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Merida reports a turnaround in revenue since April. – Photo Merida

Merida halts decline and reports increased turnover in second quarter

CHANGHUA, Taiwan - Merida Industry Co., Ltd. was particularly hit hard by the slump which hit the bicycle industry last year. In 2023 the...

In Memoriam: Jürgen Falke who passed away this month. – Photo MCG

Merida and MCG mourn loss of leading developer Jürgen Falke

MAGSTADT, Germany - At the beginning of May, Merida & Centurion Germany GmbH (MCG) announced that Jürgen Falke, the long-standing CEO and co-founder...

Merida's headquarters and high-quality private label and OEM production are still located in Dacun Township in Changhua County. – Photo Jo Beckendorff

Merida Q1 figures show bicycle producers continue to struggle

CHANGHUA, Taiwan - Compared to the first sales quarter of the previous year, Taiwan's second-largest bicycle manufacturer Merida Industry Co., Ltd....

Merida is also a frame supplier for other OEMs, which makes it difficult to determine which part of their business was hit most. – Photo Jo Beckendorff

Merida 2023 sales shifted down sharply in line with market trend

CHANGHUA, Taiwan - The preliminary 2023 results of Taiwan's second largest bicycle manufacturer Merida Industry Inc. published this week represent...

Although the long term forecast is good, Taiwan’s top 3 bicycle manufacturers currently have some hurdles to face. - Photo Bike Europe

Taiwan's top 3 face further sales and profit slumps in Q3 results

TAIPEI, Taiwan - Taiwan's top three bicycle and e-bike producers Giant Manufacturing Company Limited (Giant Group), Merida Industry Co., Ltd. and...

To compensate for the loss of sales, Merida implemented a major cost reduction program. – Photo Merida

Merida reports first half year sales and profit decrease

CHANGHUA, Taiwan - The sparse numbers reported by Merida Industry Co, Ltd. clearly indicate that its 2023 export position is in decline compared to...

While much of the R&D team is based in Germany at Merida & Centurion Germany GmbH (MCG), the company's cradle is in Taiwan. – Photo Jo Beckendorff

Merida reports stable Q1 sales but profit almost halves

DACUN TOWNSHIP, Taiwan – In this year’s first sales quarter Taiwan's second-largest bicycle manufacturer Merida Industry Co. Ltd. brought in total...

With Vansen Tseng, the third generation of the founding Tseng family takes the helm at Merida. – Photo Merida

Both Merida and Ideal Bike announce top management changes

CHANGHUA/TAICHUNG, Taiwan - As 2023 begins, Taiwan's second and third largest bicycle producers Merida Industry Co. and Ideal Bike Corporation are...

The founding members of the Bicycle Alliance for Sustainability (BAS). – Photo Giant

Giant Group spearheads Taiwanese bicycle industry sustainability...

TAICHUNG, Taiwan - Some of the biggest players from Taiwan's bicycle industry are joining forces in an alliance to focus on reducing the carbon...

The unpredictability of the supply chain results in a very mixed financial for Giant and Merida. – Photo Shutterstock

Unsteady supply chain impacts financial results of Giant and Merida

TAIPEI, Taiwan - The unpredictability of the supply chain results in very mixed financial results by Taiwan's major bicycle manufacturers, Giant...