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Online Security

| April 23, 2010 | 0 Comments

One of the biggest fears of customers when ordering online is the protection of their information.  This protection is something we take very serious. The first portion is simple, our privacy policy is very strong, we do not share your information with any third party in any way, especially email addresses, these are guarded like […]

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Oh Blog…you have been asleep…

| February 22, 2010 | 0 Comments

Actually, the blog was not really asleep, instead we have been in the process of moving it WordPress, we have high hopes that our renewed dedication to bringing more informative information will be worthwhile for our readers/followers.

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Price Matching

| January 28, 2010 | 2 Comments

While we at ACK believe that having the best possible price is important it is unrealistic to think that someone out there will not have a lower price. We strive to maintain a grasp on what is going on in the Internet world and check our prices as often as we can and adjust quite […]

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ACK- Austin, Houston, & San Antonio Boat Shows

| January 18, 2010 | 0 Comments

When you think of a boat show you probably expect to see thirty eight foot yachts with powerful motors, ski boats with loud stereo systems, the best bass fishing boats, or maybe even some custom sail boats. What you might not expect to see is Austin Canoe & Kayak. It is common to think that […]

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Suggested Search

| January 9, 2010 | 0 Comments

We always make decisions based on what would make shopping better or easier for our customers.  The latest change is in our Suggested Search.  Anyone that has used Google recently is familiar with Suggested Search.  It is powerful when you have a good idea of what you are searching for and stops you from scrolling […]

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Boy Scout Troop ACK San Marcos visit 12.23.09

| December 29, 2009 | 0 Comments

Here at ACK San Marcos, TX we had Boy Scout Troop 1836 hold their weekly meeting right here in our store. The purpose of the meeting was to educate the scouts on the different boats, paddles and products needed for a successful kayak trip. The scouts are planning a whitewater outing next year, so having […]

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Holiday Party!!!

| December 9, 2009 | 0 Comments

This is Doug from the San Marcos store and I wanted to get in on the blog action. Last Friday night December 4th 2009 I attended a Great Christmas party held by The Alamo City Rivermen a canoe and kayak club in San Antonio.  It was a pot luck style party, so I brought some […]

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Meetup Paddle On the Guad!

| November 30, 2009 | 0 Comments

I’m always ready to try a new type of kayaking experience so when our local paddler meetup group posted up a trip for shooting a few miles of rapids on a local river I signed right up. Our trip was planned for 8 miles on the Guadalupe River above the Guadalupe River State Park north […]

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ACK Recognized by City of Austin WasteSMART

| November 24, 2009 | 0 Comments

Here at ACK we are quite proud of our service, our speed, our selection, but one thing that truly separates us from others is how we achieve all this while using a recycling program that is a win for everyone, it helps us keep our costs down all while keeping tons and tons of waste […]

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Order Fullfillment Speed

| November 11, 2009 | 0 Comments

At ACK almost nothing is as important as getting you the right product in the fastest possible time.  We continue to hold stock levels that are unparalleled in the Kayak Retail Industry but stock is only one factor in the equation.  While product availability is great we have gone one step further in differentiating ourselves […]

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