Dashel, which makes sustainable urban cycle helmets, has not seen any drop-off in online sales since the start of the COVID-19 lockdown.
Some businesses have seen an increase in sales (Source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-52066454) with cycle related products near the top of this list.
Designed and manufactured sustainably in the UK, Dashel is leading the trend for chic, stylish and protective helmets which are made from innovative and sustainable materials that ensure a lightweight and slim fit. Available in a choice of seasonal colours, Dashel is stylish and safe finishing touch to your cycling wardrobe that not only looks good but is good to the planet.
“We’ve seen no change to our online sales, UK wholesale is still holding up too – for which we are very grateful. We recognise that many other small businesses are not as lucky as us. We have had orders cancelled from stores in Mainland Europe, but parts of Asia seem to be getting back into business.” says Catherine Bedford, founder of Dashel.
“To thank our customers for their support, and NHS staff who are doing such an amazing job in these difficult times, we’re donating our cycle helmets to key NHS staff who are now cycling to and from work, or using bicycles to travel around or between sites. We’re kicking this off by working with our retailer Fully Charged providing 20 helmets to match the 20 e-bikes donated by GoCycle. In addition, for every online sale, we’ll donate another helmet. We can’t protect them for the virus, but we can help keep them safer when cycling.”
Dashel is working with UK bike hire schemes and independent bike stores offering free services to NHS workers to ensure the donated cycle helmets reach the right people.
For more information, or to order your own helmet and get one donated to the NHS visit: https://dashel.co.uk/
Dashel offers a range of slim, ventilated, lightweight cycle helmets manufactured in the UK. With a distinctive urban feel Dashel Helmets are made from recyclable materials – ensuring that they are low impact at the point of manufacture and produce very little waste at the end of life. The new Re-Cycle helmet will be ground down into new helmets at the UK factory when it is finished with. The helmets are portable, sold packaged in a handy rucksack that means there is no superfluous packaging. They come in an array of classic colours. Choose from black, blue, sage green and red. Dashel helmets are £79 and available from all good cycle shops and online at Dashel.co.uk
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