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New Interbike podcast looks at used bike market and bike trade-in programs

SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, Calif. (BRAIN) — The newest Interbike podcast looks at how some IBDs are taking a new look at the used bike market, whether they buy and sell used bikes or take them as trade-ins toward new bike sales.  Guests on the fifth episode of “Interbike — The Podcast” include Steve Frothingham, the web editor for Bicycle Retailer & Industry News, who has written extensively about the used bike market in recent years (including a new article in the April 15 issue of BRAIN)

New Interbike podcast touches on e-bike research, retail growth, battery changes

Bicycle Retailer's Doug McClellan joins retailer Jim Strang and Raleigh Electric's Rob Kaplan participate in the latest podcast. LAGUNA HILLS, Calif. (BRAIN) — A new survey of 1,800 e-bike owners done by Portland State University and the University of Tennessee found that that most e-bike owners are very satisfied and really like their e-bikes (96 percent), because they are “fun” and “exciting” to ride

BRAIN extends submission deadline for Sea Otter Guide

LAGUNA HILLS, Calif.

Interbike announces Innovation Award winners

SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, Calif. (BRAIN) — Interbike has announced the winners for the Interbike Innovation Awards. Revamped for 2017, the awards recognize excellence and innovation in product, retail and advocacy

BRAIN and USA Cycling survey bike retailers about youth cycling programs

Survey respondents eligible for prize drawing. COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo

BRAIN seeks retailers to join State of Retail panel for upcoming year

LAGUNA HILLS, Calif. — Bicycle Retailer and Industry News is looking for retailers to participate in our 2017-2018 State of Retail panel.

Nomination period now open for Interbike’s Retailer Innovation awards

SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, Calif. (BRAIN) —The self nomination period has opened for the  new Interbike Innovation Awards for retailers.

State of Retail Question: Does your shop do custom bike or wheel builds?

LAGUNA HILLS, Calif.

Feb. 1, 2017

Issue Highlights:? LAGUNA HILLS, Calif. (BRAIN) — The newest issue of Bicycle Retailer & Industry News includes our annual Electric Bike Report, which includes results from BRAIN’s recent survey of U.S. retailers on their experiences selling — or their reasons for not selling — e-bikes in their stores

New BRAIN issue includes e-bike report, annual bike sales figures, and a visit to a Cuban mountain bike race

LAGUNA HILLS, Calif.