August 17, 2009
WPS (Western Power Sports, Inc.) is proud to announce it has signed an agreement to distribute Asterisk Knee Protection products through its extensive dealer network in the United States. Effective August 17, 2009, dealers will be able to purchase the Asterisk Cell adult and Germ Youth knee braces along with Asterisk accessories and apparel directly from WPS through one of its four regional warehouses.
“We are really excited to announce the addition of Asterisk to our family of products," states Craig Shoemaker, President of WPS. "Protective equipment has always been high on our list of priorities when choosing products we will distribute. Asterisk sets a high standard when it comes to knee protection and injury prevention. We couldn't be happier to have them onboard as a new vendor."
Darryl Atkins, Asterisk Sales Manager, echoed Shoemaker's sentiments: "Distributing Asterisk braces through Western Power Sports is something we are really thrilled about. Our commitment to creating state-of-the-art knee protection, for both adults and children, is mirrored in WPS' commitment and dedication to dealer satisfaction. It's a win-win situation that will benefit the dealer and the end user by making it easier for them to purchase Asterisk products on a daily basis."
For more information on WPS visit www.wps-inc.com.
For more information on Asterisk visit www.asterisk.com.
WPS runs the fastest growing nation-wide delivery system of power industry products from four regional warehouses to thousands of dealers. With corporate headquarters in Boise, Idaho, WPS distributes over 75,000 products that include Motorcycle, ATV, UTV, Snowmobile and Watercraft parts and accessories. WPS has a strong foothold on the power sports market with warehouses located in Boise, Idaho; Fresno, California; Memphis, Tennessee; and Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania. The company will celebrate its 50-year anniversary in 2010.
Asterisk was started by a group of athletes, including several motocross riders with extensive backgrounds in the design and use of orthopedic devices. The motivation behind the formation and growth of the company was, and still is, to bring state-of-the-art protection and performance enhancing products directly to the athletes.