Camping World and Good Sam Celebrate Grand Opening of SuperCenter in Harrisburg Market
On: April 15, 2015 Filed Under: Member News
April 15, 2015 (Chicago, IL) – Camping World, the nation’s largest RV and outdoor retailer, and Good Sam, the world’s largest RV owners organization, announce the expansion and renaming of Grumbine’s RV Center in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, which was founded in 1971 and joined the Camping World RV Sales dealer network in 2004, to officially be renamed as Camping World of Harrisburg. The SuperCenter is now available for one-stop shopping for everything RV related and offers a wide array of RV sales, service, parts and accessories for the outdoor enthusiast. Camping World of Harrisburg is a part of a dealer network that spans over 100 Camping World SuperCenter across the U.S. and will host a grand opening event from April 16 through the 26 to kick-off the newly renovated facility and new parts and accessory store.
Camping World of Harrisburg is located at 7501 Allentown Boulevard in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, and is a short drive from local attractions such as Hersheypark and Hershey’s Chocolate World. The facility began renovations in 2014 to include an 8,400 square-foot Camping World retail store on-site, which proudly features over 10,000 RV and camping products and accessories.
“Going through a rebranding and renaming process with an established, successful RV dealership marks a new beginning, evolution and ever-changing business dynamics,” states Marcus Lemonis, CEO and Chairman of Camping World and Good Sam and host of CNBC’s The Profit. “This transition has been in the works for some time, and to see it come to fulfillment has been outstanding, and we’re elated to now offer our customers a wide array of services at our Harrisburg SuperCenter.”
The grand opening celebration will begin on Thursday, April 16 and run through Sunday, April 26, and will feature grand opening price specials, a ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, April 16 at noon attended by the local Chamber of Commerce, and a live radio remote on Saturday, April 18 from 1pm-3pm with WQXA, 105.7FM. In addition, free lunch will also be offered on Saturdays during the grand opening event, April 18 and April 25, from 11am to 1pm.
Customers will find bargains on hundreds of new and pre-owned motorhomes and towables RVs from the finest manufacturers and brands including Winnebago Industries, Fleetwood, Thor Motor Coach, Itasca, Coleman, Heartland, Keystone, Forest River, Crossroads, Monaco, Holiday Rambler, Jayco, Starcraft, Coachmen and many more.
On the accessory side, the new location will feature new and innovative products including interactive displays and customer experiences from the top vendors such as Dometic, Honda, Thetford, Goodyear, Winegard, ADCO, Camco, Roadmaster, Husky, Reese, Cequent, Exide, Ultra-Fab, Coleman, Valterra, Dicor, Champion, Rand McNally, Max-Air, BAL, Furrion, Select Comfort, ASA Electronics, Cummins, Onan, WFCO, Weber, HWH, Presto-Fit, Stromberg-Carlson, Atwood, RDK Products, Magellan, King Controls, Charbroil, Amerigas, Exxon Mobil products, Norcold and many more. Camping World also creates and carries its own private label lines of exclusive products for the RV, outdoor and home markets.
For more information about Camping World of Harrisburg, please visit www.campingworld.com.
About Camping World & Good Sam
Both founded in 1966, Camping World is America’s #1 source for RVs, camping accessories, RV maintenance and repair and Good Sam is the world’s largest RV owners organization offering helpful technical tips, vacation planning, extended warranty, magazine subscriptions, roadside assistance and more to serve the outdoor enthusiast. Partnered together, Camping World and Good Sam offer more to those who love the RV lifestyle by offering one-stop shopping and resources for everything RV and outdoors.
Camping World features over 10,000 quality products located at over 100 SuperCenters nationwide, easy online and catalog shopping at www.campingworld.com as well as stocking a wide selection of new and used trailers and motorhomes from top RV manufacturers. Good Sam members receive cost-saving benefits and services, plus loads of valuable RV information and travel tips to get you ready for your next adventure. Additionally, Good Sam represents more than 1,500 local RV chapters designed to bring RVers together from similar geographic regions for group camping excursions. Camping World is the title sponsor of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series™ in addition to the Official RV and Outdoor Retailer of NASCAR®.
Individuals interested in applying for a position with Camping World may visit http://www.campingworldgoodsamjobs.com/
About Marcus Lemonis
Marcus Lemonis is an entrepreneur, investor, television personality, and chairman and CEO of Marcus Lemonis LLC as well as Camping World and Good Sam Enterprises. Camping World is the nation’s largest RV and outdoor retailer, and Good Sam is the world’s largest RV owner’s organization. Visit www.campingworld.com
Lemonis is also known as the “business turnaround king” and host of CNBC’s prime time reality series, The Profit, in which he lends his expertise to struggling small businesses around the country and judges businesses based on a “Three P” principle: People, Process, and Product. The Profit returns Tuesday, May 12th, 2015 on CNBC.
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