Posts Tagged ‘bicycles’

Orbit City Bikes Brings Electric Bikes to Columbus

Orbit City Bikes Brings Electric Bikes to Columbus
As Columbus continues to become a more bike-friendly city, travelers might see a new kind of bike on the road. Orbit City Bikes is the first electric bike dealer in Columbus. The Clintonville shop launched in October with plans to ramp up product offerings for a spring grand opening. An electric bike...
January 1st, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More

roll: to open a shop in Chicago

roll: to open a shop in Chicago
If all goes according to plan, roll: will open its first store outside Ohio in mid-April. The bicycle shop’s fourth location will be in a 4,300-square-foot space on Clybourn Avenue in Lincoln Park, meaning its customer demographics and retail neighbors will be comparable to those at roll:’s...
March 27th, 2013 | Business Profiles | Read More

Stanridge Bicycles continues to grow, prosper after three years in business

Stanridge Bicycles continues to grow, prosper after three years in business
Three years ago, Adam Eldridge started Stanridge Bicycles out of his basement. In March, the custom bicycle manufacturing company became his sole source of income and he now works out of a warehouse on the Whittier Peninsula near Columbus’s Brewery District. Plus, he’s added two partners,...
September 9th, 2011 | Business Profiles | Read More

Bike Courier Business Adds Recycling, Food Delivery to Diversify Environmentally Friendly Services

Bike Courier Business Adds Recycling, Food Delivery to Diversify Environmentally Friendly Services
Ian Dowden launched his own bike courier service just a few years ago, and is shifting his business focus to adapt to a changing market. In addition to the delivery of legal document, architectural plans and other sensitive paperwork, his company, C.S. Courier, now delivers lunch to downtown workers...
March 10th, 2011 | Business Profiles | Read More

Investment in Biking Infrastructure Fuels Small Business Growth

Investment in Biking Infrastructure Fuels Small Business Growth
Central Ohioans, like many people across the country, have rediscovered bicycling in recent years. Predictably, the trend has kept owners of existing bike shops in demand, but it also has created new opportunities for enterprising entrepreneurs and could even impact companies outside the biking industry,...
August 13th, 2010 | Trendspotting | Read More