As discussed in the last two guest opinion articles (here, and here), a wave of consolidation has swept the bike business: Merger and acquisition activity seems constant. The big guys – Shimano, Trek and the like – seem always in the process of buying another company. And regional retail chain-store “roll-ups” are increasingly common. Meanwhile, across the bike industry, there are …read more
A guest opinion article by Steve Maxwell and Felix Magowan.