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Corbin-Pacific Up For Sale

May 4, 2009
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Mike Corbin

Editor’s note: The following info is from Dealernews senior editor Guido Ebert.

Mike Corbin, founder of seat and accessories supplier Corbin-Pacific Inc., has put the company up for sale after 42 years in business.

Corbin says he’s ready to retire and sell Corbin-Pacific for $11.5 million, the company’s headquarters and manufacturing facility in Hollister, Calif., for $7.2 million, and a retailing facility in Daytona Beach, Fla., for $3.2 million. He’s also offering to work with the new owner for up to two years to ensure a successful transition.

The company is listed with a Los Angeles-based sales and acquisitions firm, Business Team.

Visit Dealernews.com for further details of the sale and a candid conversation Dealernews contributor Joe Delmont had with Corbin about how he built the company, how he sees changes in the marketing of motorcycle products, and what he plans to do in retirement.