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  1. Shimano introduces action camera for bike and fishing markets

    The CM-1000 is the first product from Shimano's Lifestyle Gear Division that targets the fishing and cycling markets. Shimano said the camera integrates with existing Shimano electronics in its fishing ...

    Posted February 3, 2014 in New Products

  2. Shimano sales rise 10% in 2013

    performance. Sales of Shimano’s fishing products, driven by new products, grew 13 percent to $527.2 million ...

    Posted February 5, 2014 in International

  3. Shimano to offer wireless computer integrated with Di2

    with a new Shimano PRO computer; the company said it will soon be compatible with other bike computers, with which it will communicate via the ANT+ wireless system. The Di2 Wireless Unit (Shimano product ...

    Posted February 2, 2014 in New Products

  4. Fred Clements: Dealers speak out about the "S"-Word

    difficult for them to carry Shimano products without looking like price-gougers. Distributors face pressures ...

    Posted February 4, 2015 in Opinion/Analysis

  5. Kona goes deeper into road, mountain for 2016

    Shimano disc brakes and a 150mm thru axle carbon fork. Several 2016 models are shipping now. ...

    Posted August 7, 2015 in North America

  6. Kozo Shimano Leaves Shimano

    to Kozo Shimano’s departure from Shimano last Thursday. “We sent out a notice to customers—key ...

    Posted October 28, 2008 in North America

  7. VP Components targets Shimano’s hold on pedal sales

    Erik Saunders, VP's brand manager in the U.S.

    additional aftermarket sales in the U.S. market. After all, Shimano is trimming its U.S. distribution network from 18 to six and as of Jan. 1, 2014, dealers must order Shimano pedals direct from ...

    Posted November 5, 2013 in Product/Tech

  8. Shimano announces pricing on new road parts

    The R785 lever.

    IRVINE, CA (BRAIN) — Shimano American has released MSRPs on its new 11-speed Ultegra Di2 group and its hydraulic road disc brakes. The new R785 model hydraulic brakes will be available in a kit including levers, calipers and hoses for $699.99 MSRP. The calipers will be available ...

    Posted December 9, 2013 in Product/Tech

  9. Shimano sales climb 9 percent year to date

    After many quarters of slow sales growth, Shimano’s fishing sales grew 11 percent to $410 million ...

    Posted October 30, 2013 in International

  10. MicroShift’s role as a Shimano replacement is not without pressure

    MicroShift's mountain bike shifter test machine.

    and triple-chainring options and the task of being an option to Shimano is daunting. “If a product manager wants ...

    Posted November 6, 2013 in Product/Tech