Lancashire-based Dolan Bikes has confirmed that it will take sole control of distributing parts and accessories specialist Sugino Components' products in the UK and Ireland.
The distribution deal refers to the entire range of current Sugino products, which are produced in Japan.
Terry Dolan, founder and director of Dolan Bikes, commented: “We are really pleased to have signed this exclusive UK and Ireland distribution agreement; we're very happy to add Sugino to our bike and component product line. It is a highly-respected company and we see great synergy between us.
"Many of Sugino's products have featured on the equipment of notable Tour de France, Olympic and World Championship riders, which demonstrates the high production standards across the range."