Malone Auto Racks

Malone Auto Racks Launches Improved Website

Thursday, March 18th, 2010

Enhanced Features Meet the Needs of a Growing Customer Base

Portland, Maine- In response to a 38% sales increase in 2009 Malone Auto Racks, a leader in transport accessories for the paddle sports market, launches an improved website to meet the needs of rising consumer interest. The aim of the new website is to make it virtually effortless for online consumers to select, install and properly use Malone’s unique roof racks including their kayak carriers, canoe carriers and roof racks.

The new design utilizes striking product pictures, bold colors and new user-friendly navigational tools. Video demos are available for most products to enhance the online customer’s experience while demonstrating the features and benefits of Malone kayak carriers, canoe carriers and roof racks. In addition a new “In the Box” tab outlines the installation hardware, quantity and size included in each shipment. And, for seamless installation the new “Installation Help” tab features printer-friendly installation and loading instructions with clear follow-along demonstration photos.

A “Fit Guide” is included to help consumers determine the proper roof racks based on year, make and model of your car. The site also makes available customer service by phone or email.

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Malone Auto Racks manufactures innovative transport accessories such as trailers, canoe carriers, cargo racks and roof racks. Malone’s kayak carriers, roof racks and canoe carriers are sold in over 1,500 online and retail stores.

Malone Auto Rack’s 38% Sales Increase in 2009 is a Bright Sign for the Paddlesport Industry

Thursday, January 21st, 2010

Portland, Maine (January 19, 2010) –Malone Auto Racks, a manufacturer of leading edge eco-friendly transport accessories for the paddle sports market, announces a 38% sales growth for 2009.

Malone Auto Rack’s growth in sales was generated from a combination of new dealers adding the Malone line as well as existing dealers expanding and diversifying their current line of Malone products.  Over the course of 2009, Malone Auto Racks also further expanded their international sales and introduced several new products. “We are very enthusiastic about 2010 and foresee accelerated growth.  We have some new products to add to the Malone line this year and a fantastic network of dealers marketing our products”, says National Sales Director Jim Goodrich.

Malone Auto Racks, headquartered in Portland Maine, manufactures innovative transport accessories including kayak, canoe and paddleboard carriers, roof racks, and MicroSport trailers all designed to minimize our carbon footprints through their advanced design and material recycling program. Malone Auto Racks has 10+ years of product innovation and leadership. Some of Malone’s innovations include the first “J” style kayak carrier, the JAWZ universal fit system allowing consumers to mount Malone products on any type of cross rail, and the introduction of  a composite carrier that will “flex to fit” any watercraft. Malone’s paddlesport carriers, roof racks, and trailers and are sold in over 1,500 retail and stores.