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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

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.

Dorel Sports: Third-quarter, YTD revenues down

IBDs are holding off on big preseason buys, company says. In weak market, division focuses on improving its margins, internal operations. MONTREAL (BRAIN) — Dorel’s bike division reported a drop in third-quarter revenue of $15.8 million, or 5.9 percent, and a year-to-date revenue decrease of $42.8 million, or 5.7 percent.

G-Form hires DeLeon as VP of global marketing

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (BRAIN) — Protective gear company G-Form has hired Michael DeLeon as VP of global marketing. DeLeon comes from Dorel Sports where he was director of integrated marketing and communications for the company’s three global bike divisions — Cycling Sports Group, Pacific Cycle Group and Apparel Footwear Group — and each of the division’s brands, which include Cannondale, GT, Schwinn, Mongoose, Sugoi, Sombrio, Kid Trax and Guru.

Worksman Cycles to open South Carolina bike factory

NEW YORK (BRAIN) — Worksman Cycles will open a new manufacturing facility in Conway, South Carolina, in the first quarter of 2016. The new 100,000 square-foot factory is being built to meet the increased demand for Worksman’s line of industrial and recreational bicycles and tricycles. “While the entire cycle industry relocated to Asia in the 1980s and 90s, we made a commitment to manufacturing in America,” said Jeff Mishkin, Worksman’s CEO

Worksman Cycles to open South Carolina bike factory

NEW YORK (BRAIN) — Worksman Cycles will open a new manufacturing facility in Conway, South Carolina, in the first quarter of 2016. The new 100,000 square-foot factory is being built to meet the increased demand for Worksman’s line of industrial and recreational bicycles and tricycles.

Marin Bikes names Chris Holmes brand director

NOVATO, Calif. (BRAIN) — Marin Mountain Bikes has hired Chris Holmes as the company’s new brand director. Holmes will be responsible for establishing and coordinating all of Marin’s marketing activities.  Matt VanEnkevort, Marin’s CEO, said, “Chris is someone I have known and respected for some time

Maier joins board of Colorado IMBA chapter

BOULDER, Colo. (BRAIN) — Industry veteran Bruno Maier, currently president of Boulder-based car-rack manufacturer RockyMounts, has joined the board of directors of the Colorado Mountain Bike Association (COMBA), a chapter of the International Mountain Bicycling Association

Former CSG designer starts his own company

SOUTHBURY, CT (BRAIN) — Aaron Bethlenfalvy, formerly Cycling Sports Group’s global vice president of design, has launched a design consulting business, Alpha Dog Design.

Former CSG designer starts his own company

SOUTHBURY, CT (BRAIN) — Aaron Bethlenfalvy, formerly Cycling Sports Group’s global vice president of design, has launched a design consulting business, Alpha Dog Design.