WIXOM, MI--(Marketwired - Sep 16, 2013) - General RV Center, nationally recognized as the nation's Largest Family owned RV dealer, announced its plans to open a second Florida location in Tampa. The Florida RV industry is booming. Based on a report from Statistical Surveys Inc., motorhome registrations are up 29 percent and towable registrations are up 11.4 percent over last year thorough May 2013.
The 83,000 square foot facility will be featured on 30 acres adjacent to Interstate 4 in Dover, between the McIntosh Road and Forbes Road exits. The General RV super center will feature an RV service center, as well as a parts and sales show room. General RV will bring approximately 70 new jobs to the area. Lance Wilson, Florida Recreation Vehicle Trade Association, Executive Director had this to say, "We're pleased that a company of the quality and stature of General RV has decided to expand their footprint in Florida. It will be good for the industry and the Tampa area." Construction is scheduled to begin soon with expected completion in fall 2014.
General RV Center has locations in Michigan, Florida, Ohio, Illinois and Utah. A family owned company who has provided over 50 years of sales and service. Founded in Michigan, this second Florida location is just one more step toward a bright future for one of the fastest growing companies in the nation.
For more information, call Dennis Anderson at (248) 866-4657. General RV Center is the largest family owned RV retailer in the U.S. and provides RV parts, service, rentals, RV insurance, and financing. General RV Center is listed in the 2013 Top 40 Fastest Growing Michigan based Companies by Crain's Detroit Business.