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  1. REI Lays Off 61 Amid Slowdown

    staff positions, and delay or eliminate some projects and programs. The co-op plans make several ...

    Posted February 12, 2009 in North America

  2. Last Chance to Support Bikes in Parks

    already written, but we need your co-workers, your customers, and your riding buddies to weigh in as well. ...

    Posted February 10, 2009 in North America

  3. Specialized, Bicycle Village Parting Ways

    DENVER, CO (BRAIN)—Specialized will part ways with Colorado’s Bicycle Village when the agreement between the two companies ends next June. Ken Gart, president of Specialty Sports Venture, which owns the chain of five Bicycle Village stores throughout Colorado’s Front Range, said ...

    Posted August 20, 2009 in North America

  4. Industry Veterans Form Merchandising Firm

    BOULDER, CO (BRAIN)—Kevin Cox and Holly Wiese have teamed up to create their own strategic retail design and visual merchandising company, 3 Dots Design. Cox and Wiese are no strangers to the world of retail, bringing over 35 collective years of experience to their clients. They spent three ...

    Posted August 18, 2009 in North America

  5. New Hawaii Pro Am To Finish Year Off

    and mountain bike racer Chris Parmalee, co-owner of Tournament Vacations, wanted to have an epic mountain bike ...

    Posted June 14, 2009 in North America

  6. No Easy Way to Figure a Shop's Sales Price

    BY ALAN COTÉ BRECKENRIDGE, CO—“What’s my business worth?” It’s a question that virtually all bicycle shop owners ask themselves, yet there’s no easy answer. Unlike the sale of a residential property, where recent comparable transactions are usually easy to find, the sale of a retail ...

    Posted February 1, 2010 in Retail News

  7. Tour de Fat Raises Money for Non-Profits

    FT. COLLINS, CO (BRAIN)—Tour de Fat, New Belgium Brewing’s traveling celebration of all things bicycle, raised more than $276,000 for bike advocacy groups during the 2009 season. Tour de Fat is a free event, but the money raised from the sale of New Belgium beers and merchandise helps ...

    Posted December 8, 2009 in North America

  8. Wayne Lumpkin Acquires Spot Brand

    GOLDEN, CO (BRAIN)—Wayne Lumpkin, founder of Avid, has acquired majority interest in Spot Brand, manufacturer of mountain, cyclocross and commuter bikes and integrator and distributor of Gates Carbon Drive belt systems through CD Enterprises. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. "I feel ...

    Posted June 9, 2009 in North America

  9. Abio Rolling Out Chainless Folding Bikes

    to fold, carry and store," said Mike Tran, co-owner of the New York City and Vancouver, B.C.-based ...

    Posted January 29, 2009 in Product/Tech

  10. First Endurance Adds Five Distributors

    (09) 5701276 Portugal Solar BIke Av. Combatentes da Grande Guerra ...

    Posted June 7, 2009 in North America