Accessories

Sven Willems, manager MIK & OEM (l.) and José ten Hoope, MIK global marketing manager. - Photo Bike Europe

Open-source accessory mounting system MIK tops 100 industry partners

ULFT, the Netherlands - The growing market for accessories like baskets, bags and child seats also resulted in an increasing number of different...

Despite difficult external conditions, Swedish helmet manufacturer Mips continues to look positively into the future. – Photo Mips

Mips, GoPro, BikeBeat: Financial results offer positives for 2024

STOCKHOLM, Sweden- For the bicycle industry 2023 has been a tough year with over-supply and full warehouses clashing with a dropping consumer demand....

Despite Hövding’s successful appeal against the sales ban of the Swedish Consumer Agency, the company has had to file for bankruptcy. – Photo Hövding

Hövding AB files for bankruptcy after consumer agency calls for sales...

MALMÖ, Sweden - Possibly the most remarkable and inventive cycling accessory, the Hövding is no longer on the market. The Swedish Hövding AB filed...

2023 has seen a particular large number of new companies entering the anti-theft market or updating existing services. – Photo BikeFlare Visio

Rising e-bike thefts prompts new market entrants and products

ZEIST, The Netherlands - The combination of a growing demand, an increasing average retail price and rising e-bike thefts have given a boost to the...

Carl & Marta, including some accessories were presented to the public at Eurobike. – Photo Hebie Group

Hebie Group launches new brand for sustainable mobility concept

BIELEFELD/ MÜNSTER, Germany - Offering the option to mount a childseat easily was the prelude to the start of an all new brand project for Hebie...

Tour de France winner Jonas Vingegaard wearing Nimbl shoes. – Photo Pon

Pon adds premium cycling shoes to portfolio with Nimbl take-over

AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands - Pon.Bike is building on the number of brands in its portfolio with the acquisition of premium cycling shoe brand, Nimbl....

From January 1st Uvex bicycle helmets and eyewear will only be available in certified sporting goods retailers in Europe. – Photo Uvex

Uvex Sports Group opts to distribute through certified specialist...

FÜRTH, Germany - For the coming year, Uvex Sports Group GmbH & Co. KG (USPG) - the sporting goods group under the umbrella of the Uvex Group - will...

The 360° rotatable brackets make the plate universally compatible with a wide range of carriers. – Photo Bike Europe

Sunny Wheel adds flexibility with universal adapter plate

CHANGHUA, Taiwan - Bicycle component and accessory manufacturer Sunny Wheel displayed its new universal adapter plate at Eurobike. As an update to...

Ursus and Hebie have joined forces to produce and market a new mounting system for bicycle kickstands. – Photo Hebie

Kickstand makers Hebie and Ursus cooperate to improve functionality

BIELFELD, Germany – Italian Ursus and German Hebie have joined forces to produce and market a new mounting system for bicycle kickstands. In...

Selle Royal brings innovative new heated saddle

Selle Royal brings innovative new heated saddle

For riders who have found themselves yearning for an additional source of warmth and comfort during cold rides, whether it be while cycling in the...