoor enthusiasts and furthers the company’s strategy of diversifying their customer base.Read More
Camping World announced that it acquired American RV located in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Camping World currently operates a SuperCenter in Houghton Lake and retail accessory stores in both Belleville and Grand Rapids, MI. With the American RV acquisition, the Camping World Grand Rapids location will now convert into a full-service Camping World SuperCenter, further expanding the market footprint, and increasing Camping World’s current presence in the state of Michigan.Read More
Responding to the strong interest in security related companies from strategic and financial buyers, the Illinois Security Professionals Association (ISPA) asked Rich Jackim to write an article for its monthly newsletter on the 5 Ways to Maximize the Value of Your Private Security Company.Read More
LCI Industries announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Lippert Components, has acquired Metallarte, a Siena, Italy-based manufacturer of entry and compartment doors, and its subsidiary, RV Doors, a Venice, Italy-based manufacturer of driver-side doors, for the European caravan (RV) market. Revenues of Metallarte in 2016 were approximately $12 million. LCI paid a reported $16.8 million in cash at closing, plus an earnout based on future sales.Read More