Business

Partnerships, acquisitions and investment news throughout the cycling industry

Raleigh P&A take Outland on board

Raleigh P&A will start distributing Rond-MAGURA and Vetta components from the end of September. But the big news is the simultaneous worldwide launch of Outland, a new own-label components brand from the designers of Derby-owned Diamondback bikes in the US

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Bank Holiday washout?

It may be lovely right now but it aint gonna hold. The weather experts are predicting a lousy weekend (although Bank Holiday Monday should be finer).

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Set the vids for Brits in Oz

The Olympics start on Friday September 14th. Here are the times when track cycling makes it onto the Beeb. The times for the road race and XC MTB event will be announced by the BBC next week

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Raleigh beefs up its brands

At yesterdays product presentation to the sales force at Eastwood Hall, close to Nottingam, Raleighs new marketing manager revealed some seismic brand re-focussing.

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Sam seeks sales post

Home worker Samantha Foord currently sells ads in Dirt magazine but has what she calls spare capacity for extra freelance work and can turn her hand to any short or long term sales/promotion role

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Leisure Lakes beds Madforsport.com

madformountainbiking.com, part of the Madforsport.com network, will be launched on 4th September and its e-commerce facility will be operated by the Noy family, owners of the 19-year old five-store Leisure Lakes IBD chain

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New roadshow rolls out in October

Giant UK, Madison, Dawes, Saracen and B1 Bikes have formed a strategic partnership to get themselves seen en masse by IBDs. Here are the roadshow dates....

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New Ballantine book available soon

Richards Bicycle Book, the cyclists bible, was first published in 1972 and went on to sell millions. Many people are in the bike trade right now because of that book. And now it has been given a massive overhaul for the 21st Century

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