Richardson Bike Mart rebrands as Bike Mart, offering free safety checks for children through Aug. 16

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Bike Mart offers apparel, bicycles and accessories for cycling enthusiasts of all ages. (Courtesy Bike Mart)

Bike Mart offers apparel, bicycles and accessories for cycling enthusiasts of all ages. (Courtesy Bike Mart)

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Bike Mart’s logo features an R-shaped bike symbol as tribute to its Richardson Bike Mart roots. (Courtesy Bike Mart)
Family-owned business Richardson Bike Mart rebranded as simply Bike Mart earlier this summer.

The 59-year-old business has locations in Richardson, Frisco, McKinney and Dallas as well as a new location planned in Dallas’s Preston Hollow neighborhood. The company’s locations serve biking enthusiasts of all levels and offer new and used bicycles, maintenance services and apparel.

“We rebranded the company name and logo because we knew it was the right time to celebrate serving the wider Dallas-Fort Worth community,” Bike Mart President Woody Smith said in a statement. “As well, after this past year, our online and local communities have grown tremendously, and it was really important to us to be inclusive of all our loyal customers, no matter where they live and shop.”

While Richardson is no longer part of the company’s name, Bike Mart’s new logo features an R-shaped bike symbol as tribute to its roots.

“We hope the new name and logo reflect our heart to serve cyclists all over,” Smith said. “We are so proud of our roots and our heritage, and we are excited about the future as more individuals and families embrace biking.”


Bike Mart is offering free safety checks to make sure children’s bicycles and helmets are in good condition and fit properly at each of its locations until Aug. 16. 972-231-3993 (Richardson location). www.bikemart.com


By William C. Wadsack

Senior Reporter, Plano/Richardson

William joined Community Impact Newspaper in December 2019. He previously served as managing editor of several daily and weekly publications in North Texas and his native state of Louisiana.



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