Tag Archives: COVID-19

Hotlines to offer free home delivery on all products

Hotlines is offering free home delivery on all products, including PDI on bikes, with no minimum order value. “Hotlines wants to support our dealers, and their customers through these challenging times in any way we can,” said a statement. “To make it as easy as possible to get goods to …

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Panaracer commits to financial support of cycling events

Panaracer is to honour its commitments to cycling events in 2020, even if they are not held due to the COVID-19 outbreak. The company has said it will pay sponsorship and event attendance fees to events that had been on its schedule, regardless of whether the events continue, are postponed, …

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The Bike Project to offer virtual bike maintenance sessions

The Bike Project is launching virtual Dr Bike sessions to help teach people basic bike maintenance and repair during the COVID-19 outbreak. These will be one-to-one sessions delivered by the team of mechanics, and free virtual Dr Bike sessions are being offered to all NHS staff. The Bike Project has …

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The Sufferfest releases new indoor training plans

The Sufferfest, part of Wahoo Fitness, has released a suite of training plans designed for athletes who are staying indoors due to the current COVID-19 outbreak.  The four-week ‘All In’ training plans are completely indoor-based and place increased emphasis on yoga, strength, and mental training. Each indoor plan offers a …

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Velobrands now offering to drop ship direct to consumers

Velobrands is now offering to drop ship direct to consumers for all orders placed by their retailers. This service will allow consumers to place orders with their local bike shop and receive their goods to an address of their choosing. Orders placed before 4pm should arrive, wherever possible, for the …

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New Wattbike Icon now available to public

Wattbike’s new indoor training bike, designed for commercial use, is now being offered to individuals. Designed to improve the performance of athletes of all ages and abilities, and most often seen in gyms, health centres and elite sports institutions, the Wattbike Icon has been introduced to complement the Wattbike Pro …

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ZyroFisher launches home delivery across all P&A brands

ZyroFisher is launching home delivery across all its P&A brands in an effort to support its dealer network. Any products ordered via the ZyroFisher B2B can now be shipped directly to the dealer’s customer from ZyroFisher. Doing so allows dealers to meet customer demand without customers having to enter their …

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Extra UK issues COVID-19 operations update

Extra UK has issued a statement on its current operations during the COVID-19 outbreak. The distributor said it is open for business, and all staff who can are working remotely following social distancing procedure. The warranty department and technical support lines are remaining open, and staff remaining on premises have …

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Cycling UK calls on Government to “rapidly” introduce temporary cycle facilities

Cycling UK is calling on the Government actively to promote cycling and walking as a means of transport over buses, trains and tubes for essential short journeys for people who are symptom-free of COVID-19. The charity is also calling for the UK to follow steps taken in cities such as …

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i-ride updates trade on COVID-19 operations

i-ride has said it will remain open to “help as much as possible” to support bike retailers during the COVID-19 outbreak. The distributor said it will be answering the phone and emails, processing orders and despatching goods, and will also be offering 90-day terms on all B2B orders placed in …

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