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Gearhead Outfitters Expands to Colorado With Store Acquisitions

The deal for two Summit Canyon Mountaineering stores grows Gearhead's footprint to more than 20 locations in seven states. read more >
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Hire Attitude and Train Skills: Gearhead Outfitter’s Bottom-Up Management StyleLock Icon

“We develop talent by hiring cool people to sell cool products,” owner Ted Herget said. read more >
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Gearhead Riding High Again: Looking Back on a 27-Year Ride with Ted HergetLock Icon

Herget started his business in a friend’s living room in 1997 and now owns 20 stores. read more >

Gearhead Riding High Again: Looking Back on 27 Years With Ted Herget

Ted Herget is a study in contradictions. He constantly runs marathons and rides thousands of miles on a bicycle every year. Yet he likes to relax, and 10 days ago […] read more >
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Pedaling Progress: Bentonville’s Evolution as a Global Cycling HubLock Icon

Manufacturers, retailers and tourists discover Bentonville, the self-proclaimed mountain biking capital of the world. read more >
A Google Street View image of Wobbe Lane Apartments in Springdale 
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Wobbe Lane Apartments Sell for $26 Million (NWA Real Deals)Lock Icon

The 128-unit complex totals 54,460 SF on East Randall Wobbe Lane. read more >
The Locale Fayetteville apartment project near the corner of Wedington Drive and Garland Avenue in Fayetteville. (Parcel lines are approximate and shown for illustration only.)
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Student Apartments Sell for $31.2M (NWA Real Deals)Lock Icon

A Georgia group specializing in student housing paid $31.2 million for the Avenue apartment complex north of the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville. read more >
Ted Herget, owner of Gearhead Outfitters

Gamble Home, Gearhead Outfitters Buy Sears Building in Jonesboro

Jonesboro retailers Gamble Home Furnishings and Gearhead Outfitters are the new owners of what one broker calls the "single most important retail building in the history of our city," the 82,000-SF Sears building at Highland Drive and Caraway Road. read more >
A tornado on March 28 hit Jonesboro’s Mall at Turtle Creek particularly hard. Ted Herget’s Gearhead Outfitters sustained extensive damage.
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Gearhead Outfitters Keeps On Through Coronavirus, Tornado, DiscontentLock Icon

Since Arkansas Business last visited with Ted Herget about the effect of the coronavirus pandemic on his Gearhead Outfitters, the company has added tornado and civil unrest to the list of challenges it has faced. read more >
Ted Herget, the owner of Gearhead Outfitters of Jonesboro.
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In Coronavirus Outbreak, Arkansas Businesses Fight for Their FutureLock Icon

The voices of small-business owners in Arkansas betray their anxiety, even anguish approaching grief, as they fight for their future — and a future for their employees — in a world upended by a deadly pandemic. read more >
Ted Herget, the owner of Gearhead Outfitters of Jonesboro.

Gearhead Outfitters Buys Rock/Creek Outfitters, Uncle Dan’s Outdoor Store

Gearhead Outfitters of Jonesboro acquires Rock/Creek Outfitters of Chattanooga, Tennessee, and Uncle Dan's Outdoor Store, expanding its brick-and-mortar retail holdings across the country. read more >
Ted Herget, the owner of Gearhead Outfitters of Jonesboro.
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Gearhead Chief Puts Money Where Youth Is, in Downtown Jonesboro

These days, Gearhead founder Ted Herget can be seen driving, biking — or sometimes riding a motorized longboard — around Jonesboro, keeping tabs on the residential complexes he has built or is developing. read more >
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Gearhead Outfitters’ Ted Herget on Winning Regional Customers Against National Online Retailers

Ted Herget is the founder and president of Gearhead Outfitters in Jonesboro, the 2015 Arkansas Business of the Year winner in Category II. read more >
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Fayetteville Site Draws Starbucks (NWA Real Deals)

The word that Starbucks is coming to Wedington Drive in west Fayetteville is now official, and the coffee shop is bringing some dental care, too. read more >