Interbike says key brands commit to Reno-Tahoe show

By Lynette Carpiet

Show hires retail relations specialist to assist dealers.

SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, Calif. (BRAIN) — Interbike announced Wednesday that additional key brands have committed to Interbike Marketweek including Haibike, Jamis Bicycles, Look Cycle USA, Eddy Merckx and Yuba Bicycles, which will be exhibiting at one or more of the week’s events in Reno-Tahoe. These are in addition to 100%, 3T, Maxxis Tires, Primal Wear, Pioneer Electronics, Shimano USA, Speedplay, and Stages Cycling, among others.

Additionally, to help develop the relationship between independent bicycle dealers and all Interbike events, show organizers have hired Kim Moore as retail relations specialist. Moore is tasked with helping retailers with registration, travel and accommodations inquiries.

“Brands that invest in events like Interbike believe in the IBD, and are there to help them succeed with their products and services,” said Justin Gottlieb, Interbike’s interim show director. “Retailers that are seeking to differentiate their stores with unique, nimble brands shouldn’t hesitate to register for Interbike this fall. Those brands will be there and are eager and excited to present their lineups to our attendees.”

Gottlieb noted that retailer registration so far is up about 30 percent over this time last year.

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Via:: Bicycle Retailer and Industry News