AMSTERDAM (BRAIN) — Reed Business BV, owner of Bike Europe , plans to sell off the European trade magazine along with 16 other business-to-business magazines and brands to Dutch publishing house B+B Vakmedianet. The move will allow Reed to focus on data and information solutions, the company said in a press release. “Our parent company, Reed Elsevier, has successfully managed the transition from print to online publishing, and is now increasingly moving from digital content to decision-making tools,” said Rob Kolkman, CEO of Reed Business BV.
HAVERHILL, Mass. (BRAIN) — Mavic Inc., the U.S.
SANTA FE, N.M. (BRAIN) — Cane Creek Cycling Components was the only bicycle hardware manufacturer to make Outside magazine’s new list of the Best Places to Work. The employee-owned manufacturer, based near Asheville, North Carolina, was Number 90 on the list of 100 workplaces that magazine deemed cool.
BOULDER, Colo. (BRAIN) — Skratch Labs has moved into a bigger facility with increased warehouse space and larger office areas
DENVER (BRAIN) — FirstBank, a sponsor of this month’s USA Pro Challenge stage race in Colorado, is unveiling two novel ways to connect with the race and its fans. First, FirstBank is sponsoring a Tweeter feed that will include commentary from well-known cycling experts during the race
MONTREAL (BRAIN) — Dorel Industries, parent company of Cannondale Sports Group and Pacific Cycle, which includes the Cannondale, Schwinn, GT, Mongoose, Caloi, IronHorse and Sugoi brands, reported double-digit revenue growth in the second quarter across its bike segment. The Canadian company said the segment’s revenue for the quarter, which ended June 30, was up 20.2 percent, reaching $286.2 million, up from $238.1 million for the same period in 2013. Gross profit was up 23.5 percent to $67.3 million, compared to $54.5 million in the second quarter of 2013
Company blames revenue dip in North America on severe winter and decline in overall market. HEERENVEEN, Netherlands (BRAIN) — Accell Group N.V. reported overall revenue gains for the first six months of the year.
SAN DIEGO (BRAIN) — Maxima Bike, a new brand of bike lubricants being offered by the Maxima powersports company, has signed a three-year sponsorship agreement with Summer Gravity Camps, located in Whistler, B.C. “Maxima is stoked to be partnered with Summer Gravity Camps – the original freeride mountain bike camp
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (BRAIN) — The Eastern Outdoor Reps Association has added bicycles and bicycle products to its August 2014 trade shows.
New offices are in downtown and about a third the size of its Vista facility. VISTA, Calif.