Business

Partnerships, acquisitions and investment news throughout the cycling industry

Accell Bike Parts launches Bike@Home online platform

Accell Bike Parts has today launched its online platform Bike@Home in the UK. Bike@Home is a knowledge platform providing blogs, DIY videos and direct links to over 200 bicycle dealers across the country as well as a webshop offering a large range of bicycle parts and accessories. The platform aims …

Read More »

USG appoints four UK sales agents

USG has appointed four UK sales agents, following on from it taking back distribution of its brands 7iDP, Royal Racing and TAG Metals Racing. To request an appointment please contact the agent directly or UK sales director Matt Yeo on 07971-788353. Sales agents contact details and areas covered: Roy Hunt …

Read More »

Santafixie celebrating its tenth birthday this year

Santafixie is celebrating its tenth birthday this year, launching a series of limited edition products. “In 2011, the world was different than the world now,” the brand said. “One of the things that has changed is the cycling scene. Apart from cycling on roads and in the mountains, urban cycling …

Read More »

BikeBiz August edition is now available

The digital edition of BikeBiz August is now available online. This month we examine the UK MTB market, catch up with Mondraker and Rockstop, and hear about this year's Local Bike Shop Day. This month's sector guides are MTB and accessories and winter and protective clothing

Read More »

Wattbike calls on PM to ‘do more’ for UK businesses hit with surging costs due to pandemic

Wattbike is calling on Boris Johnson to ‘do more’ for UK businesses who are being hit with surging costs for shipping and materials due to the pandemic, after being forced to adjust its prices. The Nottingham-based company has seen demand soar during the pandemic but said it, and other manufacturing …

Read More »

TfGM launches £800,000 business support package to help boost sustainable travel

Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) has launched a new £800,000 funding package and interactive web portal to help businesses and employers embed sustainable travel behaviours, head off a car-led recovery and build back better from the pandemic. While the numbers of trips on public transport dropped significantly during lockdown – …

Read More »

Citrus-Lime breaks £1 billion barrier

Citrus-Lime is celebrating a ‘huge’ landmark in its history, with client revenue processed through its End-to-End Retail Solution breaking through the £1 billion mark. More than half of this figure has been processed through the platform in the last 12 months alone, it said. “This is an amazing achievement for us …

Read More »

Strava to open Dublin office to accommodate rapid growth

Strava has announced plans to open an office in Dublin as its global community continues to grow rapidly. In addition to its corporate headquarters in San Francisco, California and offices in Denver, Colorado and Bristol, UK, Strava’s Dublin-based team will serve athletes across Europe and around the world. “Expanding in …

Read More »

enviolo expands Retail Training Series to UK

enviolo will now offer its Retail Training Series (RTS) in the UK, educating retailers on how to build, service and sell enviolo equipped bikes. The RTS will be hosted together with enviolo’s long-term partner Gates Carbon Drive and registration is now open. “At enviolo, we are proud and excited about …

Read More »

Funding announced for 35 projects to protect future of London’s high streets

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has announced funding for innovative projects across the capital aimed at ensuring London’s high streets can ‘flourish and thrive’ as we emerge from the pandemic. In partnership with councils, business groups and other local organisations, 35 projects will be given seed funding by the Mayor …

Read More »