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  1. Jay Graves retires, sells Bike Gallery

    Jay Graves

    Gallery owner Jay Graves has retired and handed over the reins of his Portland chain to Mike Olson, owner of Trek Bicycle Superstore of San Diego, California.  Graves is the second-generation owner of Bike Gallery, having started at the shop in 1974 at age 15 under his father, Bob Graves. The six-store chain, ...

    Posted November 30, 2012 in Retail News

  2. The 5th Spot

    Portland delegates Jay Graves of the Bike Gallery and Karl Rohde of the Bicycle Transportation Alliance go over their meeting schedule for their day at the Hill. Graves passed out the infamous flourescent bicycle pins that have become a hot item at the Summit this morning ...

    Posted March 12, 2009 in North America

  3. Jay Townley: 'Tough Love' is needed

    owners who don't understand why they have to change ... that they are out of time! Jay ...

    Posted February 24, 2015 in Retail News

  4. Champion System offers faster shipping, new 3D design lab

    weeks) has become "The new standard for our production and delivery turnarounds," said Jay ...

    Posted November 25, 2015 in North America

  5. Portland Sees Cycling Sink in 2009

    through the city. But Graves pointed to another more subtle issue faced by Portland and other ...

    Posted January 13, 2010 in Studies/Reports

  6. Keys to the shop

    what happens,” Graves said. A few days after Thanksgiving, Graves announced he had sold his ...

    Posted January 28, 2013 in Retail News

  7. Jay Townley to speak at recumbent trade show

    ST. CHARLES, Ill. (BRAIN) — Industry expert Jay Townley will share "The Top 10 Secrets of Super-Successful Bike Shops" in a pair of presentations at the 2014 Recumbent Cycle-Con Trade Show and Convention, set for Oct. 10-12 at the DuPage Expo Center outside of Chicago. Townley's seminars ...

    Posted April 29, 2014 in North America

  8. Dealer Tour LA: Westside retailers serve the rich and famous

    Our group rode along the Venice Beach bike path north to neighboring Santa Monica.

    ownership stake and became full owner in 2010. Jay Wolff, owner ...

    Posted November 11, 2015 in Retail News

  9. Mountainsmith revives Cyclesmith brand - only in Japan

    A photo from the homepage.

    market," said Jay Getzel, president of Mountainsmith. "We have worked very closely with Itochu ...

    Posted September 29, 2015 in International

  10. Taipei Show Abuzz with Talk of Pricing

    levels, they will be disappointed,” Graves told Lo. “But average consumers won’t have a clue. If the bike industry makes a big deal about prices, then it becomes a big deal among consumers,” Graves warned. ...

    Posted April 1, 2008 in North America