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September 11, 2013

INDIANAPOLIS, IN (BRAIN) — Joshua Poertner, the former technical director of Zipp Speed Weaponry, has purchased the legendary Italian pump brand, Silca, and plans to relocated the brand and all its production to Indianapolis.

Posted in International
September 11, 2013

BOULDER, CO (BRAIN) — Market research firm Leisure Trends Group is hosting a one-hour webinar Thursday, September 12, to discuss retail sales trends as a warm-up for the upcoming Interbike show.

Posted in North America
September 11, 2013

TORONTO, Ontario (BRAIN) — KindHuman is releasing a line of three steel framesets to complement the carbon fiber models it announced earlier this year. The line consists of three models for road, cyclocross and mountain biking all made in the United States. 

Posted in Product/Tech
September 11, 2013

DENVER, CO (BRAIN) — Sampson Sports' new Fondo pedals were developed to provide ease of use and high-performance. 

Posted in New Products
September 10, 2013

JACKSONVILLE, FL (BRAIN) —Athletic recovery brand 110% has hired Austin Chow as president. 

Posted in North America
September 10, 2013

BEAVERTON, OR (BRAIN) — Yakima Products has hired two new sales directors.

Justin Manthe has been named director of sales, West, and Ben Tindall is director of sales, East. BEach report to Jason McGibbon, the senior director of sales for North America.

Posted in North America
September 10, 2013

FORT COLLINS, CO (BRAIN) — Swobo has hired Kevin Murphy as director of sales and marketing.

Posted in North America
September 10, 2013

PLYMOUTH, MI (BRAIN) — Cequent Performance Products, the maker of ROLA auto racks and cargo boxes, doubled the office space at its headquarters this summer and updated existing areas. 

Posted in North America
September 10, 2013

MACON, GA (BRAIN) — Thomson's new titanium riser bar is 780mm wide with a 15mm rise. Backsweep is 8 degrees, upsweep is 5 degrees.

Thomson says that while titanium is not as light as carbon, it has "an unparralled ride. Strength and beauty count for something as well."

Posted in New Products
September 10, 2013

BOULDER, CO (BRAIN) — Supporters of the Bicycle Product Suppliers Association are hoping to push its membership count to over 100 companies for the first time for the organization's 100th anniversary next year.

Posted in North America

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