Follow Bicycle Retailer

You are here

Search

Search results

  1. Torcano Industries hires reps for Southern California

    LAKE FOREST, Calif. (BRAIN) — Distributor Torcano Industries has hired two new outside reps for Southern California — Dennis Barrett and Sean Kneale of Evolution Sports Marketing. Barrett will cover Santa Barbara and Los Angeles counties, while Kneale will cover Orange, Riverside and San Diego ...

    Posted May 21, 2014 in North America

  2. VP launches sample program for its independent sales reps

    SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (BRAIN) — VP Components has created a sample program for its outside sales reps who serve distributors. The company said the program is designed to help reps increase their sales to distributors of its growing line of clipless pedals. The program includes incentives ...

    Posted May 30, 2014 in North America

  3. 2XU opens second retail store, hires USA president

    in the U.S. The company's first U.S. location opened in Santa Monica, Calif., in May 2013. The retail ...

    Posted June 9, 2014 in Retail News

  4. X-Fusion Sweep 27.5-inch fork

    SANTA CRUZ, CA (BRAIN) — The Sweep is the newest addition to X-Fusion’s 34-millimeter-stanchion line of forks. Joining the Slant (26-inch) and the Trace (29er), the Sweep is a dedicated 27.5-inch-wheel fork.  What sets it apart from other forks as a dedicated 27.5-inch (or 650b) fork, X-Fusion ...

    Posted April 29, 2013 in New Products

  5. Family-oriented shops thrive in glitzy South Beach

    Fritz's Skate Bike & Surf opened in 1989 to sell and rent Rollerblades.

    Fritz's has experimented with high-end bikes from Seven and Santa Cruz, but most bike sales now are well ...

    Posted February 7, 2014 in Retail News

  6. SRAM replacement road hydraulic brakes shipping

    As of Tuesday, Race Pace had received one set of disc brake replacements. Bike n Sport in Santa Fe, N.M., ...

    Posted May 21, 2014 in Industry News

  7. Cyclists worry about HWY 1 rumble strips

    drives onto the bumps. CalTrans is considering the rumble strips north of Santa Cruz, from Milepost ...

    Posted February 28, 2012 in North America

  8. Amgen Tour of California

    race include eight new locales – Davis, Santa Cruz, Merced, Clovis, Visalia, Paso Robles, Rancho Bernardo and Escondido – that will join Sacramento, Santa Rosa, Sausalito, San Jose, Modesto, Solvang, Santa Clarita and Pasadena as host cities along the route. ...

    Posted October 3, 2008

  9. Retrofitz turns regular shoes into cycling cleats

    Retrofitz cyclocross race day shoe conversion

    SANTA CRUZ, CA (BRAIN) — A new company, Retrofitz, will convert nearly any street shoe into an SPD cleat-compatible cycling shoe. Among its standard offerings is a cross-country running shoe converted into a super light "race day" shoe for cyclocross or mountain ...

    Posted February 19, 2013 in New Products

  10. X-Fusion sales up 20 percent, company says

    SANTA CRUZ, CA (BRAIN) — Suspension brand X-Fusion's sales were up 20 percent last year, the company announced this week. The company  said sales were driven by the introduction of three new fork models, steady sales in rear shocks, and growth in the dropper-post market. "The ...

    Posted February 12, 2013 in Industry News

Pages