COSTA MESA, CA--(Marketwire - Jan 16, 2013) - Vitamin Blue, Inc. (
The company's manufacturing capabilities include cutting, sewing and silk screening. Most of the water boardsports apparel and accessories are manufactured in-house in Costa Mesa. Vitamin Blue is one of the largest custom board bag manufacturers in North America, with the goal to become the largest manufacturer in the world.
All products are offered for sale through the company web site and other distribution channels. In addition, the products and a range of private label water boardsports accessories are sold wholesale to retail SUP (standup paddle) shops/surf shops and SUP (standup paddle)/surfboard board manufacturers (board shapers). The company also concentrates on the prone paddleboard and windsurf segments of the water boardsports market.
Vitamin Blue has begun to focus efforts on exploiting a new high growth water boardsport market segment, the SUP (standup paddle) market. SUP is considered to be the fastest growing sport in the world. The company has been involved in this new segment since its reintroduction a few years back.
The SUP segment has seen rapid growth in popularity in recent years because of the accessibility of the sport. You can SUP on any body of water (ocean, lake or river) throughout the world. Also, non-surfers can learn to SUP fairly quickly, typically within minutes. These two factors account for its meteoric potential for growth worldwide. Cameron Diaz, Pierce Brosnan, Matthew McConaughey and Cindy Crawford are notable celebrities that have begun to participate in the sport.
This all plays into Vitamin Blue's goal of becoming a premier brand in the water boardsports arena and become the largest boardbag manufacturer in the world.
About Vitamin Blue, Inc. (www.vitaminblue.com):
Vitamin Blue designs, develops, produces and distributes water boardsports apparel, accessories and related products. Founded in 1999, the Costa Mesa, California based company is part of the consumer goods sector and non-durables industry.
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