ASI Commercialization Calendar

Trade Shows

Taipei Bike Show

03/19/2013 - 3/21/2013

EuroBike

08/26/2013 - 08/31/2013

InterBike

09/18/2013 - 09/20/2013

Taipei Bike Show

03/05/2014 - 03/08/2014

Eurobike 2014

08/27/2014 - 08/30/2014

Interbike 2014

09/10/2014 - 09/12/2014

Taiwan Bike Week

11/05/2014 - 11/15/2014

Taipei Show

3/18/2015 - 3/21/2015

ASI Meetings

MY 15 Summit 1

06/03/2013 - 06/07/2013

MY 15 Summit 2

08/31/2013 - 09/02/2013

MY 15 Summit 3

10/09/2013 - 10/12/2013

2014 Summit Meeting #1

06/14/2014 - 06/16/2014

International Sales Meeting

06/17/2014 - 06/19/2014

2014 Summit Meeting #2

08/31/2014 - 09/01/2014

Friedrichshafen, Germany

2014 Summit Meeting #3

10/16/2014 - 10/17/2014

Philadelphia, PA

Product

Charter Sheet Submission Deadline

03/30/2013

Charter Sheet Submission Deadline for inline product

Business Case Submission Deadline

05/15/2013

Initial MY 15 product lineup Released

08/20/2013

95% complete product lineup. All frame platforms finalized. Only Spec and Graphic and Color changes for inline product

MY 15 Frame Package Submission Deadline

09/16/2013

Oval Parts Book Due

10/01/2013

Completed Parts Book due with Color match part #'s

MY 15 Spec and Graphic Release Via Buckets

10/14/2013 - 12/2/2013

Bucket 1 Submission - 10/14/2013 (includes SE A Bucket)
Bucket 2 Submission - 10/21/2013
Bucket 3 Submission - 10/28/2013
Bucket 4 Submission - 11/4/2013
Bucket 5 Submission - 11/11/2013
Bucket 6 Submission - 11/18/2013
Bucket 7 Submission - 11/25/2013
Bucket 8 Submission - 12/2/2013 (includes SE B Bucket)

MY 15 Spec Freeze via Buckets

11/11/2013 - 01/06/2014

Bucket 1 Freeze - 11/11/2013 (includes SE A Bucket)
Bucket 2 Freeze - 11/18/2013
Bucket 3 Freeze - 11/25/2013
Bucket 4 Freeze - 12/2/2013
Bucket 5 Freeze - 12/9/2013
Bucket 6 Freeze - 12/16/2013
Bucket 7 Freeze - 12/23/2013
Bucket 8 Freeze - 1/13/2014 (Includes SE B Bucket)

Late Build Spec Release

12/09/2013

Spec Release for Bikes not contained within buckets and will not be ready for first production orders

Late Build Spec Freeze

01/13/2014

Spec Freeze for Bikes not contained within buckets and will not be ready for first production orders

Charter Sheets Due MY 16

04/01/2014

Business Case Submission Deadline MY 16

05/15/2014

Planning File due to Rob G.

09/18/2014

Oval Parts Book Due MY 16

09/29/2014

MY 16 Spec and Graphic Release via Buckets

10/06/2014 - 11/24/2014

Bucket 1 - 10/6 (includes SE A Bucket)
Bucket 2 - 10/13
Bucket 3 - 10/20
Bucket 4 - 10/27
Bucket 5 - 11/3
Bucket 6 - 11/10
Bucket 7 - 11/17
Bucket 8 = 11/24(includes SE B Bucket)

MY 16 Spec Freeze via Buckets

11/07/2014 - 01/09/2015

Bucket 1 - 11/7/14 (includes SE A Bucket)
Bucket 2 - 11/14
Bucket 3 - 11/21
Bucket 4 - 11/28
Bucket 5 - 12/5
Bucket 6 - 12/12
Bucket 7 - 12/19
Bucket 8 - 1/9/15 (Includes SE B Bucket)

Photo Shoots

04/05/2015 - 4/21/2015

Graphics

MY 16 Color Palette sent out for review

07/08/2014

MY 16 Color Palette selected and parts accent colors determined

MY 16 Graphic Delivery to Product Managers

09/29/2014 - 11/17/2014

Bucket 1 - 9/29
Bucket 2 - 10/6
Bucket 3 - 10/13
Bucket 4 - 10/20
Bucket 5 - 10/27
Bucket 6 - 11/3
Bucket 7 - 11/10
Bucket 8 - 11/17

Buckets 1-4 Models and Colors confirmed

10/31/2014

All info should be submitted and entered into BB as buckets are submitted. This is the final deadline to allow for complete SKU # creation for inclusion in the first blind order

Buckets 5-8 Models and Colors confirmed

11/21/2014

All info should be submitted and entered into BB as buckets are submitted. This is the final deadline to allow for complete SKU # creation for inclusion in the second blind order

January trip to confirm graphics on frames

Approx. 1/10/2015

Marketing

MY 15 Color Palette determined.

06/16/2013

Color Palette including parts accent colors determined and released

MY 15 Graphic Delivery To Product Managers

10/01/2013 - 11/18/2013

Bucket 1 Delivery - 9/30/2013
Bucket 2 Delivery - 10/7/2013
Bucket 3 Delivery - 10/14/2013
Bucket 4 Delivery - 10/21/2013
Bucket 5 Delivery - 10/28/2013
Bucket 6 Delivery - 11/4/2013
Bucket 7 Delivery - 11/11/2013
Bucket 8 Delivery - 11/18/2013

SE Photo Shoot 1

01/15/2014 - 01/18/2014

Exact Date TBD

SE Photo Shoot 2

03/26/2014 - 03/31/2014

Exact Dates TBD

Photo Shoots

04/15/2014 - 04/29/2014

Dealerbook International File to Printer

05/30/2014

Dealerbook US File due to Printer

06/06/2014

Catalog Files due to Printer

06/15/2014

Consumer Spec Buckets 1-4

11/21/2014

Consumer Spec Buckets 5-8

12/19/2014

Photos uploaded to Inside ASI

06/01/2015

Global Dealer Book to Printer

06/01/2015

EU Dealer Book to Printer

6/15/2015

US Dealer Book to Printer

6/29/2015

Brand Catalogs to Printer

7/25/2015

Purchasing

Photo Bike Orders

11/13/2013 - 1/15/2014

Bucket 1 Order - 11/13/2013
Bucket 2 Order - 11/20/2013
Bucket 3 Order - 11/27/2013
Bucket 4 Order - 12/4/2013
Bucket 5 Order - 12/11/2013
Bucket 6 Order - 12/18/2013
Bucket 7 Order - 12/24/2013
Bucket 8 Order - 1/15/2014

Blind Order 1

12/15/2013

ASI/AS Blind Order 1 (Buckets 1-4)

Late Build Photo Bike Order

01/15/2014

Order for Bikes not in Bucket system and planned for MY 15

Blind Order 2

01/15/2014

ASI/AS Blind Order 2, (Buckets 1-8)

International Sample Order

02/14/2014

All Brands (Buckets 1-8)

1st Open Order

03/14/2014

All Brands (Buckets 1-8)

2nd Open Order

04/17/2014

All Brands (Buckets 1-8)

3rd Open Order

05/16/2014

All Fuji & SE

4th Open Order

06/17/2014

All Brands (Buckets 1-8)

5th Open Order

07/17/2014

All Fuji & SE

6th Open Order

08/15/2014

All Fuji & SE

7th Open Order

09/17/2014

All Brands (Buckets 1-8)

8th Open Order

10/17/2014

All Brands (Buckets 1-8)

Initial MY 16 Big Book Release

10/31/2014

9th Open Order

11/14/2014

All Fuji & SE

Photo Shoot Sample Order

11/14/2014

Photo bike sample order; All models

1st Blind Order MY 16

12/15/2014

Buckets 1-4

Late Bike Photo Bike Order /ASE Sample order/Dirt Demo Order

1/15/2015

Second photo bike order for any additions and revisions. ASE Sample Order Deadline, and ASI Dirt Demo Order deadline.

2nd Blind Order

01/15/2015

Buckets 1-8;

International Sample Order

02/13/2015

1st Open Order

03/16/2015

2nd Open Order

04/16/2015

3rd Open Order

05/15/2015

4th Open Order

6/15/2015

5th Open Order

7/16/2015

6th Open Order

8/14/2015

7th Open Order

9/17/2015

8th Open Order

10/15/2015

9th Open Order

11/16/2015

Production

First Production Deadline China

4/30/2014

First Production Buckets 1-4

First Production Deadline Taiwan

5/30/2014

First Production Bucket 1-4

First Production 2 Deadline China

5/30/2014

First Production Bucket 5-8

International Sample Order Production Deadline.

06/27/2014

China, Taiwan, and Poland

1st Open Order China Production Deadline

06/30/2014

First Production Deadline Poland

06/30/2014

First Production Buckets 1-4

First Production 2 Deadline Taiwan

6/30/2014

First Production Buckets 5-8

1st Open Order Production Deadline Taiwan

7/30/2014

2nd Open Order Production Deadline China

7/30/2014

First Production 2 Deadline Poland

07/31/2014

First Production Buckets 5-8

1st Open Order Production Deadline Poland

8/31/2014

3rd Open Order Production Deadline China

8/31/2014

2nd Open Order Production Deadline Taiwan

8/31/2014

2nd Open Order Production Deadline Poland

9/30/2014

3rd Open Order Production Deadline Taiwan

9/30/2014

4th Open Order Production Deadline China

9/30/2014

4th Open Order Production Deadline Taiwan

10/31/2014

5th Open Order Production Deadline China

10/31/2014

5th Open order Production Deadline Taiwan

11/30/2014

4th Open Order Production Deadline Poland

11/30/2014

6th Open Order Production Deadline China

11/30/2014

6th Open Order Production Deadline Taiwan

12/31/2014

7th Open Order Production Deadline China

12/31/2014

7th Open Order Production Deadline Taiwan

1/30/2015

8th Open Order Production Deadline China

1/30/2015

7th Open Order Production Deadline Poland

2/28/2015

8th Open Order Production Deadline Taiwan

2/28/2015

9th Open Order Production Deadline China

2/28/2015

8th Open Order Production Deadline Poland

3/31/2015

9th Open Order Production Deadline Taiwan

3/31/2015

Model Year Change Over to MY 16

04/1/2015

First Production Deadline China

04/29/2015

First Production Buckets 1-4

First Production 2 Deadline China

05/30/2015

First Production Deadline Bucket 1-8

First Production Deadline Taiwan

05/30/2015

Buckets 1-4

Open Order 1 Production Deadline China

06/30/2015

Including ASE and ASI Sample Order and Dirt Demo Orders

First Production 2 Deadline Taiwan

6/30/2015

Including ASE and ASI Sample Order and Dirt Demo Orders

First Production Deadline Poland

6/30/2015

Open Order 2 Production Deadline China

07/31/2015

First Production 2 Deadline Poland

7/31/2015

Including International Sample Order

Open Order 1 Production Deadline Taiwan

7/31/2015

Buckets 1-8

Open Order 3 Production Deadline China

08/31/2015

Open Order 1 Production Deadline Poland

08/31/2015

Open Order 2 Production Deadline Taiwan

08/31/2015

Open Order 3 Production Deadline Taiwan

9/30/2015

Open Order 4 Production Deadline China

09/30/2015

Open Order 2 Production Deadline Poland

9/30/2015

Open Order 3 Production Deadline Poland

10/31/2015

Open Order 5 Production Deadline China

10/31/2015

Open Order 6 Production Deadline China

11/30/2015

Open Order 5 Production Deadline Taiwan

11/30/2015

Open Order 7 Production Deadline China

12/31/2015

Open Order 5 Production Deadline Poland

12/31/2015

Open Order 7 Production Deadline Taiwan

1/31/2016

Open Order 8 Production Deadline China

1/31/2016

Open Order 9 Production Deadline China

2/28/2016

Open Order 8 Production Deadline Taiwan

2/28/2016

Open Order 7 Production Deadline Poland

2/28/2016

Open Order 8 Production Deadline Poland

3/30/2016