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Silverfish UK announces Alex Metcalfe as commercial director

Cornwall-based distributor Silverfish UK has appointed Alex Metcalfe to its board to lead the sales and marketing efforts for the company. Metcalfe, who has previous experience with Gore Wear and D30 protective equipment, will take on the role as commercial director.  Silverfish managing director, Matthew Osborne, said: “We are really …

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Top five jobs in the bike trade this week – 30th September 

The BikeBiz jobs board filled over 750 positions in 2021, and listings are still on the rise. Here’s our latest top five… Area Sales Manager – EBCO UK e-bike market owners of the EBCO e-bike brand and distributor of Acclaimed German Corratec brand EBCO is looking to expand its sales …

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Yamaha launches own-brand e-bikes in MTB, gravel and urban sectors

Japanese motor industry giant Yamaha has expanded its e-bike offering to include three own-brand electrically assisted cycles, covering the mountain, gravel, and urban sectors.   Yamaha, already a leader in e-bike motor systems, has now branched into new e-bike sectors with the Moro 07, Wabash RT, and Crosscore RC models, which …

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Specialized appoints David Schriber as chief marketing officer

US bike brand Specialized has appointed David Schriber as its chief marketing officer. This week Specialized CEO Scott Maguire announced that Schriber, a former Nike executive, will be taking up the role from Monday, 3rd October.  Schriber’s experience includes founding a retail board for sports businesses, while studying computer science …

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BikeBiz Awards 2022: The distributors shortlist

Following the announcement of the shortlist for the BikeBiz Awards 2022 in association with ArmaUrto, we’ll be highlighting each and every finalist from our list of expertly-curated accolades. The majority of the winners will be decided by our expert judging panel, who offer years of combined experience in the cycling industry. …

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Submit now to be in the BikeBiz Directory 2023

The cycling industry can now submit updates for the next BikeBiz Directory. The deadline for submissions to the 2023 edition is Friday 14th October. The BikeBiz Directory is the essential A-Z of the bike trade, including listings for all companies associated with the industry in one handy guide. Subscribers to …

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