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Hövding launches retail partnership with Velorution

Hövding has partnered with UK bicycle retail chain Velorution. It will be introduced in all four stores across London – Chelsea, Hackney, Islington and Marylebone – and online. “Here at Hövding, we are always looking to work with innovative companies,” said Hövding’s CEO Fredrik Carling. “Velorution is a hub for …

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Sheffield bike shop relaunched as community-owned retailer and workshop

Sheffield’s ReCycle Bikes has completed its relaunch as A Different Gear following ten months of major renovation and remodelling. The premises has been transformed into a “brand new, community-owned bike shop” featuring what is claimed to be Sheffield’s largest collection of e-cargo bikes, as well as a commercial workshop and …

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Search for Best Small Shop 2020 begins

2019 was the first year to show an overall decline in retail sales

The search to find the UK’s Best Small Shop of 2020 has been launched. The annual competition, which culminates in a ceremony at the Houses of Parliament, highlights the best of Britain’s independent retail sector, celebrating the commitment and creativity of independent retailers on the UK’s high streets and the …

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IBD Focus: The lifeblood of high streets

Arragons Cycle Centre was shortlisted for both the BikeBiz Awards and Indie Retail’s Best Small Shops competition last year. Owner Sarah Graham tells Rebecca Morley how the store has adapted to a changing retail environment

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