Category Archive: Business

Servicing the community – Artcrank Manchester

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Due to the perfect storm of work commitments, post grad study and family holiday, I didn’t make it up to Artcrank Manchester, which is crying shame for three reasons;  (1) The art looked… Continue reading

Help kickstart the turbines that grind the gears, that make the togs, astride the wheels

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Another kickstarter campaign worth backing. Veleco CC are a UK cycle clothing business hoping to launch a recycled polyester softshell jacket, urban cycling shorts and a range of carbon neutral t-shirts and hoodies (from… Continue reading

Urbanflow

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Urbanflow Helsinki from Nordkapp on Vimeo. I find cities endlessly fascinating. By turns planned, yet organic, organised, yet random. The challenges of the 21st century will be tackled in these behemoths and the… Continue reading

Where does Corporate social responsibility begin and end?

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Originally posted on The Odoni-Elwell blog:
There’s nothing like prefacing an article with a colossal question; a question that is both difficult to pose and incredibly difficult to answer. In most cases, we…

On the horizon: Bespoked Bristol 2013

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We’re back at Bespoked this weekend, providing the bike racks, hovering around with a face that says ‘happy to chat’ and hoping that the weather is kind. Of all the bike shows that… Continue reading

The Indian bicycle shop

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To my mind, it’s one of the great enduring images of cycling; the Indian street scene. Chaotic, vibrant, streets, populated by colourful, busy locals, many of whom will be riding, pushing or holding… Continue reading

Yet more Armstrong, RTAs, ‘cross fixtures, reflective buttons and Santa…

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  …all in this month’s YourCardiff blogpost. Rather than reinvent the wheel, here is the link.   The guest cycling blog appears monthly in  YourCardiff  (part of Walesonline).

Sparse lights, crowdfunding and the new creative economy

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Here’s another eminently sensible enterprise using Kickstarter to crowd source funds. Colin and Remmy are San Francsico based designers and entrepreneurs behind ‘Sparse lights’. Taking their urban cycling experience and setting their design… Continue reading

Cycling Christmas cards anyone?

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  Quite often we make our own Christmas cards. At the dangerous of sounding pious and a bit of a goody two shoes (hopefully I’m neither), there’s something quite nice about going the… Continue reading

Abandoned Part 2

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Yeah? You want another piece of me? Have a go. Go on. See if you’re hard enough. I’ve seen your type before. Sure. Take my wheel; that was easy. Any lowlife could do… Continue reading