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  1. A-Team Hits Tour's Halfway Point

    Margevicius suggested to Giant’s Tony Lo that adding a few extra kilometers would make for better memories. ...

    Posted May 8, 2008 in North America

  2. Blue Signs Mexican Distribution Deal

    Blue’s multi-sport bikes in national and international events. The company also manufacturers road, ...

    Posted October 28, 2008 in North America

  3. Lazer Helmets Establishes U.S. Office

    MINNEAPOLIS, MN (BRAIN)—Christopher Smith, formerly of Time Sport USA and a 20-year veteran of the bicycle industry, has established an office in the United States for Lazer Helmets, a Belgian designer and manufacturer of bicycle, motorcycle and leisure helmets. Smith will work to increase the brand awareness ...

    Posted March 12, 2009 in North America

  4. Oakley Boosts Parent in Difficult Q4

    of Luxottica. At the same time, the company took a number of significant steps within its manufacturing ...

    Posted March 12, 2009 in North America

  5. Oregon Companies Keep Production Local

    EUGENE, OR (BRAIN)—In an industry where outsourced production is more often the rule than the exception, two small Oregon companies have bucked the trend by building their brands based on local manufacturing. Bike Friday manufactures about 3,000 folding single, tandem ...

    Posted December 30, 2008 in North America

  6. OC Businessman to Create Local Races

    MISSION VIEJO, CA (BRAIN)—Shane Fishbein saw a need which he's about to fill, with the help of several prominent California manufacturers and retailers. "From what I sense, there is a demand for an increase in local races and riding events," said Fishbein, owner of Core Chiropractic ...

    Posted January 4, 2009 in North America

  7. Iron Horse Creditors Allege Misconduct

    Horse’s inventory of complete bikes held in various U.S. warehouses—most of which had been manufactured ...

    Posted April 1, 2009 in North America

  8. Merckx Selling Majority Interest

    CHARLOTTE, NC (BRAIN)—Bicycling Legend Eddy Merckx is selling majority interest of his bicycle manufacturing company, but will still retain an unknown amount of minority shares. Merckx, 63, will sell the majority shares of his business to Sobradis, a Belgian holding company, run ...

    Posted October 24, 2008 in North America

  9. Shimano Recalling Dura Ace Wheels

    WASHINGTON, D.C. (BRAIN)—The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Shimano American Corp., have voluntary recalled about 275 Dura Ace Carbon Clincher wheels. The manufacturer is Shimano Components SDN of Johor, Malaysia. The rim surface and spoke hole plugs ...

    Posted October 23, 2008 in Recalls

  10. Castelli USA Launches Servizio Corse

    PORTLAND, OR (BRAIN)—Custom and team apparel from Castelli is now available from Castelli USA, which entered into an agreement with its Italian partner, to market and manufacture team gear in the U.S. The new business venture is named Servizio Corse. “Servizio Corse will import fabrics ...

    Posted October 22, 2008 in North America