January 23, 2017
Moving immediately to fulfill a campaign promise, the new President killed the Trans-Pacific Partnership by executive order and announced his intention to renegotiate NAFTA.
Connie Jackson was fired in early Dec. by the former cycling champion as head of a company he formed to manufacture low-cost carbon fiber, primarily for non-bicycle applications, according to Bicycle Retailer.
PowerBilt Holdings LLC, a joint venture between Hilco Streambank and Harry Adjmi, CEO of One Step Up Apparel, purchased the PowerBilt brand and golf and sporting goods product portfolio from H&B.
The Japanese high-end forged irons manufacturer is partnering with investor Howard Milstein, whose golf industry investments include Nicklaus Companies, to expand the brand’s product line and distribution.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Director’s Order 219, issued on the last day of the Obama administration, prohibits the use of “traditional” ammunition containing lead in national parks, tribal lands and national wildlife refuges.