Hawley-Lambert buys Seattle Bike Supply as consolidation moves through industry

By Stephen Frothingham

LEVIS, Quebec (BRAIN) — Hawley-Lambert North America has bought the inventory, including proprietary brands, once distributed by Seattle Bike Supply. The purchase of SBS’ inventory from Accell North America adds 14 new brands to the distributor’s portfolio and points to the ongoing consolidation of various segments of the industry.

Sylvain Caya, Hawley-Lambert’s president, said in an interview that market consolidation is a growing factor in the industry. “We’ve seen, especially in distribution, that the …read more

Via:: Bicycle Retailer and Industry News