Paligap strengthens sales team with Emma Knight appointment

Bristol-based distributor Paligap has appointed a new Brand Merchandiser, Emma Knight, in a move to strengthen its UK sales team.

Knight, an experienced CX/XC racer, offers a wealth of experience and insight from her time working and competing nationally within the industry. She will be covering territories in the North of England, Scotland and Ireland for Stans NoTubes & Goodyear Bicycle Tyres.

Knight has placed highly in a number of competitions, including 13th Elite Female in the National Cyclocross Championships, 2nd Senior Woman in the North West Cyclocross League and placed 3rd overall in the national Cross Country Series in the Expert/Sport women’s category.

“Knight is joining Pim in the South and the in-house sales team back at Paligap HQ and is coming in at a very exciting time.” commented the Paligap Brand team. “Paligap’s industry-targeted margins and key brands will help bolster retailers’ profitability & customer experience during these troubling times in UK retail.”

Knight commented: “It’s a great opportunity to work with a dynamic company who has such focus on the future of the cycling industry; I am relishing the task ahead, working closely with customers, both new and existing. Paligap has great brands and is constantly developing its approach to help IBD’s and so I’m excited to work for them on both Stans NoTubes & Goodyear Bicycle Tyres.”

For more information on the range of products that Paligap offers call 01454 332 110 or email

Hayley Everett

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