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The Bike Club expands offering to include adult bikes

The Bike Club is now offering adult hybrid and road bikes in addition to its fleet of kids bikes. Shipping from mid-July, an initial range of Forme bikes will be available to adults across the UK. The models initially offered will be the Forme Winster 1, Winster 2 and the …

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Vittoria launches B2B bicycle tyre subscription service

Vittoria is launching Vittoria2GO, a B2B bicycle tyre subscription service. Vittoria2GO is specifically designed for bicycle leasing and rental companies, reducing uncertainty in operating costs while delivering on their client’s expectations, said Vittoria. Through the Vittoria2GO subscription model, companies can offer a premium product on their bicycles and participate in …

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Buzzbike appoints head of engineering and lead product designer

London-based bike subscription platform Buzzbike has appointed Shaun Stanworth as head of engineering and Alp Turgut as lead product designer. Launched in 2016, Buzzbike recently secured a further £1.7 million of funding in its latest round from a variety of sources, including the UK Government’s The Future Fund and sports …

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Brompton teams up with GoCardless to streamline payments for its bike subscription service

Brompton has teamed up with GoCardless to streamline the payments of Brompton Bike Hire. Brompton customers in the UK can now benefit from easy to set-up and manage monthly payments, powered by GoCardless, “guaranteeing a seamless experience for both the customer and merchant”. With the average UK household spending £552 …

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E-bike subscription service DANCE raises €15 million in Series A funding

E-bike subscription service DANCE has closed a €15 million Series A funding round. Led by Eric Quidenus-Wahlforss, Alexander Ljung and Christian Springub, DANCE is aiming to offer its all-inclusive service subscription package into expanded markets across Europe and eventually the US. “The goal of DANCE is to spark a global …

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The Bike Club secures funding of £5.7 million

The Bike Club has confirmed funding of £5.7million, helping the brand expand its fleet of lightweight bicycles available to families for a monthly subscription. The subscription bicycle scheme, founded in 2016 by Alexandra Rico-Lloyd and James Symes, is now the “largest private bike-rental scheme in the UK”. With a current …

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Brompton to launch bike subscription service for £1 a day

Brompton is set to launch a bike subscription service next month. Customers can either pay £30 a month, about £1 a day, for an annual subscription, which includes insurance and discounts from merchandise partners, or £42 a month for ‘flexi’ 30-day contract. Insurance, repairs and twice-yearly servicing are included. The …

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Buzzbike sees 440% increase in bike subscriptions

Buzzbike has revealed a 440% year-on-year increase in bike subscriptions, with the majority of subscriptions coming from those new to cycling. The data also revealed a 160% increase in subscriptions was just in the past month. The news comes after the Government announced a £2 billion package at the beginning …

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ACT offering free subscription to help IBDs through COVID-19

The ACT is offering IBDs three months of free access to the UK cycle community with an ActSmart bronze subscription. In return, it is asking for a small charitable donation (minimum £5) towards the National Emergencies Trust. The aim of the initiative is to supply IBDs with key resources that …

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