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Toys ’R’ Us bankruptcy pummels Dorel Sports’ first quarter

Weather also slowed the start to bike sales in spring, company says.

Ten major bike companies join Trek, Ford and Tome on bicycle-to-vehicle technology advisory board

INDIANAPOLIS (BRAIN) — Some bike and e-bike heavy hitters are joining Trek and Ford in helping create safety standards related to bicycle-to-vehicle communication.   For nearly a year,  Trek has been working with the software company Tome and Ford  on developing the so-called B2V technology, which uses artificial intelligence to evaluate and identify safety measures at specific vulnerable roadway locations.

Dorel Sports: Revenues down but operating profits rise in Q2 and first half

Company blames sales declines at mass and fewer closeouts in IBD channel for revenue drop in second quarter. MONTRÉAL (BRAIN) — Dorel Industries reported that second-quarter revenue was down 11 percent in its sports division, which includes its mass and IBD bike businesses, including Cannondale, Caloi, GT, Mongoose, Schwinn and Sugoi brands

Giro partners with Fabric to produce a Grinduro event in the UK

SCOTTS VALLEY, Calif. (BRAIN) — Giro Sport Design has partnered with Fabric to produce a Grinduro event in the UK this July. The event, open to 400 riders, will be held on the Isle of Arran in Scotland.  “We’re proud to be a presenting sponsor of Grinduro and to help bring this unique event to Scotland,” said Neil Cousins, global marketing manager for Fabric, a Dorel Sports brand

Nogueira to lead distributor business in Latin America for Dorel Sports

WILTON, Conn. (BRAIN) – Dorel Sports has promoted Ana Paula Nogueira to senior business manager for Latin America. Nogueira has been with Caloi, a division of Dorel Sports, since 2006 in marketing roles of increasing responsibility, most recently as senior marketing manager, Latin America

CSG reports revenue declines in fourth quarter, full year 2016

MONTRÉAL (BRAIN) — Dorel Industries reported a decline in fourth-quarter revenue in its cycling division Thursday.

Guru launches new motion-capture program for bike fit

WILTON, Conn. (BRAIN) — Dorel Sports’ Guru brand has introduced a new motion capture software program, called Range of Right, that be used with a dealer’s current Guru Fit system or adapted to be used with other fit bikes on the market. Range of Right uses Microsoft Kinect 2.0 camera technology to provide real-time rider body angles.

Dorel announces layoffs as CSG revenue declines

Company points to lower IBD sales in North America and reduced margins from discounting for revenue losses. MONTRÉAL (BRAIN) — Dorel Industries announced Thursday it is trimming the payroll at its Dorel Sports division — which includes its mass market and IBD bicycle businesses

Dorel Sports’ revenue down 5 percent in Q1

Despite slow start, bike division expects to exceed 2015's performance. MONTRÉAL (BRAIN) — Dorel Sports reported that revenue dipped $12.4 million or 5.4 percent in the first quarter, to $216.5 million compared to $228.9 million last year.

Dorel Sports’ revenue down 5 percent in Q1

Despite slow start, bike division expects to exceed 2015's performance.