SUNNYVALE, CA/USA (28 January 2000)--Bicycle component maker Titec Cycle USA, Inc. has signed exclusive distribution contracts with UK distributor Raw Experience, Ltd. and Giant Bicycles Australia. In Australia, the agreement makes Titec the first non-Giant branded product distributed by Giant Australia. For the last two years Giant bicycles have been spec'd with Titec OEM parts.
The agreement with Raw Experience, Ltd. covers all of the UK. The Titec line was formerly distributed by Caratti Sports, Ltd.
"We were very impressed with their marketing efforts in their other existing product lines," says Julie Kim, Titec's global distributor manager. of Raw Experience.
Titec's products are installed on the OEM production of Schwinn, Giant, K2, Jamis, Santa Cruz, etc. bikes and distributed on the US aftermarket through Quality Bicycle Products, Schwinn, Giant, KHS, The Hawley Company, Riteway and BTI. Titec distributes internationally through Sport Import, Cycle Lambert, ISLA, Raw Experience, Giant Australia, Koba Bicycles, MT-Bike, Vartex, ASAP, Yeun Yong Motor and Interfusion. (JW)