BikeBiz November now available

The e-bike issue
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The November issue of BikeBiz is now available online.

Our November edition reflects on the whether e-bikes could save the cycle industry, the rise of the e-MTB, the Cycle Show in September and the first-ever Local Bike Shop Day.

What does the future hold?

Fostering a cult of achievement in your customers makes everybody better, and sells more tyres, writes Mark Hallinger.

Taming the mean streets

Making our roads safer needs a fresh approach, and a new alliance could pave the way, writes Alex Ballinger.

The Simplon way

James Groves heads to Austria to visit Simplon, builders of handcrafted bicycles for over 55 years. CEO Stefan Vollbach reflects on expansion, dedication, and taking the IBD by the hand.

Industry firsts

Rebecca Morley reports from her first Cycle Show in September.

Could e-bikes save the cycle industry?

With bike shops struggling to compete with an online retail environment that undercuts even trade account prices - a trend that shows no sign of relenting - could e-bikes be the saviour of the cycle industry? Laura Laker reports.

The rise of the e-MTB

Wheelbase's Sean Leckey looks at the state of the e-MTB market and analyses how close the builds are to going mainstream.

At the heart of the cycling industry

Rebecca Morley reflects on the first-ever Local Bike Shop Day, which looked to emulate the success of its record store counterpart.

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