bike-friendly business

Bicycles as Business Tools at Facebook

How and why Facebook promotes bicycle use on and off campus. more »

Oct 20, 2014 1:27 PM Features

Oregon Bike Friendly Business Profile: Apex Bar

Path Less Pedaled profiles bike-friendly business owner Jesse McCann. more »

May 17, 2013 9:04 AM Videos

How Bicycles Bring Business

Cities and businesses discover that cycling pays. more »

Apr 29, 2013 1:00 AM Features 2 Comments

Photo by Alan Ashbaugh

Bicycle Benefits Program

Five years ago, Ian Klepetar, a cyclist from Vermont, created the Bicycle Benefits incentive program as a way to reward people who ride their bikes to shop and dine, and the businesses that support them. more »

Apr 29, 2013 12:00 AM Features

Shopping By Bike Can Take Off

Filmmaker Michael Rubbo makes the case that if people shopped by bike this would help support small businesses and in turn, keep neighborhoods alive. more »

Dec 5, 2012 7:44 AM Videos

Evan Patrick Kelly

Bicycle-Friendly Business Districts

Imagine a place where business owners bicycle to meetings, employees commute by bike and customers receive a discount for riding to their favorite shops. A Bicycle-Friendly Business District (BFBD) is such a place. more »

Sep 11, 2012 12:00 AM Features

Wash Cycle Laundry

Wash Cycle Laundry is Philadelphia, PA's sustainable laundry and linen rental service. Here's how they haul tons of laundry every week using bicycles and trailers. more »

Aug 16, 2012 7:59 AM Videos

Long Beach Creates First Bicycle-Friendly Business Program in US

In 2010, the City of Long Beach created the nation’s first Bike-Friendly Business District (BFBD) program that encourages merchants and their customers to replace cars with bikes. more »

Aug 9, 2012 12:00 AM Videos

Biking to Work in a Dress and Heels

Mandy Farmer, CEO of Accent Inns, shows us how to bike to work in dresses and heels. more »

May 31, 2012 6:57 AM Videos 3 Comments

Bike-powered Businesses in Copenhagen

In a city committed to bicycle transportation it's no surprise that businesses big and small use bikes in creative ways in Copenhagen. more »

Apr 11, 2012 6:46 AM Videos 1 Comments

Colleen Jordan

Plant Some Bike Art

Make your green transportation greener and go on an adventure with your favorite plants in tow. more »

Apr 4, 2012 4:52 AM Features 2 Comments

Susi Wunsch

Red Lantern Cafe for Bicyclists Grows in Brooklyn

Coffee and cycling go handlebar-in-hand. So it’s no surprise that some bike shops are formalizing the relationship with a marriage of bike culture and caffeine. more »

Apr 4, 2012 4:49 AM Features 1 Comments

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Bike-friendly Hotels in North America

Tips for finding bike-friendly hotels. Plus a map of many such hotels in North America. more »

Mar 7, 2012 2:57 PM Features 2 Comments

Velo Orange Build-Kit

The new Velo Orange Polyvalent Maxi Build-Kit allows you to build your bike yourself. more »

Oct 25, 2011 4:35 PM Gear Blog

photo by Kyle Ferguson

What's New in Bike-Friendly North America (Issue 51)

The latest and greatest people, events and things happening in bike-friendly North America. more »

May 17, 2011 9:56 PM Features

California Pizza Kitchen is now using an Ultra Motor U2B electric bike to make pizza deliveries in San Francisco, CA.

Electrified Pizza Delivery in California

New Ultra Motor bikes are propelling pizza delivery in San Francisco, CA. more »

Jan 6, 2011 5:57 PM News 1 Comments

Bike infrastructure along popular routes can attract more people to local businesses.

Erin O'Melinn

Businesses Show Support for Cyclists in Vancouver

A new Vancouver Area Cycling Coalition program has already attract a lot of attention from the business community. more »

Nov 22, 2010 7:19 PM News

Patrick Barber

Biker Discounts and Incentives at Businesses Near You!

Get great deals at some bike-friendly establishments in Portland. more »

Jul 22, 2010 4:50 PM 2 Comments

Architect and principal of RG Architecture Riyad Ghannam has donated his time and talent, pro bono, to make the street-space to community-space design a successful reality.

Rose Miller

Build it and They Will Come: Parklet of Dreams

Constance Cavallas reports on the reclamation of two parking spaces in San Francisco. more »

Jul 1, 2010 1:27 PM

Queen Street Businesses Warm up to Cyclists

Jake Williams reports on the "two-wheel allies" on Toronto's Queen Street. more »

Nov 2, 2009 11:48 AM