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Why are dumbbells sold out everywhere?


  1. Why are dumbbells sold out everywhere?
  2. Why is gym equipment sold out?

Why are dumbbells sold out everywhere?

The onset of the COVID-19 pandemic led to a surge of interest in the at-home fitness industry and, in turn, lead dumbbells to sell out everywhere.

Why is gym equipment sold out?

According to GQ, the initial shortage was the result of an onslaught of demand from folks who couldn't visit their local gyms anymore — and the fact that there just aren't enough foundries (both in the U.S. and overseas) to pump out all that iron (which is what most kettlebells are made of).



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Why is there a shortage of dumbbells?

America's dumbbell shortage is what happens when huge demand collides with a broken supply chain. Those numbers are staggering, but Logan and Fread said that once the pandemic hit, that kind of demand could be expected.


Why is weight equipment sold out?

According to GQ, the initial shortage was the result of an onslaught of demand from folks who couldn't visit their local gyms anymore — and the fact that there just aren't enough foundries (both in the U.S. and overseas) to pump out all that iron (which is what most kettlebells are made of).


Why are dumbbells sold out everywhere?

The onset of the COVID-19 pandemic led to a surge of interest in the at-home fitness industry and, in turn, lead dumbbells to sell out everywhere.




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