Exhibitor news & profiles
- Taipei Cycle
Hartje has launched QiO, a new brand focusing on compact utility e-bikes. The first model under the brand is called Eins, which will be seen at Eurobike in September.
Early on, Fritz Jou decided to fully implement the Toyota Production System and an advanced ERP system, allowing for a high degree of flexibility and thus catering to the needs of higher-end bicycle manufacturers.
Thanks to platforms such as Strava, the recording and analysis of performance data has moved from pro to amateur ranks. But most power meters are still priced for pros. Arofly intends to change this with the X-Elite – a product of Taiwan’s high-tech industry.
Portugal’s Polisport Group has acquired Spanish premium helmet brand Catlike, the group announced February 18. Polisport will take over all development, production, and sales of Catlike …
Valeo, a French automotive supplier with a yearly turnover of EUR 19 billion, is now aiming at the e-bike market. Its 48 Volt drive system promises more efficiency and shorter charging times. And it can deliver a massive torque of up to 130 Nm. Valeo’s mid-motor seems aimed at applications where a lot of support is needed – think heavy cargo bikes for commercial use as an example.