Children’s bike manufacturer Islabikes has announced it is closed today, Black Friday, one of the biggest days in the retail year. If you want to buy an Islabike, you’ll have to wait until next week, because they’re closed in support of Global Strike 4 Future.
If you want to read more about the ethos and aims of the company, check out this feature, where we went to visit their new premises. We also had a look at their new ‘Imagine Project’ bikes, which seek to produce ‘circular economy’ bikes with long lifespans and recyclable parts.
And if you simply must shop today, how about this gift guide – many of the suggestions are ‘things’ at all, helping keep your consumption down.