Reid Cycles WA is closing down - April 2017

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Reid Cycles WA is closing down - April 2017

Postby Mububban » Fri Apr 14, 2017 10:24 am

I popped in to Reid (Thursday 13th) to check out their kids bikes yesterday, and found that the store is closing down. Their lease is up and they're not renewing it I think. So if you want anything from now on you'll need to order online with no chance to test ride any more.

I don't know when they shut their doors, but they had some MTB and road bikes discounted so there's a chance for a bargain if you're interested.
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Re: Reid Cycles WA is closing down - April 2017

Postby rolandp » Fri Apr 14, 2017 10:47 am

15th April is the close day - https://www.reidcycles.com.au/store/perth.html

Shame, as they were a nice store, and an alternative to the 'branded bikes'.

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Re: Reid Cycles WA is closing down - April 2017

Postby michaelp7757 » Tue May 09, 2017 3:43 pm

Cottesloe Cycles is also closing as they are going into liquidation.
Not sure about Carine Cycles.
Called them yesterday arvo for a quote - they had only just heard.

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Re: Reid Cycles WA is closing down - April 2017

Postby CritPro » Sat May 20, 2017 11:13 pm

michaelp7757 wrote:Cottesloe Cycles is also closing as they are going into liquidation.
Not sure about Carine Cycles.
Called them yesterday arvo for a quote - they had only just heard.


About to be taken over by the mob at R&D Speedshop - shame really, as they are a specialised dealer, who seem to think the market in the Cottesloe/Claremont area is for $10K race bikes. Greed personified...

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Re: Reid Cycles WA is closing down - April 2017

Postby dmwill » Mon May 22, 2017 2:38 pm

CritPro wrote:About to be taken over by the mob at R&D Speedshop - shame really, as they are a specialised dealer, who seem to think the market in the Cottesloe/Claremont area is for $10K race bikes. Greed personified...


Wut?

Most of their floor stock is high end, but they do cater for the entry level stuff.

FWIW: I recently saved nearly $2k on a top spec Crux. No other store could match it in terms of spec/price.

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Re: Reid Cycles WA is closing down - April 2017

Postby rolandp » Sat Aug 04, 2018 10:35 am

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Looks like Reid is back and in the same location.

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Re: Reid Cycles WA is closing down - April 2017

Postby Bunged Knee » Sat Aug 04, 2018 11:33 am

rolandp wrote:Image

Looks like Reid is back and in the same location.


Image not working but use the url.

So I fixed it.

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Re: Reid Cycles WA is closing down - April 2017

Postby Mububban » Sat Aug 04, 2018 10:29 pm

Last time I drove past I thought it was a paint store?

If they closed their retail presence for a reason, I'd be very surprised if those reasons have changed considering the state of the WA economy. Everywhere I go I'm seeing closed retail stores.

Good luck to them though.
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Re: Reid Cycles WA is closing down - April 2017

Postby 방구 똥 » Thu Aug 09, 2018 6:31 pm

Almost the same location. Now it's unit 4, used to be unit 8?

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Re: Reid Cycles WA is closing down - April 2017

Postby Mububban » Fri Aug 10, 2018 4:07 pm

Right next to Golf Box now as opposed to the very end store previously. Much better visibility for them this time.
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