LEIDEN, Netherlands (29 August 2000) -- The fashionable bikewear brand Castelli has hooked up with the Dutch distributor Jacobsons for distribution in the Netherlands. Together with the Belgian distributor Verreijn, Castelli now has the Benelux markets covered.
Jacobsons is a subsidiary of the Agu holding that specializes in high-end sports fashion. Next to Castelli, Jacobsons distributes Lazer helmets, Rudy project eyewear, Brynje sports underwear and Ortlieb waterproof outdoor bags and packs. Jacobsons recently brought to a halt its distribution of Canadian Louis Garneau sports garments. (OB)