BRAIN Staff

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February 29, 2016
The new METREA group.

OSAKA, Japan (BRAIN) — Shimano offered a first-look at new mountain and road components, lifting the press embargo on the first 2017 components to be talked about this year Monday morning (midnight, March 1, Osaka time).

Posted in Product/Tech
February 29, 2016
Burke with Tony Lo on the Velo-City stage on Monday.

Bikenomics deciphered in Velo-city Global 2016
Press release
Taipei (Taiwan)
29th February 2016
For immediate release

Posted in International
February 29, 2016

SCOTTS VALLEY, Calif. (BRAIN) — Fox Factory Holding Corp. posted nearly 30 percent growth in revenue in the fourth quarter of 2015, the company announced Monday. Sales for the quarter totaled $95.7 million, compared with $74.1 million for the same quarter the previous year.

Posted in North America
Suspension brand sees double-digit growth in fourth-quarter and full-year sales thanks to acquisition of RaceFace/Easton.
February 29, 2016

POZZOLEONE, Italy (BRAIN) — Italian shoes, saddle and accessories brand Fizik has hired Scott Ballantyne as marketing director to grow its brand presence in North America.

Posted in North America
February 29, 2016

LONG BEACH, Calif. (BRAIN) — Due to continued demand for products sourced from Taiwan, ACT Lab will open an independent third-party product safety and compliance testing facility in Taichung, Taiwan, in the third quarter of this year, the company announced.  

Posted in International
February 26, 2016

LONGMONT, Colo. (BRAIN) — Cannondale told its U.S. dealers Friday that it would launch a bike discount promotion in March and April, similar to that announced by Specialized, Trek and Giant recently.

Posted in Retail News
UPDATED with Cannondale statement.
February 26, 2016

LAGUNA BEACH, Calif. (BRAIN) — Crankbrothers has announced the appointment of Peter Duynslaeger as its global sales director. Duynslaeger will be based in Crankbrothers' headquarters in Laguna Beach.

Posted in North America
February 26, 2016
NAHBS exhibitors setting up this week. Courtesy photo.

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (BRAIN) — The 12th annual North American Handmade Bicycle Show opened Friday at the Sacramento Convention Center and runs through Sunday. The show has more than 150 exhibitors and organizers expect attendance to exceed the record set the last time the show was in Sacramento, in 2012.

Posted in North America
February 26, 2016

HEERENVEEN, Netherlands (BRAIN) — Accell Group is reporting that its global profits and revenues were up significantly in 2015, largely thanks to e-bike sales in Europe.

Posted in International
Global revenues were up 9% last year thanks to e-bikes; profits up 33 percent.
February 26, 2016

BOULDER, Colo. (BRAIN) — PeopleForBikes is leading an immersive study tour in Copenhagen, Denmark, from June 6-11.

Posted in Industry News

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