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  1. Kent International wins Wal-Mart award

    Left to right: Anne Marie Kehoe, vice president of Walmart, Tiffany Blankenship, vice president of Kent, Arnold Kamler, chairman of Kent, Reid Thornton, senior buyer

    For one, Kent’s U.S. production supports Wal-Mart’s Buy American Campaign, but the Clarendon-made bikes can also be delivered to Wal-Mart at a higher level of assembly than bikes made in China.  “Wal-Mart has ...

    Posted February 19, 2016 in North America

  2. Made-in-America bikes hit Wal-Mart

    in America' commitment." In 2013, Wal-Mart pledged to boost sourcing of U.S. products by $250 billion ...

    Posted February 10, 2015 in North America

  3. News Briefs

    selling to Wal-mart since 1998; the company supplies most of the Genesis brand bikes that the chain now ...

    Posted April 23, 2012 in North America

  4. Kent International to open South Carolina bike factory

    raising assembly efficiency for in-store personnel. In addition to Wal-Mart, Kent is a major supplier ...

    Posted January 23, 2014 in North America

  5. Bentonville Turns to Italy for Carbon

    FC is available for purchase on-line or it can be shipped free to a buyer’s nearest Wal-Mart store ...

    Posted October 16, 2007 in North America

  6. Industry legend, Bill Quinn, dies at age 102

    of Wal-Mart, having watched the discounter kill off hundreds of small businesses throughout dozens of rural Texas towns. The small-town businesses simply could not beat Wal-Mart prices. His observations led to his best-selling book, "How Wal-Mart is Destroying America (and the World) And What You Can Do ...

    Posted September 10, 2014 in North America

  7. Schwinn launches redesigned children's line, SmartStart

    retailers including Target, Toys R Us and Wal-Mart, with pricing starting at less than $100. The bikes ...

    Posted April 6, 2016 in New Products

  8. Kent Sees Surge in Sales to IBDs

    fit for a minimal surcharge over Wal-Mart, the sale is easy. However, Rizzi did say ...

    Posted July 15, 2011 in North America

  9. QBP becomes Birzman's exclusive US distributor

    such as Amazon, Wal-Mart, Sears or eBay. QBP has added Lauren Ziedonis as sales manager to support the brand. ...

    Posted April 14, 2015 in North America

  10. Garmin Moves to IBD Strategy

    can control the future. “I have no problem matching WalMart’s price and refunding them ...

    Posted March 29, 2009 in North America