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Eurobike 2022 set for record demand amid relocation, say organisers 

The organisers of Eurobike say 2022 demand is at record levels, as the popular show relocates to the city for its 30th edition.  Next year, Eurobike will relocate from picturesque Lake Constance in Germany to the city of Frankfurt, as the trade show will include an increased focus on e-bikes …

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Voting closes in one week for BikeBiz Awards 2021

Voting will close next Friday, 3rd December, for the BikeBiz Awards 2021 in association with Tannus Tyres. The results will determine this year’s winners, which will be revealed online on Friday 10th December. See the full shortlist below and vote for all categories here. Best Independent Bike Dealer A Different Gear …

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Schwalbe develops recycling system for used bike tyres

Schwalbe has started a pilot project to develop an innovative feedstock recycling system for used bicycle tyres. To do this, the bicycle manufacturing specialist is cooperating with Pyrum Innovations AG and the Technische Hochschule Köln – University of Applied Sciences. The project partners are carrying out research within the framework …

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Top five jobs of the week – 26th November

The BikeBiz jobs board filled over 450 positions in 2020, and listings are still on the rise. Here’s our latest top five… Shop Assistant – Free Motion Main tasks: customer support; gestion of rental reserves; inventory management; cafe service; route advice; stock. Hard skills: fluent in English and Spanish; German …

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Sea Otter Europe 2022 booking period set to open next week

Sea Otter Europe is opening the first booking period for the 2022 event next week. Next year’s edition of the festival is set to take place from 23rd to 25th September in Girona, Spain. Booking for brands that attended in 2021 and want to return under the same conditions opens …

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‘Buy now pay later’ services being exploited by fraudsters, warns Association of Cycle Traders  

The Association of Cycle Traders has warned that ‘buy now pay later’ services are being exploited by criminals.  Schemes that allow consumers to take home products and pay at a later date have proved hugely popular for younger consumers, but are also somewhat controversial as they pose potential risks to …

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A better deal for the planet: SunGod launches Black Friday charity initiative

SunGod has announced the launch of its new Black Friday initiative: A better deal for the planet. In order to unlock the Black Friday offer of a free capsule case and shipping together worth around £20, SunGod customers will have to donate £1 per product to one of its official …

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London’s carbon target could create 25,000 jobs for bike trade, says Bicycle Association 

The Mayor of London’s ambitious targets for reducing carbon emissions could create 25,000 bike industry jobs, according to the Bicycle Association (BA).  In its latest report the BA, national trade association for the UK cycle industry, has analysed the impacts that boosting cycling could have in the capital, finding we …

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Raleigh to donate 100% of Black Friday profits to charity partner World Bicycle Relief

Raleigh is to donate 100% of profits made on Black Friday to its charity partner World Bicycle Relief. World Bicycle Relief is an international, non-profit organisation that specialises in large-scale, comprehensive bicycle distribution programmes to aid poverty relief in developing countries around the world. As the Nottingham-based brand’s official charity …

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Supersapiens, Precision Hydration and Zwift partner with Voxwomen to form Vox Performance Project

Supersapiens, Precision Hydration and Zwift have partnered with international women’s cycling hub Voxwomen to form the Vox Performance Project. The Performance Project will highlight the importance of education around nutrition to provide maximal sporting gains. The four brands ran a competition online to give ten female riders the opportunity to …

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