BRAIN Staff

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November 16, 2012

Editor’s note: The following piece was written by Tom Demerly, writer and photographer for Felt Bicycles, for his blog. It has been edited for length.

Posted in Opinion/Analysis
November 16, 2012

OXNARD, CA (BRAIN) — Ursus’ double-leg kickstand called the Jumbo is ideal for use with electric bikes, cargo bikes and heavy cruisers.

Posted in New Products
November 16, 2012

MUKILTEO, WA (BRAIN) — Full Speed Ahead has shifted to earlier hours at its U.S. office outside of Seattle to better accommodate retailers on the East Coast.

Posted in Industry News
November 16, 2012

VICENZA, Italy (BRAIN) — Campagnolo has hired Joshua Riddle to coordinate and implement a global marketing strategy for the company’s brands. Riddle’s background includes stints at Trek Bicycle and Pinarello, as well as work in Europe and Latin America.

Posted in Industry News
November 15, 2012

NANJING, China (BRAIN) — Organizers of the Asia Bike show announced that they are moving the trade show into October to avoid overlapping with the Chinese Moon Festival holiday, which falls Sept. 19-21.

Posted in International
November 15, 2012
Magnesium castings at the SR Suntour factory near Taichung.

TAICHUNG, Taiwan (BRAIN) — The industry's major bike makers sent product managers to the heart of Taiwan's manufacturing area this week to consider products for complete bikes that bike shops won't see until later 2013 or later.

Posted in Product/Tech
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

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