Timbuk2 Appoints Tre Pluss AS as Distributor in Nordics


SAN FRANCISCO (August 5, 2014) -Timbuk2, a San Francisco original and industry leading designer of urban gear, today announces the appointment of Tre Pluss AS, led by Henning Hexeberg, to manage the brand’s distribution across the Nordics (Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland & Iceland), UK & Germany. 

Hexeberg and his companies represent one of the leading, most experienced outdoor distribution offices in Europe; they currently work with outdoor, bike and fashion lifestyle retailers, which align perfectly with Timbuk2’s global retail base. Beginning with the Fall 2014 collection, Tre Pluss AS will start to supply Timbuk2’s stylish, durable and functional line of messenger bags, backpacks, totes and purses, travel bags, and accessories through wholesale, and will be opening brand stores in 2015.

“Timbuk2 is excited to begin a new relationship with such an experienced and like-minded distributor in supporting our expanding markets worldwide,” stated CEO Patti Cazzato. “Northern Europe will be an important territory for Timbuk2 and we are committed to meeting the increasing demands for our product. We foresee a positive and effective partnership.”

This new distributor is the latest in Timbuk2’s global expansion. The brand is also offered worldwide including in Switzerland, Italy, Japan, Korea, China, Taiwan, across Southeast Asia, Canada and the United States.

For more information, visit www.timbuk2.com.

For more information about Tre Pluss AS, please contact +47-2193-9000 or henning.hexeberg@timbuk2.no.

About Timbuk2
Timbuk2 is a San Francisco original, founded 25 years ago by bike messenger Rob Honeycutt in a garage in the city’s Mission District. Since its inception in 1989, Timbuk2 has designed quality bags, packs and accessories built to last a lifetime, evolving from the original bike messenger company to a pioneer of made-in-America customization and an industry leader in forward-thinking, sustainable manufacturing. The relentless drive to inspire urban mobility, enable individuality and promote responsibility has propelled Timbuk2 forward as it continues fusing passion and style to create durable, functional products informed by the company’s longstanding cycling roots and today’s vibrant city landscape. Timbuk2 products are sold at its retail stores in San Francisco, Seattle, Denver, Chicago, Venice Beach, Toronto, Korea, Singapore, Thailand, specialty retailers, and online at www.Timbuk2.com.