BROOKLYN PARK, Minn. â€“ Dec. 6, 2012 â€“ With an unmatched history of decisive victories, Octane Fitness, LLC (www.octanefitness.com) was named the best supplier in the industry for the fifth year, as well as the top-selling elliptical machine for the seventh year, in the Specialty NewsÂ® (SNEWS) 2012 Fitness Retailer Survey.
â€œAs we celebrate Octane’s 11-year anniversary, these awards continue to reinforce our passion to fuel lives and revolutionize exercise with the absolute best products,â€ said Dennis Lee, president and CEO of Octane Fitness, LLC. â€œCongratulations to our incredible team and retail partners who have helped drive this ongoing success.â€
Covering the fitness and outdoor industries, SNEWS each year asks specialty fitness retailers nationwide for their honest insights â€“ positive and negative â€“ on the fitness industry.
Octane completely dominated the Best Supplier category, claiming almost 40% of votes, which was more than triple the amount of the next closest manufacturer named, among 11 listed overall. According to the survey, â€œRespondents said Octane was the best because of its quality service, innovation in product design and ease to work with.â€
In the competitive top-selling elliptical category, Octane again earned more than three times the votes of the second place machines, with 52.5% of respondents naming Octane No. 1 among 21 brands listed. Surveyors said, â€œNo shocker here, as Octane Fitness has overwhelmingly recaptured the top spot on the top sellers list.â€
Currently, Octane makes five standing ellipticals for home workouts and four for commercial use; five seated ellipticals for home use and three for commercial; and the new LateralX lateral elliptical trainer for home and commercial exercise.
Octane Fitness Background
Relentlessly fueled to reinvent low-impact cardiovascular exercise, Octane Fitness has perfected the elliptical machine, introduced a new category with the xRide seated elliptical, designed strength-infused cardio with the unique CROSS CiRCUIT and now leads exercise in an entirely new direction with the LateralX. Defined by standout innovations, and driven to deliver more effective, efficient and rewarding workouts, Octane is engineering elliptical domination.
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Find Octane at www.Facebook.com/OctaneFitness. For more information, contact the company at 888-OCTANE4 (888-628-2634) or www.octanefitness.com. Octane Fitness, CROSS CiRCUIT, LateralX and xRide are registered trademarks of Octane Fitness.