Beeline Bikes and Wheel & Sprocket Partner to Open First Mobile Bike Shop in Chicago
The Country's Largest Full-Service Mobile Bike Shop Continues Aggressive Expansion With Nationally-Recognized Retailer
SAN CARLOS, Calif. - Dec. 11, 2017 // PRNewswire // - Beeline Bikes, a full-service mobile bike shop, announced today the launch of Beeline Bikes Powered by Wheel & Sprocket, its first Illinois location. This new mobile bike shop is owned and operated by Wheel & Sprocket, led by Noel Kegel, and offers expert bike service and advice with a fully stocked mobile bike repair shop that travels to the customer at the location, day and time of their choosing. Through an exclusive partnership with Raleigh and Diamondback Bikes, Beeline also offers bike sales and delivery, as well as parts, service and accessories throughout Chicagoland. Beeline Bikes Powered by Wheel & Sprocket provides an unparalleled and convenient bike repair service to Chicago and surrounding communities.
"Wheel & Sprocket has been in business since the 1970s, but we understood that the nature of retail was rapidly evolving, especially in large metropolitan areas like Chicago because of increasing demand for convenience," said Kegel. "As we looked to evolve our business, we really relied on Beeline Bikes' technology platform and business model to help us segue into this new era of retail and transact beyond the four walls of our brick and mortar shop. We're excited to extend our great service with the support and guidance of Beeline, and look forward to continue growing with the concept."
Beeline Bikes Powered by Wheel & Sprocket will deliver any new bike purchased on the Raleigh Bikes USA and Diamondback Bikes websites in Chicagoland assembled and ready-to-ride for no additional cost. Through its unmatched convenience and personal service, Beeline is reinventing how people interact with bike shops.
Founded in 2013, Beeline Bikes has serviced thousands of customers at their home, office or other convenient location. Beeline has developed a technology platform to streamline customer interaction, enhance operator efficiency and automate the supply chain, enabling owners and operators to profitably and efficiently run their own Beeline business. Beeline Bikes is currently expanding its network of mobile bike shops and offering franchise opportunities throughout the U.S. to qualified entrepreneurs to help grow the brand.
For additional information or to schedule an appointment online, please visit BeelineBikes.com or call 855-58-BIKES.
About Beeline Bikes
Beeline Bikes, founded in the San Francisco Bay Area in 2013, has serviced thousands of customers at their homes, offices or location of their choosing. Reinventing how people interact with bike shops, the mobile bike service franchise has developed a technology platform to streamline customer interaction, enhance operator efficiency and automate the supply chain. Beeline's full-service approach enables franchise owners and operators to profitably and efficiently run their own Beeline fleet of mobile bike shops in their local community. Beeline Bikes, backed by angel investors, Accell Group and Backcountry.com, is currently offering franchise opportunities in all 50 states. For more information about Beeline Bikes, or to schedule an appointment online, please visit BeelineBikes.com or call 855-58-BIKES.
About Wheel & Sprocket
Wheel & Sprocket was founded in 1973 in Hales Corners, Wisconsin. What began as a small, local bike shop has grown to eight stores across Wisconsin and Illinois. Wheel & Sprocket is family-owned company that looks to be a positive force within the community at large and has a strong history of advocating for more and safer bike infrastructure, supporting dozens of local events, and actively engaging in community initiatives each year.
SOURCE Beeline Bikes