Tag Archives: Tell us your thoughts

Tell us your thoughts: Was Black Friday beneficial to your business?

Black Friday took place last week, with brands across many sectors running promotions and offers for consumers to kick off the Christmas shopping season. But in a recent survey, the British Independent Retailers Association (BIRA) revealed that more retailers decided to boycott the sales this year as the cost of …

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Tell us your thoughts: What do you make of British Cycling’s partnership with Shell?

Earlier this week British Cycling announced a partnership with oil and gas company Shell UK, prompting criticism from many of its members as well as environmental groups. On Monday, the national governing body for cycling in Britain announced that Shell would be the new official partner of the federation, resulting …

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Tell us your thoughts: How is your business faring in the current economic climate?

National news headlines from the past few weeks have been dominated by the cost-of-living crisis, with households and businesses uncertain as to how they’ll cope with rising prices as we head into the winter months. On 23rd September, Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng announced a mini-budget, with policies including: bringing forward the …

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Tell us your thoughts: How is the cost of living crisis affecting your store?

The cost of living crisis has affected everyone in one way or another in recent weeks, with rising energy bills and petrol prices leaving consumers strapped for cash. Around nine in 10 adults said their cost of living had risen over the past month, the BBC has reported, with food …

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Tell us your stories: BikeBiz wants to hear your tales from the workshop

Do you have a funny, eye-opening, or important story from the workshop? An interaction with a customer that you particularly remember? BikeBiz is looking for tales from the workshop to feature in future editions of our magazine, and we’d love to hear from you. Email rebecca.morley@biz-media.co.uk or fill out the …

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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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Tell us your thoughts: Will you sell e-scooters through your business? 

The wave of electric scooters has swelled massively in recent years, as trial schemes have popped up in cities and towns across the UK. While the Government is testing the feasibility of e-scooters on the roads in certain parts of the country, the use of privately owned e-scooters on public …

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