Chain Reaction Cycles and Wiggle combined business will have revenues in excess of GBP 300million (€ 386mn). – Photo Chain Reaction Cycles

Wiggle and Chain Reaction Cycles Merge

CORK, Ireland - Wiggle and Chain Reaction Cycles announce today that they are to merge to further strengthen their position in the global online...

Hövding has sold more than 12,000 of its airbag helmets in Europe. – Photo Hövding

Hövding to Go Public

MALMO, Sweden – It is seen as one of the most remarkable bicycle accessories developments in the past decade. The Hövding airbag helmet was...

In the bicycle industry Kettler is known as the first to introduce aluminium bikes in 1977. - Photo Bike Europe

Kettler Files for Insolvency

ENSE, Germany – It is one of the icon brands of the German bicycle industry and was founded in 1949. Last Tuesday CEO Karin Kettler, daughter of...

‘We are interested in a participation in Stromer but depending on the investor, it also can come to a majority takeover,’ says BMC Group CEO Erwin Steinmann in Bike Europe. – Photo Peter Hummel

BMC Group CEO: ‘Stromer For Sale’

GRENCHEN, Switzerland – The appointment of Erwin Steinmann as CEO of the BMC Group last year was the start of a widespread reorganization program at...