Tag Archives: security

Datatag partners with specialist cycle insurer cycleGuard

Security marking and registration company Datatag has formed a partnership with specialist cycle insurer cycleGuard. From today, Datatag customers can receive a 10% discount on plans with cycleGuard on policies that include theft, vandalism, accidental damage and up to £2,500 of clothing and accessories. Nick Campolucci, commercial director at Datatag, …

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Leopard Tech launches 2021 Bicycle Security and Safety Survey

UK-based bicycle tech start-up Leopard Tech has launched its 2021 Bicycle Security and Safety Survey, with the aim of getting a broad spectrum of views from cyclists around the world on their attitudes towards bike theft, prevention and rider safety. This year will also focus on cyclists’ attitudes throughout the …

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Product partner: Hiplok turns ten

Hiplok was started by cyclists and fellow product designers, John Abrahams and Ben Smith, who had a desire to solve the problems associated with carrying a secure lock...

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Litelok becomes official security partner for Team DSM

Litelok is the latest sponsor of Team DSM, coming on board as official security partner. The brand will be supporting the team with lightweight, high-security solutions for their riders. Alongside this, Litelok will be working behind the scenes with the research and development team and the Team DSM’s technicians to …

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Litelok launches its ‘most secure lock yet’ – Litelok Core

Litelok has developed its ‘most secure lock yet’, the Litelok Core. “It’s an innovative, lightweight yet incredibly secure lock with multiple layers of protection from the inner core out,” said a statement. “Accredited by the independent certification group Sold Secure, establishing it as one of the lightest and highest grade …

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Hiplok, uvex sports group begin strategic partnership as brand looks to continue growth

Hiplok and the uvex sports group have begun a strategic partnership. The German family-owned uvex sports group has acquired a majority shareholding in the British company, Plus 8 Industries Limited, which trades under the Hiplok brand name. The partnership will enable Hiplok to continue its growth and further establish itself …

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BikeBiz’s guide to the latest in bike security

This month, we take a look at the latest in bike security from some of the leading brands in the sector, including ABUS, Hiplok, XLC, Squire, ETC, Litelok, Kryptonite, tex-lock, Zefal, Master Lock, RFR, Oxford, Seatylock, Pinhead and LifeLine     ABUS – Ultimate 420 and cable Distributor: Extra UK …

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Hiplok launches high-security DXF D-lock

Hiplok has launched the DXF, its ‘most practical high-security D-lock to date’. The DXF pairs the brand’s DX U-lock with the new speed-loading frame bracket for carrying your lock on your bike. This new rattle-free, reliable and sturdy mount uses Hiplok’s patented ‘Clip+Ride’ system to attach the lock to the …

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Squire achieves BSI IoT Kitemark for a bike lock

British security manufacturer Squire has achieved the new BSI Internet of Things (IoT) Kitemark for a bike lock. Additionally, Squire has achieved the Secure Digital Applications Kitemark for its Inigma digital security operating system in bike locks, padlocks and cylinders. Certification to the BSI Kitemark for the Internet of Things …

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BikeBiz October edition is now available

The digital edition of BikeBiz October is now available. This month, we look at sustainability within the bike industry, reflect on last month’s Local Bike Shop Day, and catch up Intense Europe, RRP, Superstrata, BikeRegister and Busby. This month’s sector guides are road bikes and accessories and chains, gears and cranks. …

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