Within this issue you'll hear first hand about Decathlon's ambitious expansion plans for the UK, mimicking its presence in mainland Europe.
Our features kick off with a recap of the BikeBiz Awards 2012, with comments from the winners and photography from the night.
Following on from this we have a preview of The London Bike Show, set to once again take place at the ExCel centre from January 17th through 20th.
Mystery Shopper visits a handful of South London retailers in this month's undercover look at the efficiency of bike retail in the capital.
From page 27 we have a recap of the Cycle Show with a run down of some of the product highlights, as already featured on BikeBiz.com.
Those are the key reads this month, but as usual we have regular sections on the electric bike and outdors markets, as well as guides to the footwear and bottles and cages sectors, run down by supplier. We also have interviews with Bob Elliot and Co and Cyclehoop's Anthony Lau toward the back of the magazine.