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ANA adds Haibike to its omnichannel program with launch of e-commerce site in US

SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (BRAIN) — Accell North America has added its Haibike e-bike brand to its omnichannel program with the launch of an e-commerce site for the brand

ANA makes $5 million in repayments after discovering bike import duties mistake

KENT, Wash. (BRAIN) — As part of a review late last year, managers at Accell North America discovered that the company had been underpaying U.S. Customs on some bike import duties since 2013.

Accell North America appoints John Short as CEO

KENT, Wash. (BRAIN) — Accell North America has appointed W. John Short as its new CEO

Former SBS rep in hospital after being struck by vehicle

SEATTLE (BRAIN) — Greg Shepherd, a long time rep who worked for SBS from 1998 to August 2015, was recently hospitalized after being struck by a car. Shepherd is recovering from spinal cord injuries at the ICU at Harborview Hospital in Seattle, where he’s been since Aug. 21.

Former SBS rep in hospital after being struck by vehicle

SEATTLE (BRAIN) — Greg Shepherd, a long time rep who worked for SBS from 1998 to August 2015, was recently hospitalized after being struck by a car. Shepherd is recovering from spinal cord injuries at the ICU at Harborview Hospital in Seattle, where he’s been since Aug

CPSC lists recall that Haibike announced last month

WASHINGTON (BRAIN) — The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has now listed Haibike’s e-bike recall, which the company announced on Feb. 14 .

Beeline Bikes launches mobile program for brick-and-mortar shops

SAN CARLOS, Calif. (BRAIN) — Mobile bike shop franchiser Beeline Bikes has announced a new Retail Partner Program, enabling brick-and-mortar retailers to add a mobile component to their business with Beeline’s full support infrastructure

Beeline Bikes offering bike assembly for Competitive Cyclist

SAN CARLOS, Calif. (BRAIN) — Beeline Bikes and Competitive Cyclist announced Wednesday that Beeline’s mobile bike shops are now available as an on-site assembly option for bikes purchased on Competitive Cyclist and Backcountry.com in select markets. Customers who purchase a bike on either site will be able to choose on-site assembly and personalized setup.

Accell expands omnichannel distribution of Raleigh to Amazon

KENT, Wash. (BRAIN) — Raleigh bikes are now sold on Amazon as part of Accell North America’s growing omnichannel strategy. ANA recently began selling on Amazon with a few select models and has gradually increased the SKU count

Trade show issues, America’s Best Bike Shops featured in new BRAIN issue

LAGUNA HILLS, Calif. (BRAIN) — The new issue of Bicycle Retailer , arriving in mailboxes this week, features a package of articles about the industry’s trade shows, as well as a directory of the NBDA’s list of America’s Best Bike Shops.