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November 14, 2012

LEVIS, Québec (BRAIN) — Canadian bike distributor Lambert has appointed Edward P. Wright as national sales director and Edouard Lauzier as sales manager for the Quebec and Atlantic markets.

Posted in International
November 14, 2012

MANCHESTER, NH (BRAIN) — Pedros has signed on as a supplier partner with The Bike Cooperative, bringing the total number of rebate-paying industry brands in the co-op to 41.

Posted in Industry News
November 14, 2012

HEERENVEEN, Netherlands (BRAIN) — The Accell Group is anticipating higher sales during the second half of the year, and for full-year revenue to exceed 2011’s numbers.

Posted in International
November 14, 2012

EUGENE, OR (BRAIN) — Bike Friday is recalling about 3,800 Tikit folding bikes as part of a voluntary recall in cooperation with the Consumer Product Safety Commission.

The handlebar stem on the Tikit can break. So far Bike Friday has received six reports of breakage, two of which resulted in injuries.

Posted in Recalls
November 13, 2012

VAN NUYS, CA (BRAIN) — Continuing economic concerns, particularly in Europe, coupled with back-to-back tough snow seasons led to inflated retail inventories and flat sales during the third quarter for Easton-Bell Sports.

Posted in Industry News
November 13, 2012

CARLSBAD, CA (BRAIN) — Eyewear supplier Spy reported an 8 percent increase in net sales during the third quarter and 10 percent uptick through the first nine months of the year.

Posted in Industry News
November 13, 2012

WATERLOO, WI (BRAIN) — A new book written by Trek president John Burke becomes available Wednesday through Trek retailers, Amazon and iBooks.

Posted in New Products
November 13, 2012

VISTA, CA (BRAIN)—Electra Bicycle Company recently relocated to a larger office space and distribution center.

Posted in North America
November 13, 2012
MRP's Paul Aieta

TAICHUNG, Taiwan (BRAIN) — U.S.-based White Brothers is assembling its newest generation Loop Series suspension forks in Taiwan to serve its OE customers.

Posted in International
November 13, 2012
Hutchinson's Kevin Buchet. Photo: Nicole Formosa

TAICHUNG, Taiwan (BRAIN) — Hutchinson is courting U.S. product managers with a more North American centric line-up designed to jumpstart its three-year goal to break into the top three tire brands in the market.

Posted in International

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