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The following posts on Lisbonize were published in the On the road category.

back to normal…

No Photos! What? Yes, this is the new reality - The secret masters of “Copy & Paste” do not wish themselves to be copied! Seen on Eurobike opposite of our booth in A 6. A nameless company from Thailand presented a very simple copy of an e-bike - coincidentally very similar to a model made by a [...]

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the silence of the lambs…

…we had not in mind, but we were quiet for along time.. too long for serious blogging, I know. But anyway, sometimes business is more important. That should not be the usual way and therefore I will try to collect a little bit what happened from End of April til beginning of June: 1. We [...]

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my gazelle…

Recently published on major German newspaper and journals: An image campaign supported by the association of German insurance companies. People were being interviewed on the street, what they like in their life and what they want to be taken care of… The target was, to draw a quick hand-out of the desired object. One guy draw a [...]

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The follow-up visits: Vol.2

 Another innovative company that we met on Eurobike 2009 were the guys from Bionicon. Recommended by their good friends from Fixie-Inc. I visited their booth in Friedrichshafen. Though I was not looking after Mountain Bikes or anything else from the “sporty-section” I was impressed by the package of technological outstanding solutions.  [A small step into [...]

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The follow-up visits: Vol. 1

On Eurobike 2009 we made a lot of contacts and meanwhile we realized (already in 2009) several brand implementations in the Portuguese market. To improve these contacts and to know better the people behind the brands we decided to visit in early 2010 all the companies we meanwhile represent. Even if it was just for curiosity. First of all [...]

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Bullitt, Christiana, Winther…

It is Wint(h)er time and Europe is caught under ice and snow. Fortunately in Portugal we are not (yet) in the situation of this bike messenger from Berlin, who must use his Bullitt Cargo Bike under the worst circumstances.  Anyway – back to the topic: Since this year we have three Danish bike brands represented in Portugal: [...]

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commuting to jail

Peter Paul Michalski (46) made everything correct - in a political and ecological way. He used a commuter bike (with legal light-system and mudguards) for his daily transport, he enjoyed fresh air and he was in his leisure clothing, when riding on a bicycle in his home region on Bundesstraße 58 in direction to Schermbeck (Wesel) near the Dutch border. So it [...]

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Biking for abandoned animals

Another two idealists..  Toni Aematteis (Italian) e Sabine Knoll (German) started with 2 bicycles and three dogs in Italy to pedal through Europe. They started on 22 of August 2008 in Ostuni (BR) and are are now in Portugal (near Aveiro). This is what “Journal de Notícias” wrote today: Pedalada para salvar animais And this is [...]

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