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VP: expanding production and range

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TAIPEI, Taiwan VP Components announced at this years Taipei International Cycle Show that it is opening a new factory in Jiaxing, China (near Shanghai) where it will produce Modus branded components. The pedal, headset and BB set maker is also stepping into the production

VP: expanding production and range

TAIPEI, Taiwan – VP Components announced at this year’s Taipei International Cycle Show that it is opening a new factory in Jiaxing, China (near Shanghai) where it will produce Modus’ branded components. The pedal, headset and BB set maker is also stepping into the production of hubs.

For this move VP Components has acquired the rights to the Nakano brand name as well as all patents and technologies. Famous for their tire-inflating ‘Air Hub’, Nakano was the brand of Nakano Iron Works in Japan. These hubs will be produced in VP’s new factory in Jiaxing, China (near Shanghai) which will be officially opened on May 3, the day before the kick-off of the Shanghai Show.

The new VP factory will also produce ‘Modus’ branded components. The Taiwanese maker is re-launching that brand under which mid-range head and BB sets will be made as well as pedals.

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