Bloomfield Hills, MI (January 26, 2016) – Specialty outdoor gear retailers, Summit Sports and Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK) announce the merger of the two companies under Summit Sports LLC. The merger, backed by Digital Fuel Capital, brings together two outdoor specialty retail leaders in snow, paddle, and other outdoor adventure sports.
If you’ve called our support line, you may have had the opportunity to chat with JJ. An avid backpacker, JJ is an absolute wealth of knowledge when it comes to determining the proper gear for outfitting your adventure.
Last week our warehouse team (and a few other awesome volunteers from the office) sacrificed their weekend to take inventory of the entire ACK warehouse – this meant counting out every single item, all 12,000 products within the 30,000 square foot space by hand. Not the funnest job, but absolutely necessary.
ACK with the support of customers and vendors announces a donation to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation Austin, Texas (December 11th, 2015) – Paddlesports and outdoor gear retailer, Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), a division of MSP Holdings, LLC, donated a total of $1,294.98 to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.
1. “Tell me a little about yourself!
You know the classic story about an up and coming star who happens to be discovered at some event like a Chili cookoff or waiting in line for coffee? Well, Barrett is kind of like the kayak fishing version of this.