All articles by BRAIN Staff
BOULDER, CO (BRAIN) — Retail merchandise sales grew 1 percent in August to hit $361 million according to Leisure Trends Group's RetailTrak IBD sales summary.
BLOOMINGTON, MN (BRAIN) — Quality Bicycle Products is co-sponsoring the third annual Global Fat Bike Summit in Ogden, Utah, next January.
MALLABIA, Spain (BRAIN) — Orbea has opened a new North American headquarters in Little Rock, Arkansas, and has added an Eastern bicycle warehouse in Raleigh, North Carolina, to accommodate the Spanish bike brand’s increased production for the U.S. market.
SAN MATEO, CA (BRAIN) — GoPro launched its HERO3+ line of cameras that are 20 percent smaller and lighter this week. Battery life is 30 percent better than previous models, the company says. Other improvements include a sharper lens and new video capture modes. GoPro also unveiled new mounting accessories.
PORTLAND, OR (BRAIN) — The Showers Pass Amsterdam jacket is intended for bike commuters who don't want to choose between staying comfortable and dry on the bike and looking presentable off the bike.
SEYMOUR, CT (BRAIN) — Thule and online video channel Epic TV have launched a video competition called, “Go Epic with Thule."
MORGAN HILL, CA (BRAIN) — Kali Protectives co-founder Mike Wilson is exiting his role as marketing director to pursue new business opportunities, and national sales manager Kevin Wren has left the helmet and protective gear brand.
IRVINE, CA (BRAIN) — Felt Bicycles has added SmartEtailing’s Buy Local Now and Supplier Sync features to its U.S. website.
The features allows Felt to send interested consumers directly to participating dealers.
LAGUNA HILLS, CA (BRAIN) — Bicycle Retailer & Industry News staff will visit retailers in Miami, Salt Lake City and Austin next year as part of the magazine’s popular Dealer Tour program, which first launched in the fall of 2008.