NPD says IBD bike sales up 6% through August

By Stephen Frothingham

The retail tracking service says less traditional bikes are driving sales growth

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y. (BRAIN) — The NPD Group says IBD bicycle dollar sales grew 6 percent in the 12 months ending in August, driven in large part by growth in sales of electric, hybrid, and mountain bicycles.

“Bicycle sales typically peak in April and May, but are picking up during the fall and early winter months, which coincides with the fact …read more

Via:: Bicycle Retailer and Industry News