Raleigh's cycle franchise operation expands as Scarborough store opens

Cyclelife’s 100th store opens

With the 100th store opening in Scarborough Raleigh said Cyclelife was well on the way to achieving its interim target of 250 stores nationwide by 2010.

Cyclelife is a franchise partnership launched in 2004 by Raleigh. In addition to converting established dealers, Cyclelife has also attracted new entrants to cycle retailing.

Raleigh MD Mark Gouldthorp said:

"The Cyclelife initiative gives us a great opportunity to develop independent cycling retailers across the UK. Cyclelife partners are committed and knowledgeable cycle retailers seeking to offer excellent service and value for money.”

Cyclelife members, enjoy preferential purchase terms from Raleigh, stock finance and in-store investment.

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