Manufacturers http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/7456/more en Three Fitness Companies Named to Top 25 'Most Innovative' List http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/three-fitness-companies-named-top-25-most-innovative-list <div class="node-body article-body">Fitbit, TRX and Flywheel are among the top 25 most innovative consumer and retail brands cited by Entrepreneur magazine.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/three-fitness-companies-named-top-25-most-innovative-list" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/three-fitness-companies-named-top-25-most-innovative-list#comments Manufacturers Wed, 13 Aug 2014 11:00:00 +0000 31411 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The Fitbit Force was displayed in the Fitbit booth at the 2014 International CES held in January at the Las Vegas Convention Center. <em>Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images.</em></p> Life Fitness Sales Increase, Earnings Decrease in Second Quarter 2014 http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/life-fitness-sales-increase-earnings-decrease-second-quarter-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">The fitness segment of Brunswick Corp., Lake Forest, IL, which is comprised of Life Fitness and Hammer Strength equipment, had an increase in sales but a decrease in operating earnings in second quarter 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/life-fitness-sales-increase-earnings-decrease-second-quarter-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/life-fitness-sales-increase-earnings-decrease-second-quarter-2014#comments Manufacturers Freemium Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:06:00 +0000 31001 at http://clubindustry.com Precor Sales Increase Slightly in Second Quarter 2014 http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/precor-sales-increase-slightly-second-quarter-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Precor, Woodinville, WA, had a 1 percent increase in sales in second quarter 2014 as well as for the first six months of the year, according to financials released last week by parent company Amer Sports, Helsinki, Finland. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/precor-sales-increase-slightly-second-quarter-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/precor-sales-increase-slightly-second-quarter-2014#comments Manufacturers Freemium Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:10:00 +0000 30991 at http://clubindustry.com Star Trac, StairMaster Parent Company Acquires Nautilus Commercial from Med-Fit Systems http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/star-trac-stairmaster-parent-company-acquires-nautilus-commercial-med-fit-systems <div class="node-body article-body">Core Health and Fitness LLC, the Vancouver, WA-based parent company of Star Trac and StairMaster, has acquired the commercial assets of Nautilus Inc. from Med-Fit Systems Inc., Fallbrook, CA.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/star-trac-stairmaster-parent-company-acquires-nautilus-commercial-med-fit-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/star-trac-stairmaster-parent-company-acquires-nautilus-commercial-med-fit-systems#comments Manufacturers Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:50:00 +0000 30831 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Core Health and Fitness will be manufacturing Star Trac and Nautilus equipment at this plant in Independence, VA. <em>Photo courtesy of Med-Fit Systems.</em></p> CrossFit Suing NSCA over Findings in Published Study http://clubindustry.com/profits/crossfit-suing-nsca-over-findings-published-study <div class="node-body article-body">CrossFit, Santa Cruz, CA, filed a lawsuit against the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA), Colorado Springs, CO, over a published study that CrossFit claims contains inaccurate data.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/crossfit-suing-nsca-over-findings-published-study" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/crossfit-suing-nsca-over-findings-published-study#comments For-profits Manufacturers Tue, 15 Jul 2014 16:59:00 +0000 30631 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Lita Collins does a deadlift during a CrossFit workout at Ross Valley CrossFit on March 14, 2014, in San Anselmo, CA. CrossFit is currently in a lawsuit with the National Strength and Conditioning Association over the findings in a published study. <em>Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images.</em></p> Motionsoft Raises $10 Million Investment from Route 66 http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/motionsoft-raises-10-million-investment-route-66 <div class="node-body article-body">Motionsoft, Rockville, MD, announced it has received $10 million in venture capital funding from private investment firm Route 66 Ventures. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/motionsoft-raises-10-million-investment-route-66" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/motionsoft-raises-10-million-investment-route-66#comments Manufacturers Tue, 15 Jul 2014 14:35:00 +0000 30611 at http://clubindustry.com Cybex Agrees to Settlement over Move to Go Private http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/cybex-agrees-settlement-over-move-go-private <div class="node-body article-body">Cybex International, Medway, MA, has agreed to a settlement over its move to go private after a class-action lawsuit was filed in late 2012.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/cybex-agrees-settlement-over-move-go-private" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/cybex-agrees-settlement-over-move-go-private#comments Manufacturers Freemium Fri, 06 Jun 2014 20:01:00 +0000 29601 at http://clubindustry.com Matrix Fitness Announces 20 Percent Growth in First Quarter 2014 http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/matrix-fitness-announces-20-percent-growth-first-quarter-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Matrix Fitness, the commercial fitness equipment brand of Johnson Health Tech, Cottage Grove, WI, announced a 20.1 percent global growth in first quarter 2014 compared to the same period last year. The company, which is private, did not provide revenue numbers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/matrix-fitness-announces-20-percent-growth-first-quarter-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/matrix-fitness-announces-20-percent-growth-first-quarter-2014#comments Manufacturers Fri, 23 May 2014 15:05:00 +0000 29201 at http://clubindustry.com ICON Health and Fitness Nears Settlements in Patent Infringement Lawsuits http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/icon-health-and-fitness-nears-settlements-patent-infringement-lawsuits <div class="node-body article-body">ICON Health and Fitness, Logan, UT, which sued five companies last July for patent infringement, has reached a settlement or is considering a settlement in two of those cases involving Polar, Lake Success, NY, and Suunto Oy, which is owned by parent company Amer Sports, Helsinki, Finland.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/icon-health-and-fitness-nears-settlements-patent-infringement-lawsuits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/icon-health-and-fitness-nears-settlements-patent-infringement-lawsuits#comments Manufacturers Freemium Tue, 13 May 2014 17:17:00 +0000 28691 at http://clubindustry.com Octane Fitness Receives Unanimous Supreme Court Ruling; Case Still Not Closed http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/octane-fitness-receives-unanimous-supreme-court-ruling-case-still-not-closed <div class="node-body article-body">Octane Fitness, Brooklyn Park, MN, got a favorable ruling from the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday. Now its case involving Icon Health and Fitness goes back to district court.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/octane-fitness-receives-unanimous-supreme-court-ruling-case-still-not-closed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/octane-fitness-receives-unanimous-supreme-court-ruling-case-still-not-closed#comments Manufacturers Thu, 01 May 2014 21:44:00 +0000 28441 at http://clubindustry.com