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The Great Outdoors RV Announces Partnership with Top Off-grid Manufacturer Taxa Outdoors

Monday, April 5, 2021 - 3:00pm

"We're proud to partner with TAXA here at The Great Outdoors," says Matt Brown, General Manager of TGORV.

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  • "We're proud to partner with TAXA here at The Great Outdoors," says Matt Brown, General Manager of TGORV.
  • We've found a product that allows the true off-grid enthusiast to take off-road, and truly get lost in the great outdoors.
  • Providing a unique experience for the RV enthusiast, The Great Outdoors RV is a locally-owned RV retailer based in Greeley, Colorado.
  • TAXA Outdoors attracts a diverse demographic including RV users, but primarily those who love camping and the outdoors but require more than a tent.

Newly Launched Blog Woodworker101.com Shows How to Shape Wood Just the Perfect Way

Saturday, April 3, 2021 - 8:00pm

It requires a lot of dedication and practice, and woodworker101.com brings all the guidance needed for those who are passionate about woodworking.

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  • It requires a lot of dedication and practice, and woodworker101.com brings all the guidance needed for those who are passionate about woodworking.
  • Learning skills along the way in the use of woodworking joints, and using woodworking clamps for your projects.
  • Woodworking books mentioned in the blog showcases innovative ways to improve your specialized approach and open up new avenues in popular woodworking.
  • The blog puts together a list of the best woodworking books, along with specialized notes and recommendations from experts who have mastered the craft.

RVing and camping ranked as the safest travel options in USA for 2021

Tuesday, March 30, 2021 - 5:00pm

OTTAWA, ON, March 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -Today, RVezy, North America's most trusted peer-to-peer RV rental marketplace, revealed findings from a new travel survey (conducted by Abacus Data) highlighting the impact of COVID-19 on American travel plans for 2021.

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  • OTTAWA, ON, March 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -Today, RVezy, North America's most trusted peer-to-peer RV rental marketplace, revealed findings from a new travel survey (conducted by Abacus Data) highlighting the impact of COVID-19 on American travel plans for 2021.
  • According to RVezy's new survey, RVing and camping ranked as the safest travel options for 2021, with 66% of Americans considering the activities as not risky.
  • "Our survey results show that Americans consider RVing and Camping almost twice as safe as other types of accommodations such as staying in a hotel.
  • The majority of Americans (52%) consider RVing as one of the only safe travel options during COVID.

Campgrounds Report Advanced Bookings Up Over 50%

Tuesday, March 30, 2021 - 1:42pm

In a survey of 2,000 campgrounds and RV parks performed by CampgroundViews.com nearly two-thirds of respondents stated that their advanced bookings are up 50% over average for the 2021 camping season.

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  • In a survey of 2,000 campgrounds and RV parks performed by CampgroundViews.com nearly two-thirds of respondents stated that their advanced bookings are up 50% over average for the 2021 camping season.
  • 24% of respondents are seeing advanced bookings up over 80% for the same period.
  • "The outdoors and camping provide a safer alternative to other forms of travel and vacations," stated Mark Koep, Founder and CEO of CampgroundViews.com.
  • "We expect 2021 to be the year of camping with record numbers of Americans camping in tents, RVs and glamping accommodations."

Brits and the Great Outdoors: The Expert Camper Takes a Closer Look at the World of Camping in the UK

Thursday, March 25, 2021 - 5:47pm

Camping is a very popular staycation option, with a huge number of British people turning to camping in recent years.

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  • Camping is a very popular staycation option, with a huge number of British people turning to camping in recent years.
  • The Expert Camper has written an article that delves into the world of camping in Britain and analyses exactly how many campsites we have across the country.
  • Camping was first made popular in Britain during the late Victorian era, and since then camping has only gone from strength to strength.
  • According to The Expert Campers recent post, there are over 7000 campsites in the UK thats a pretty impressive amount!

New Jersey American Water Survey Finds Most Common Household Leaks During Fix a Leak Week

Monday, March 15, 2021 - 7:31pm

By conducting our survey, we were able to take a comprehensive snapshot of where we stand when it comes to water leaks and water conservation during this unprecedented time, said Thomas Shroba, Vice President of Operations, New Jersey American Water.

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  • By conducting our survey, we were able to take a comprehensive snapshot of where we stand when it comes to water leaks and water conservation during this unprecedented time, said Thomas Shroba, Vice President of Operations, New Jersey American Water.
  • New Jersey American Water is committed to fixing leaks by replacing or upgrading water infrastructure to continue to provide clean, safe, reliable water to customers.
  • New Jersey American Water, a subsidiary of American Water (NYSE: AWK), is the largest investor-owned water utility in the state, providing high-quality and reliable water and/or wastewater services to approximately 2.8 million people.
  • American Water provides safe, clean, affordable and reliable water services to our customers to help keep their lives flowing.

SLIQ Bubble Tent: The World is Your Bubble

Monday, March 8, 2021 - 2:00pm

NEW YORK, March 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- SLIQ, an American home and lifestyle solutions brand, is set to launch its limited edition SLIQ Bubble Tent .

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  • NEW YORK, March 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- SLIQ, an American home and lifestyle solutions brand, is set to launch its limited edition SLIQ Bubble Tent .
  • The bubble tent, made from a durable PVC material, provides a crystal-clear 360-degree view of surroundings, creating a picturesque environment for all occasions.
  • Whether the occasion is a backyard barbecue, special celebration, study group, or a camping trip, the SLIQ Bubble is an ideal solution.
  • The SLIQ Bubble Tent is available for purchase at www.gosliq.com for $299.

Woodcraft Supply Announces Selection of New Chief Financial Officer

Friday, March 5, 2021 - 7:20pm

PARKERSBURG, W.Va., March 5, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Woodcraft President and CEO Jack Bigger has announced the promotion of Director of Accounting Amanda Harris Silvus to Chief Financial Officer for the national retailer of woodworking tools, accessories and supplies.

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  • PARKERSBURG, W.Va., March 5, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Woodcraft President and CEO Jack Bigger has announced the promotion of Director of Accounting Amanda Harris Silvus to Chief Financial Officer for the national retailer of woodworking tools, accessories and supplies.
  • The entire Accounting Department and finances of Woodcraft are in very capable hands," Bigger said.
  • Harris Silvus joined the Woodcraft accounting department in 2007 as an Accounting Assistant and was later promoted to Accounting Manager and then Director of Accounting.
  • Prior to working at Woodcraft, she was employed at Marietta College, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in International Business Management.

Staffbase and Bananatag Merge Becoming the Global Leader in Internal Communication Technology

Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 1:00pm

CHEMNITZ, Germanyand VANCOUVER,BC, March 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Staffbase , a leading provider of internal communication platforms trusted by 400 global enterprise customers, announces it will merge with Canada-based internal communication solution provider Bananatag .

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  • CHEMNITZ, Germanyand VANCOUVER,BC, March 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Staffbase , a leading provider of internal communication platforms trusted by 400 global enterprise customers, announces it will merge with Canada-based internal communication solution provider Bananatag .
  • Bananatag and Staffbase believe that effective internal communication should be easy, measurable, and help unite companiestoday more than ever.
  • With this partnership, Staffbase and Bananatag will close the loop to their shared vision of creating a true end-to-end employee communication platform.
  • More information at bananatag.com
    Staffbase is a global market leader in mobile-first internal communication platforms for enterprise companies.

Johnson Outdoors Announces Cash Dividend

Friday, February 26, 2021 - 11:00am

RACINE, Wis., Feb. 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Johnson Outdoors Inc. (Nasdaq:JOUT), a leading global innovator of outdoor recreation equipment and technology, today announced approval by its Board of Directors of a quarterly cash dividend of $.21 per Class A share and $.191 per Class B share.

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  • RACINE, Wis., Feb. 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Johnson Outdoors Inc. (Nasdaq:JOUT), a leading global innovator of outdoor recreation equipment and technology, today announced approval by its Board of Directors of a quarterly cash dividend of $.21 per Class A share and $.191 per Class B share.
  • The quarterly cash dividend is payable on April 29, 2021, to shareholders of record at the close of business on April 15, 2021.
  • JOHNSON OUTDOORS is a leading global innovator of outdoor recreation equipment and technologies that inspire more people to experience the awe of the great outdoors.
  • Johnson Outdoors' iconic brands include: Old Town canoes and kayaks; Ocean Kayak; Carlisle paddles; Minn Kota fishing motors, batteries and anchors; Cannon downriggers; Humminbird marine electronics and charts; SCUBAPRO dive equipment; Jetboil outdoor cooking systems; and, Eureka!camping and hiking equipment.