Month: October 2000

New panel discussion at Interbike to discuss lessons from music instrument retailers

SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, Calif. (BRAIN) — The National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) and Interbike have teamed up on a panel discussion for Wednesday of Interbike Marketweek. The panel will be moderated by Dan Mann, president and founder of The Mann Group, and Zach Phillips, director of professional development for NAMM, and will include three …

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The Czech Republic's Apache Bicycles looks to grow outside its native market

FRIEDRICHSHAFEN, Germany (BRAIN) — The 17-year-old Czech Republic brand, Apache Bicycles, made its first Eurobike appearance here this year, as the brand looks to expand outside its home market and offer its bike assembly services to companies looking to avoid potentially crippling anti-dumping duties on Chinese-assembled e-bikes. Apache’s branding shocked some visitors from the U.S., …

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Serotta fit certification class to be held during Interbike week

BOSTON (BRAIN) — The Serotta International Cycling Institute is offering a three-day Personalized Fit course with an option to get bike fit certified at Interbike. The three-day Personalized Fit certification course starts on the last day of the trade show, Thursday, Sept. 20, and runs through Saturday, Sept. 22.  The class will teach basic fitting methodology …

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Frog Bikes adds East Coast rep

FAIR LAWN, N.J. (BRAIN) — Frog Bikes, a British brand that specializes in offering lightweight kids’ road and mountain bikes, has hired Marc Urbanski as its New York, New Jersey and Eastern Pennsylvania representative. Urbanski is the principal at Pavé Sports LLC and has successfully represented brands such as Cervélo, Ceramic Speed and Niner in the region. Urbanski …

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Hawley-Lambert names Jeff Brown director of operations

LEVIS, Quebec, and Lexington, S.C. (BRAIN) — Hawley-Lambert has promoted Jeff Brown to director of operations. Formerly distribution center manager in the Hawley-Lambert’s Lexington, South Carolina, facility, Brown brings a strong background in logistics and leadership to his new role, the distributor stated. “After a long and successful tenure with Target Corporation, we were fortunate …

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