Is Evans Cycles owned by Halfords?

Is Evans Cycles owned by Halfords?

Is Evans Cycles owned by Halfords?

The firm was acquired by equity companies in 2008, entered administration in 2018, and was then purchased by Sports Direct (current Frasers Group).

How do I get in touch with Evans Cycles?

Phone number: 01293 574900.

How do I return an Evans cycle?

Want to return an item? Please complete the form and return it with the items using the preprinted returns label attached. All Postal charges are at the cost of the customer and we recommend using registered post. If an exchange or replacement is required an email will be sent when the items are despatched.

Are Evans Cycles in trouble?

British bike retailer chain Evans Cycles is expected to cut more than 300 jobs at its 55 stores, bringing its workforces from 813 down to 475 employees, despite the pandemic bike boom that has given the bike industry unprecedented levels of demand.

Does Sports Direct Own Evans Cycles?

Bargain UK sports retailer Sports Direct has announced the purchase of Evans Cycles, in a move that saves the company from administration but could see as many of half of its UK stores close, putting hundreds of jobs on the line.

Do Evans build your bike?

Yes you can, but this needs to be done through an Evans Cycles store as all components to make up a complete roadworthy bike must be ordered at the same time.

How much was Evans Cycles sold for?

The cycling chain has 60 branches across the UK, and employs more than 1,000 people. In 2015, Evans was sold to private equity firm ECI Partners for £75m, however in recent months it has been scrambling to find new ownership and a £10m cash injection.

How are bikes shipped?

Bikes are usually sent in boxes measuring around 54” x 8” x 28”, though the dimensions will depend on the size and type of bike you’re shipping. Bike shipping boxes should be sturdy to protect the bicycle inside.

Do Halfords put bikes together?

Not only will our technicians build your bike, but they’ll also safety-check it for you to make sure that it’s ready to ride. We offer a 30-minute handover process too, giving you dedicated time with a colleague to check that everything’s set up to your satisfaction before you take your bike off on its maiden journey.