List of distributors offering direct shipping for bike dealers grows again, with Upgrade

With the UK on coronavirus lockdown, and bike shops working as essential retailers, many distributors are expanding their service to accommodate social distancing.

Upgrade Bikes is the latest to offer dealers Direct Shipping to consumers as an option on Dealer B2B orders. This will allow any products to be sent direct to consumer’s home address on behalf of the dealer who has placed the order with Upgrade. There is a £5 carriage fee for each order and deliveries and be expected in 48hrs for order placed before 3pm each day.

For full terms and conditions dealers can contact the Upgrade sales office or their sales representative. Dealers can call 01403 711 611 x1 or email

Increasing numbers of distributors are offering the service during the Covid-19 lockdown, including Moore Large, HKT, Marin Bikes, Hotlines, ZyroFisher and Velobrands, among others.