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  1. Primal Wear Donates to TFK

    DENVER, CO (BRAIN)—Primal Wear recently donated 1,000 custom Trips for Kids jerseys to Trips for Kids International. Trips for Kids International plans to distribute the jerseys among its 69 chapters in the United States, Canada and Israel to be used as incentives ...

    Posted August 31, 2010 in North America

  2. IBD Sees Growth in September

    BOULDER, CO (BRAIN)—Merchandise sales at cycling specialty retail totaled $243 million in September, up 5 percent from September 2009, according to the Leisure Trends Group. Bicycle sales were up 2 percent in units for the period, but a 6 percent increase in average selling price pushed total ...

    Posted October 27, 2010 in Retail News

  3. Colorado's High Gear Cyclery Closing

    LONGMONT, CO (BRAIN)—After 23 years in business Colorado's High Gear Cyclery is closing in the next couple of weeks due to the tumultuous economy. “This decision has been one of the most difficult in those 23 years, but the economy has battered us and I have no choice,” owner Buzz ...

    Posted June 3, 2009 in Retail News

  4. Osprey Holding Fundraiser at Demo

    CORTEZ, CO (BRAIN)—Osprey Packs will be holding a fundraiser for the nonprofit 88Bikes at the Interbike OutDoor Demo in Las Vegas next month. On September 20 and 21, Osprey will be offering their cycling-specific Raptor hydration packs in exchange for donations to 88Bikes. Interbike attendees can receive ...

    Posted August 24, 2010 in North America

  5. Giant Manufacturing Plans China Plant

    TAIPEI, Taiwan (BRAIN)—Taiwan's Giant Manufacturing Co, the world's largest bicycle maker by revenue, is planning to invest an initial $36 million (USD) on a new bicycle and electric car plant in eastern China, according to the AFP news organization. Giant said it will start ...

    Posted April 13, 2010 in International

  6. VeloNews Hires New Tech Editor

    BOULDER, CO (BRAIN)—The Competitor Group (CGI) has hired veteran ProTour mechanic Nick Legan as VeloNews' technical editor for the magazine and Web site. “We’re delighted to have such a knowledgeable and articulate mechanic join our team,” said Ben Delaney, editor-in-chief ...

    Posted October 20, 2010 in North America

  7. The Hub Opens in Long Beach

    on their bikes," he said. Those who volunteer their time at the co-op get to use it for free. The Hub ...

    Posted April 8, 2010 in Opinion/Analysis

  8. Industry Veteran Okawa Passes Away

    incredibly unassuming,” Neugent said. SmartEtailing co-founder Mark Graff remembers scheduling his first ...

    Posted January 4, 2011 in North America

  9. Wallenfels Joins Timbuk2 as CEO

    SAN FRANCISCO, CA (BRAIN)—Timbuk2 has hired Mike Wallenfels to be its new CEO. He started his new position yesterday. Mountain Hardwear named Kirk Richardson interim president while the company searches to replace Wallenfels, who co-founded Mountain Hardwear in 1993 and continued ...

    Posted November 9, 2009 in North America

  10. CamelBak Hires Chief Marketing Officer

    experience from his time as brand manager at Mountain Dew and All Sport at PepsiCo. In his new role, ...

    Posted October 18, 2010 in North America