Syncros Adds Online Store to its Web site
New Web site capabilities give consumers the ability to purchase
Syncros products online
SAN CARLOS, Calif. – June 29, 2009 – Syncros Applied Technologies, a Canadian-based bicycle component manufacturer known for its grassroots mountain bike heritage and pragmatic, indestructible components, today announced that it added e-commerce functionality to its Web site that allows consumers to purchase products online with fulfillment through independent bicycle retailers.
“Consumers consider the Internet one of their greatest shopping resources,” said Steve Parke, general manager and vice president of marketing for Syncros. “Authorized Syncros retailers also offer consumers service and expertise that help them get the most out of their purchases. Now Syncros gives consumers the opportunity to buy their components online and have their local dealers fill their orders. This makes shopping for components more convenient and helps them maintain their relationships with the local shops.”
With the Web site’s new e-commerce feature, consumers will be able to easily purchase Syncros products with the help of Syncros’ authorized retailers. When consumers place an order through www.Syncros.com, orders are posted in a special queue. Within one business day, authorized Syncros retailers, with product in stock, will ship those orders within 24 hours. Open orders not selected by retailers will revert to Syncros USA for quick fulfillment.
Syncros offers a wide range of (handlebars, stems seatposts, rims and pedals) for off-road riders. Syncros also offers a complete line of innovative products ranging from saddles to wheelsets. Online purchases are only available to consumers in North America.
About Syncros Applied Technologies
Syncros is known for its grassroots heritage and pragmatic, indestructible components and shares its roots with the very origins of mountain biking itself. Founded on ideas formulated in Vancouver in the mid-1980’s, the company continues to serve the needs of hardcore, off-road riders. By the early 1990’s Syncros was the leading provider of high-end off-road bicycle parts and at 2003 was purchased by Ritchey Design. Ritchey Designs’ global infrastructure has allowed Syncros to return to its roots and provide components for the most serious XC, All Mountain, and Freeride enthusiasts. Please visit www.Syncros.com for more information about Syncros.