Inside this version you’ll divulge heart’s contents to the same old entrance line retail opinion, this time addressing the topic of what the principle competitors to bicycle shops is perceived to be these days. CI.N seeks to know whether or not opinions are shifting over time; Has the main target moved away from on-line retail competitors and has Brexit’s ripple results made any distinction to abroad competitors? We ask the trade.
Overleaf, an additional snippet from CyclingIndustry.Information’ annual market report (bought in full here) particulars the investments of bicycle shops in taking the enterprise digital, in addition to the place the common retailer positions itself within the market these days. Whereas not but the main ‘speciality retailer’ sort, it’s fascinating to see simply how far the footprint of the electrical bike has are available in only a few brief years; the same variety of companies cite pedal help emphasis to these describing themselves as a mountain biking specialist.
The fourth in our interview series with politicians exploring biking coverage this time takes within the views of Liberal Democrat peer Liz Barker. Barker discusses her private ambition to “open doorways” to biking for extra girls, individuals with disabilities and people from minority teams who’ve been proven to make use of bikes much less.
Taking within the viewpoints from business veterans and CEOs alike, subsequent up we flip again time to discover the topic of biking’s fortunes throughout an financial downturn. Is it actually true that in a down market biking rides excessive?
Persevering with the theme of development recognizing, from web page 24 we discover the notion that the dust bounce market is having a resurgence. Talking with dirt jump influencers and types with a high profile within the section it seems there’s an urge for food each with the youth, but in addition with rad dads rediscovery the thrill of airtime.
On this month’s product focus the topic is “underneath the radar improvements” and product highlights that will have gone underneath the radar within the flurry of pandemic buying and selling.
There’s a lot extra too:
- An evaluation of what we actually know in regards to the Covid induced Bike Increase, with enter from the Bicycle Affiliation (This piece is obtainable to read separately online here)
- A profile with Pirelli
- What’s IAA Mobility and can this German commerce present start to eat into Eurobike’s commerce present dominance?
- A profile with bike retailer turned model franchiser Bristol Bicycles, run by Jake Voelcker
- The primary in a collection of deep dive, algorithm-driven evaluation items exploring the commerce of on-line giants with specialist Andrew Isenman
- A profile with Squire locks
- A profile with Pendle Bike Racks
- We conclude with our latest unique interview with CSG boss Nikki Hawyes, additionally readable here.
Revealed alongside, CI.N sister web site EV Fleet World has printed its April 2021 concern. EV Fleet World is a brand new digital journal launched by our writer Stag Publications, masking the increasing electrical automobile market. You’ll be able to subscribe to EV Fleet World online here.