Friends, Colleagues and Customers:
It is with a little sadness that I report this tale. We got a surprise visit yesterday from some of the new management up at Specialized. They informed me that we would no longer be given the option of selling Specialized bikes. This could not have been more of a surprise to me. I asked for reasons, but was only given vague answers along the lines of we are streamlining our distribution channels. They would not tell me anything specific about why we would not be part of that picture.
This is a sudden end to what has been a long and close relationship with a ton of growth and success, and we will miss doing business with our many friends up in Morgan Hill.
I believe we will still be allowed to process your Specialized warranty claims for you, and we will be happy to do so.
We are already talking with other exciting brands who are thrilled to have an opportunity to be a part of The Path Bike Shop brand lineup. Stay tuned, as we will be bringing you a more diverse and eye popping product selection than ever.
Sincerely,Tani WallingFounder, President and Proud Owner of The Path Bike Shop