LINCOLNSHIRE, IL–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Camping World Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CWH) (“Camping World”), America’s recreational retailer, today announced an agreement to acquire New River, AZ-based retailer Anthem RV and a new location in Surprise, AZ to be built, both of which will serve the greater Phoenix area. The acquisition of the dealership operating in New River, AZ is expected to close next month and will complement Camping World’s existing locations in Avondale, Mesa and Tucson.
“This acquisition further accelerates our growth strategy in 2022 by providing additional service and superior products to our growing customer base in the Southwest,” said Marcus Lemonis, CEO and Chairman of Camping World. “For over 10 years, Anthem RV has been highly respected in Arizona, with a strong culture of providing customers with superior choice and service. We see this acquisition as a unique opportunity to rapidly expand our presence in this top RV market.”
Located at 44019 North Black Canyon Highway, New River, AZ just off Interstate 17, the operating dealership will transition to the Camping World brand upon closing. The SuperCenter will offer a wide selection of new and used RVs from top manufacturers, as well as a full line of RV and outdoor products and accessories, as well as the full portfolio of Good Sam products and services.
About Camping World Holdings, Inc.
Headquartered in Lincolnshire, IL, Camping World Holdings, Inc. is (together with its subsidiaries) America’s largest retailer of RV and related products and services. Our vision is to build a long-term legacy business that makes RV travel fun and easy, and our Camping World and Good Sam brands have been serving RV customers since 1966. We strive to create long-term value for our customers, employees and shareholders create by combining a unique and comprehensive range of RV products and services with a national network of RV dealers, service centers and customer service centers together with the most comprehensive online presence in the industry and a highly qualified and knowledgeable team of employees, bringing the RV lifestyle to our customers provide , and the communities in which we operate. We also believe that our Good Sam organization and family of programs and services uniquely enable us to connect with our customers as stewards of the RV enthusiast community and lifestyle. With RV sales and service locations in 42 states, Camping World has grown to become one of the premier travel destinations for RVs of all types. Visit www.CampingWorld.com for more information.
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