New Buyer Rewards Program Set to Spark Benefits for Retailers and Exhibitors. Interbike, the largest bicycle industry trade show in North America, today announced the launch of a new show feature designed to give retailers cash incentives to write orders. The Interbike “PayBack” Buyer Rewards Program allows retailers to earn cash back for booking at-once orders during the course of the event with participating exhibitors. Retailers can earn up to $1500, which in most cases can pay for an entire trip to the event.
The buyer rewards concept is new to Interbike, but has a long history with another Emerald Expositions
Hayes Performance Systems is excited to announce the latest addition to the team, Ryan Birk! Ryan Birk of TMB BMX Consulting has rejoined the Hayes Bicycle Group as SUNringlé BMX Brand Manager, effective immediately. He’s returning to the Hayes Bicycle Group, where he operated in that same role from 1997 to 2008. For the past 8 years, Birk has served as Vice President of ANSWERBMX.
“I’m extremely excited to be back working with the Hayes Bicycle Group again. I enjoyed helping establish SUNringlé as a staple in the BMX market and my goal is to reclaim that position for SUNring- lé. The Hayes Bicycle Group has resources, technology, and support that will be extremely helpful in accomplishing the goals that we have in mind for 2017 and beyond. I can’t wait to get rolling,” stated Birk.
theLAB are currently on the lookout for worldwide distribution partners. theLAB is a rider-owned clothing and apparel company from the UK established in 2005. We have grown year on year since then and are now stocked in numerous shops and skateparks in the UK as well as supporting a handful of UK riders. To date we have put every penny made back in to the company and into the pockets of our team riders.
We are now looking to establish distribution relationships in as many counties as possible as well as supporting team riders in every country we operate in. We want to establish a global team and to be able to help and promote as many riders as possible.
Rival Racing Bicycles out of Brisbane Australia is excited to announce the opening of a USA office in Indianapolis IN to make the brand more readily available in the US market. Daniel Yujnovich, owner of Rival Racing, has teamed up with Ryan and Natarsha Birk of TMB BMX Consulting, to set up a USA based business and grow the brand in the USA market.
Ryan Birk stated, "After meeting with Daniel at this past USA BMX Grands and learning more about his brand and his vision for BMX race technology, I was very impressed with Rival and knew this was a brand I wanted to work with. I'm excited to be able to help Daniel grow his brand, not just in the USA market, but globally as well. While the market is flooded with many brands that are cookie cutter and same thing/different sticker, Rival has done their research and is doing the right things to push frame technology in the sport. We are looking forward to the challenge of established Rival as a staple brand here in the US."
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Blackout Distribution is excited to announce they have acquired Cinema BMX. Cinema offers a focused line of aftermarket BMX parts including hubs, rims, and complete wheels built upon its amazing team and strong image. More information on Cinema can be found at cinemabmx.com. Blackout distribution focus is in the BMX category and is excited to add Cinema to the brands it owns.
Cinema has a great expanding product line.Founded in 2009, Cinema has built a great foundation that Blackout can grow upon. We will expand distribution in both the US and Worldwide. Cinema has built strong demand and we’re excited to fill it.
After season-long competitions that saw the most consistent athletes crowned UCI World Cup winners, the best event organisers are also being rewarded.
Stakeholders at the UCI BMX Supercross World Cup have voted for the best event of each of the series, taking into account different criteria including organisation, venue, course/track and atmosphere. The winner is….UCI BMX Supercross World Cup: Santiago del Estero (ARG).
The Argentinean city hosted the first of five rounds that made up the 2016 UCI BMX Supercross World Cup. The hospitality, “awesome” but not too difficult track, good organisation, full grandstands and relaxed atmosphere earned it the “best event” vote of the series.
As of November 1st 2016, we have moved our UK distribution operations of our BMX brands Éclat, Fuse Protection, and Salt / SaltPlus from Cycling Sports Group UK to Snap Distribution. We would like to thank Cycling Sports Group UK for everything it has done to grow and cultivate Éclat, Fuse Protection and Salt / SaltPlus for many years in the United Kingdom. At a time when CSG are applying more focus on its
As one show finishes, preparations are under way for the next. Following the 25th Eurobike, the Eurobike team has announced conceptional changes to the forthcoming editions of the leading trade show. In addition to next year’s Eurobike 2017 dates and schedule (Wednesday, August 30 to Saturday, September 2, 2017 – a concluding Festival Day), Messe Friedrichshafen announced the new dates for Eurobike 2018 – which kicks off on Sunday, July 8, 2018.