Click here to go to the home page
Home About Us Shop Newsletter Send News Tip
Custom Search
 
Follow us on Facebook Follow us on Google Plus Follow us on Linkedin Follow us on Pinterest Follow us on a RSS Feeder Follow us on Twitter Follow us on YouTube

  Click here to go to the motorcycles in the movies site

     

Is KTM Becoming The Master Of Merchandising?

18
March
2013
  Posted at 02:00:00 PM
  File under  KTM Entertainment Gifts
  Author: Mike Werner
  Location: Normandy, France

KTM logo
It used to be Harley-Davidson who were the masters of merchandising. They were even rumored to make more money selling their name on products than making money selling their motorcycles. But it looks like another motorcycle manufacturer has caught up, and probably even surpassed the Milwaukee based company; KTM Open link in a new window.

KTM Toaster
Like most manufacturers, KTM started out with simple merchandising items, like baseball caps, t-shirts, polo shirts, mugs etc.

All very bland, every manufacturer had them. But quickly the Austrian company started adding stuff that were unique, and because they were unique, they became fast bestsellers.

In 2006/2007 the KTM Toaster catapulted KTM into the merchandising scene (source Open source link in a new window), quickly followed by many other well selling stuff.

And they've had a lot of other stuff, so much so that their catalog is quite big. It might not have reached Harley-Davidson proportions, but big nevertheless.

WARNING
: At the very bottom of this very long list is one KTM merchandising item I don't think you'll find at a dealer or drugstore. However, this item is NSFW, I repeat NOT SAFE FOR WORK! If you are reading this article via the front page (where you see the last 7 articles), there will be a "click here to continue reading" line. If you're reading this article directly, you will see the NSFW item.

It helps of course that they have loyal, even fanatical, fans that will make everything orange and put the KTM logo on it:


KTM Guitar

Just have a look at several of the gift items below for a small selection of the KTM merchandising items we've featured in the past. And if you think they're slowing down, running out of ideas, think again. The KTM dog bowl has been a favorite of mine, and yes, I've got one for my dogs.
KTM motorcycle Christmas Gifts
Dog Bowl Open link in a new window
KTM Hay Bale Cover
Hay Bale Cover Open link in a new window
KTM Dummy
Baby Dummy Open link in a new window
KTM-Branding-Iron
Livestock Branding Iron Open link in a new window
KTM-Deville-Girls-Purse
Girl's Handbag Open link in a new window
Christmas 2009 Gift Ideas KTM Barbecue Grill
Barbecue Grill Open link in a new window
KTM Ice Cube Tray
Ice Cube Tray Open link in a new window
KTM Piggy Bank Helmet 3PW117050
Helmet Piggy Bank Open link in a new window
KTM Headphone 3PW127810
Headphones Open link in a new window
KTM Laptop Sticker Toolbox
Motorcycle Toolkit Cover For Computer Laptop Open link in a new window
KTM Speed Bob
Snow Bob Sleigh Open link in a new window



... and now for the ultimate KTM merchandising item...

KTM Condoms

You think they'll ever bring this to the masses?





Article Comments
comments powered by Disqus

Technorati :




 
frame image
 

frame image

Click here for our free
daily/weekly newsletter

Special Articles

- Riding in France
- Getting your License in France
- How to lose your license in France
- Finding cheap fuel in France
-Dreaded French Signposts Fear Not
- Renting a motorcycle in France
- Biker Friendly Hotels in France
- Motorcycle Taxis in France

- Social Media of Famous Bikers
- Electric Motorcycles List

Content Copyrighted - click to read notice



frame image
Ads by Motorbiker                           
 Jafrum–Motorcycle Gear Experts


frame image

frame image


frame image

frame image


frame image

frame image
Advertise
on this site!
Click here

  frame image

Check out my book:
Photographic visit ...
By Photographs &...
 
Disclaimer:All data and information provided on this site is for informational purposes only. Motorbiker.org makes no representations as to accuracy, completeness, currentness, suitability, or validity of any information on this site and will not be liable for any errors, omissions, or delays in this information or any losses, injuries, or damages arising from its display or use. All information is provided on an as-is basis.










Admin Web Analytics