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Press Release: Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK) Surpasses Major Milestones in 2012

| February 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Austin, Texas (February 12, 2013) – Outdoor retailer, Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), a division of MSP Holdings, LLC, surpassed several milestones in 2012 with the expansion of staffing, business facilities, an additional storefront, as well as an increased online presence. ACK has experienced significant growth since brothers Steve and Peter Messana, along with friend and co-owner Chris Hackerd, took over the company back in 2005.

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Press Release: Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK) Launches Re-Designed Outdoor Gear Website

| November 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

Austin, Texas (November 12th, 2012) – Outdoor retailer, Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), a division of MSP Holdings, LLC announces the re-launch of AustinKayak.com — re-designed and re-engineered to deliver an enhanced outdoor adventure gear shopping experience.

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Press Release: Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK) Receives 2nd Kayak Angler Choice Award

| November 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Austin, Texas (November 9th, 2012) – Outdoor retailer, Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), a division of MSP Holdings, LLC is honored to have received the “Kayak Angling Retailer of the Year Award” in the “Kayak Angler Choice Awards” for the second year in a row. Kayak Anglers Choice Awards (KACA) is a joint venture between YakAngler.

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Press Release: Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK) Announces Houston Store Grand Re-Opening Event

| November 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Austin, Texas (November 5th, 2012) – Outdoor retailer, Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), a division of MSP Holdings, LLC will be hosting a “Grand Re-Opening” event on November 10th and 11th to celebrate the reconstruction of the Houston store after experiencing a damaging fire back in March of 2012. The fire, which originated within an adjacent building not associated with Austin Canoe and Kayak, caused significant damage to both the building and inventory.

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Press Release: Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK) Announces the Opening of New Store in Spring, Texas

| October 11, 2012 | 3 Comments

Austin, Texas (October 11th, 2012) – Outdoor retailer, Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), a division of MSP Holdings, LLC announces plans to open a fourth location in Spring, Texas just north of Houston and south of the bustling communities of The Woodlands and Conroe. This new store is in addition to the current Austin, San Marcos and Houston locations.

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Press Release: Austin Canoe and Kayak Receives Fourth Bizrate® Circle of Excellence Award

| September 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Austin, Texas (September 20th, 2012) – Outdoor retailer, Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), a division of MSP Holdings, LLC is once again honored to have accepted the Bizrate® Circle of Excellence award for the fourth year in a row. The Bizrate Circle of Excellence award recognizes those online retailers within the Bizrate Insights Network who have demonstrated outstanding performance, as rated by their customers, throughout a one-year period.

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Press Release: Outdoor Retailer ACK, Launches Latest Mobile Optimized Online Store

| July 12, 2012 | 1 Comment

Austin, Texas (July 12, 2012) – Outdoor retailer, Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), a division of MSP Holdings, LLC today announced the latest release of its mobile optimized version of their online store at ACK.com.

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Press Release: Outdoor Retailer ACK, Launches iPad® Optimized Online Store – ACK.com

| May 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

Austin, Texas (May, 29 2012) – Outdoor retailer, Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), a division of MSP Holdings, LLC today announced the launch of an Apple® iPad® optimized version of their online store at ACK.com enabling customers to quickly and easily purchase outdoor gear anytime and anywhere.

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Press Release: Austin Canoe and Kayak Houston Store Experiences Fire – Open for Business

| March 26, 2012 | 1 Comment

Austin, Texas (March 26, 2012) – Austin Canoe and Kayak’s (ACK) Houston store located at 5822 Bissonnet in Houston, Texas recently experienced a fire resulting in extensive damage to the rear portion of the building and product inventory. Despite the fire damage, two thirds of the building is still in operable condition and all damaged inventory has been replenished.

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