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BikeBiz.com has been breaking news stories since 1999

BikeBiz.com has been breaking news stories since 1999

BikeBiz was launched in July 1999, the online companion to new trade magazine BicycleBusiness. Originally it was BikeBiz.co.uk; the dotcom suffix was secured later.

Carlton Reid
Mobike launches in Rotterdam

Mobike launches in Rotterdam

Mobike has launched its bike sharing service in Rotterdam.

Kieran Howells
Ireland's Centro ceases trading

Ireland's Centro ceases trading

Centro has ceased trading. It was the Trek distributor in Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland until earlier this year. Based on the Bluebell Industrial Estate in Dublin, the company was founded ...

Carlton Reid
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Rise in cycle sales at Halfords, but profits still dip

Rise in cycle sales at Halfords, but profits still dip

Bike sales at Halfords rose by 7 percent in the first half of the year. Total sales increased by 4.5 percent. However, profits shrank by nearly 10 percent  to £36.6m in ...

Carlton Reid

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Talking e-bikes with Haibike

Talking e-bikes with Haibike

Like it or not, e-bike are quickly becoming a key sector in the industry, and that isn’t going to change any time soon. I sat down with Haibike’s Gareth Davies ...

Kieran Howells
If you're not 3.5% down you're bucking the trend, Trek CEO tells IBDs

If you're not 3.5% down you're bucking the trend, Trek CEO tells IBDs

Trek Bicycles CEO John Burke has sent a video to the company’s US dealers confirming that demand for bikes is soft, but that he’s confidant that sales will rise again ...

Carlton Reid
Pippa Wibberley - finally - becomes Raleigh's managing director

Pippa Wibberley - finally - becomes Raleigh's managing director

Pippa Wibberley will be appointed managing director of Raleigh UK on November 1st. The announcement was made today by Raleigh owner Accell Group, although the move was first announced in March ...

Carlton Reid
Selle Royal complements e-bike seat launch with two new products

Selle Royal complements e-bike seat launch with two new products

Selle Royal has announced the launch of Aurorae - a saddle for light touring or commuting and Forum, which uses premium materials for more performance-focused touring and commuting.

Kieran Howells
London's Mayor welcomes Pashley-made "Sadiq Cycle"

London's Mayor welcomes Pashley-made "Sadiq Cycle"

The next generation of Santander Cycles have today arrived on London’s streets, with hundreds of new bikes to be added to the Capital’s flagship cycle hire scheme every year.

Carlton Reid
Pashley's "Sadiq Cycle" is streets ahead of the existing "Boris Bike"

Pashley's "Sadiq Cycle" is streets ahead of the existing "Boris Bike"

The new Santander Cycles public hire bike, unveiled in London this morning, is a big improvement on previous models. It feels quicker, slicker and features 24-inch wheels instead of ...

Carlton Reid

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