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Top five jobs of the week – 17th September

The BikeBiz jobs board filled over 450 positions in 2020, and listings are still on the rise. Here’s our latest top five… Bike hire manager – BikePark Wales We are recruiting for a bike hire manager to lead our expanding hire team. The ideal candidate will be a fun, engaging …

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Bollé Brands Group enters ‘major’ new phase of growth with new appointments

Bollé Brands Group is entering a ‘major’ new phase of accelerated growth, fortifying its key posts with new appointments to support its ‘ambitious’ plan. This revolves around a pronounced shift towards digital technologies, a tactical plan of attack on the ground to boost its brands’ presence with the general public, …

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BikeFlights.com celebrates one million served

Bike shipping service and bike box supplier BikeFlights.com is celebrating a milestone: one million served. “We’re grateful for the opportunity to have helped ship so many bikes, wheels and gear for our customers over the past 12+ years,” said William Alcorn, president of BikeFlights.com, “and we look forward to shipping …

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Evolving Sports Distribution appoints Page as trade sales executive

Evolving Sports Distribution has appointed Lee Page as trade sales executive for the UK. “We are really excited to be able to secure Lee’s services as his knowledge of the cycle industry and dealers will allow EVO to achieve our goals in the UK,” said an EVO statement. “Lee brings …

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LBSD 2021 celebrated by 370 bike shops across UK

Local Bike Shop Day 2021 was celebrated by 370 bike shops across the UK, an increase of 37% from the previous year, with some IBDs offering their customers discounted products, free bike services or guided bike rides. Local Bike Shop Day – organised for the industry, by the industry – is …

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Charged Wisper Concept Store now open in Chelmsford

The new Charged Wisper Concept Store is now open in Chelmsford – the first-ever Wisper concept store. The store is located at 197-199 Baddow Road – a site that locals may remember as previously being bicycle shop Deals on Wheels.  Deals on Wheels was present on the street for some …

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IAA Mobility 2021 sees 400,000 visitors attend

A total of 744 exhibitors were present at 2021’s IAA Mobility, including 75 bike brands, which took place in Munich from 7th-12th September. The show was attended by 400,000 participants and 3,500 journalists from 95 countries. This means that the new IAA Mobility attracted 32% more visitors per day compared to the …

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The Electric Bike Shop opens new store in Brentwood

The Electric Bike Shop has opened a new store on Brentwood High Street. Stocked with an extensive range of e-bikes, the new Brentwood store features a fully equipped workshop with a team of experienced mechanics and knowledgeable sales staff. It is situated only a short walk from Brentwood Rail Station. …

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Ison Distribution welcomes Robinson as marketing manager

Ison Distribution has welcomed Stephen Robinson to the business, who has taken up the role of marketing manager. Robinson is joining ID with over 14 years of experience within the industry sector and has spent time working in small family-run bicycle retailers through to large distribution companies and globally leading …

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Top five jobs of the week – 10th September

The BikeBiz jobs board filled over 450 positions in 2020, and listings are still on the rise. Here’s our latest top five… Full time mechanic – Chevin Cycles Otley We are recruiting for a full-time mechanic to join our team at our Otley store. The role is for 5 days …

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