I write editorials like this sparingly. In fact the only previous one was back in August 2013 when I asked you to help Victorian bike shop mechanic Michael Blyth who had just become a paraplegic in a mountain biking accident.
On 7th August Velo Vita announced that it would be the new distributor of CLIF Bar & Company’s energy and endurance brands CLIF Bar, CLIF Shot Bloks and CLIF Shot Gel, for sporting goods stores across Australia.
Way back in our December 2012 edition of Bicycling Trade we ran a feature entitled, ‘Inside Shimano Australia Cycling’. It included a photo of CEO Matt Bazzano standing beside a property developer’s sign for a large block of land that they’d purchased.
Daniel Whiting has expanded his Electric Bike Centre with the opening of a new 200 m2 retail premises at Kawana, Qld. Kawana is a new planned urban centre on the Sunshine Coast about 95 km north of Brisbane. The new store will be right next to a huge new regional hospital scheduled to open in 2016.