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The following posts on Lisbonize were published in the Germany category.

change-log…

Some month ago, I promised to write about new products from Eurobike 2010… I know.. But: I had not even the time to write about anything in the last 2 month, sorry… There is a good reason for that. In September, I was being asked, if I wish to rent a small shop at Oporto [...]

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from June till August…

.. happened a lot, but unfortunately I had not any time to continue my blog. So, another “resume-article” will (hopefully) compensate this! What happened? Apart from working end developing E-Mobility.pt as a reliable brand for electric bicycles, cargo- and commuter bikes in Portugal, we used our bikes a lot for pleasure (see illustration on the [...]

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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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dutchbike 2.0 – reloaded…

..the new DutchBike comes from Germany: The Bionicon UrbanCargo, a real adaptation of the classic spirit of a commuter bike transferred into Lifestyle and feeling of the new decade of urban cycling. .. And today it came to Portugal!  Probably the first bionicon bike ever in Portugal… We adapted some accessoríes like the famous bootbag from [...]

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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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hero meets hero…

Luigi Colani on his knees in front of a Fixie-Inc. Single Speed …in 2004 the producers of the Fixie-Inc. bicycles made the famous Luigi Colani fall on his knees! It even looks like he is praying to a object of design in the shape of a single speed/fixed gear bicycle. But it is not just any [...]

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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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