Vista Outdoor Completes Acquisition of BRG Sports, Inc.’s Action Sports Division

Vista Outdoor Inc. announced on April 1, 2016, it completed the acquisition of BRG Sports Inc.’s (BRG Sports) Action Sports division, which was operated by Bell Sports Corp. The acquisition includes the brands Bell and Giro, and C-Preme and Blackburn.

Vista Outdoor to Acquire Bell, Giro and Blackburn

Vista Outdoor Inc. has entered into a definitive agreement with BRG Sports, Inc. to acquire BRG Sports’ Action Sports division, which includes the Bell, Giro, C-Preme and Blackburn brands. The acquisition adds helmets for cycling, snow sports, and powersports, as well as goggles, footwear and a variety of cycling accessories and research and product development capabilities.

BRG Sports and 360fly 360-Degree Video Integrated ‘Smart’ Helmets

BRG (Bell, Ridell, Giro) Sports, and 360-degree camera innovators, 360fly, announced a full line of “smart” helmets, integrated with 360fly’s proprietary 360-degree 4K video, at the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show (CES).