Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Sombrio - Dead
"The consultants had a grand vision of making Sombrio into a big company In 2012 we raised funds from an investor, added staff to a great team, invested in systems, products, and began to execute on this growth strategy. However, even with all the positives achieved this year from our team, and a great season mapped for next – the perils of failed expansion has left the company with a significant gap – and one the investors have just weeks ago bowed out."
Full story here
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All sarcasm aside It's always sad to see a Canadian brand fade away. Earlier this year in an interview with Bike Rumour Dave Watson hinted at some of the difficulties the brand was having, despite winning top 40 under forty award in 2012.
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