Published on February 16th, 2014 | by Jo Borrás


Start a Green Business: Used Bike Retailer

February 16th, 2014 by  

It’s a tough economy out there, and many competent people with under-utilized educations are finding it hard to get a job that “fits” their goals. As such, many “millenials” are embracing the entrepreneurial spirit with tools like Kickstarter, IndiGoGo, and Etsy, among others. Some, however, still appreciate the brick-and-mortar approach, and want to contribute to the greenification of their town.

Derek Markham, over at our sister site, Ecopreneurist, thinks opening a used bike store might be the green business for them, and he’s got a few tips for the would be used bike retailer that might be worth checking out in his full article, below. Enjoy!


Green Business Ideas: Used Bicycle Retailer (via Ecopreneurist)

Helping to make our transportation habits more sustainable is one way to a greener world, and getting people on bicycles for their daily commute and errands, or just for fun and fitness, could be a great green business idea for bike enthusiasts. And…

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I've been in the auto industry 1997, and write for a number of blogs in the IM network. You can also find me on Twitter, at my Volvo fansite, or staring up at the sky in Oak Park, IL.

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