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Specialized launches D2C sales: J’s Cycle Shack on why it’s good for riders

J’s Cycle Shack has published a video on YouTube on how the recent changes from Specialized have affected the retailer and what this means for customers. Specialized launched direct-to-consumer sales in the UK earlier this month, offering two delivery options to customers – Ship to Home and Specialized Delivery. J’s …

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Rapha invests in LeBlanq, joining Specialized as new official partners for 2022

Rapha has invested in LeBlanq and will be its exclusive apparel partner going forward, with further investment confirmed from Simon Mottram, Simon Kimble and Tim Ashton. LeBlanq, a luxury cycling trip organiser, has also signed Specialized as the brand’s official bike partner for 2022 and renewed partnerships from its launch …

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Specialized UK offering up to 50% off selected helmets when riders trade in their old one

Specialized UK is offering riders up to 50% off selected Specialized helmets when they trade in their old one at one of its retailers, as part of its helmet amnesty. The company is calling on riders to assess the condition and the age of their helmets, recommending that riders always …

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Tell us your thoughts: What do you make of Specialized launching D2C sales?

Last week, Specialized announced that it will launch direct-to-consumer sales in the UK on 1st February. The latest development in the company’s business model will come with three major details – the Ship to Home option, Specialized Delivery, and Pedal The Planet forward. The Ship to Home offer will let customers …

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Specialized UK confirms direct-to-consumer sales will launch next month 

Specialized has confirmed that direct-to-consumer sales will launch next month in the UK.   On Thursday (January 27th), news emerged from the US market that Specialized would be offering direct online sales to customers from the start of February, but there was no official announcement on the UK market. Following the …

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Specialized to begin selling direct to consumers in US

Specialized Bicycle Components is to begin direct online sales of bikes to US consumers on 1st February, Bicycle Retailer & Industry News has reported. The company is to add a Rider Direct option for the purchase of non-electric bikes from its website. Specialized shared the plan with key US retailers …

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Specialized introduces new S-Works 7 Lace shoe

Specialized has introduced its new S-Works 7 Lace shoe. The shoe takes the World Tour performance of the S-Works 7 and combines it with laces to create one of Specialized’s most supple and adaptable uppers for next-level fit, said the brand, combined with its Body Geometry technology for optimum foot, …

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