HKT Products and Joystick part ways

The long-standing relationship between the two companies will end with immediate effect
Publish date:
Screen Shot 2018-04-10 at 10.20.42

HKT Products has parted ways with P&A brand Joystick.

A statement released by HKT read: “After four years working together, we have had to make the difficult decision to part ways. As one of our first brands, the nostalgia does pull slightly at the heartstrings, but knowing that this is the right choice for all parties makes these things a little easier.

The tough currency conditions brought up by Brexit and our increased success with the custom branded segment of our portfolio has really highlighted the potential of UK manufacture. Parting company with Joystick will allow us to focus a lot harder on this, with more and more products scheduled to be moved back to the UK over the coming months and years, so keep your eyes peeled for more on this!

We will also be re-doubling our efforts with our other brands, which continue to show year-on-year growth. From all of us at HKT we wish the Joystick Team all the best in their future endeavours!”

The partnership will end with immediate effect, although Joystick products still currently feature on the HKT website. 

Featured Jobs

cls logo_jpg 600x348

Bike Mechanic

Club La Santa I Lanzarote, Canary Islands I Competitive Salary & Benefits I Date Published Monday 7th January 2019

LTR coral logo 620x349

Local Project Manager (x3 roles)

Love to Ride I North East Lincolnshire, Slough, Southampton I Salary: £32,500 equivalent (PT, temporary) I Date Published Monday 7th January 2019

Logo stacked

Head of Marketing

Brompton I West London I Salary Competitive I Date Published Wednesday 9th January 2019


Senior Sales Executive

BikeExchange I UK Nationwide I Salary TBC Depending on level of experience I Date published Wednesday 16th January 2019