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The Role of Cargo Bikes

Mar. 26, 2020

There are different reasons for which different individuals make purchases for bikes. Irrespective of these reasons; be it for business, pleasure, and/or family consideration, cargo bikes will continue to take the foremost seat in the committee of the most used bike categories the world over. Among the factors that can be said to be responsible for this recent surge in the acquisition of cargo bikes is however not unconnected with the cheap cost and the ease associated with its maintenance. Cargo bikes are also relatively small in size and this makes it easily thread-able even in the face of heavy traffics. Like the other bike categories, cargo bikes also make access to different locations possible, and it can also be converted for different other purposes that best suit an individual’s specification and design. While the earlier discussions had addressed the little advantages for which the surge in the use of cargo bikes can be explained, it is also important to note that there are also some roles associated with such functions which invariably constitutes what a cargo bike can be used for. These however include:

1. For Family Visits: - to embark on a collective visit to another family’s place is often one of the most memorable moments in the life of children and their parents alike; especially when such visits come with some exciting ancients narratives of the parent’s childhood and their characters. Most visits to family friend’s places often give the children some insight into their parent agelong characters like their nicknames, naughty youthful characters among several other memorable narratives to which every child would love to listen. This among several other things makes a family vacation a desirable moment to which every member happily looks forward. When the family is small and the trip is relatively short from home, it is often advisable that such a family should embark on what could be described as a family adventure with a cargo bike. It is not only safe and comfortable to use but also cheap to acquire and give a complete feel of pleasure that cannot be attained anywhere else.

2. For Sight Seeing Activities: - the tale of a location; no matter how carefully crafted, can never make a coherent picture in the mind of anyone not until the eye itself witness that to which the ear had been familiar. That is the beauty that is associated with every sight-seeing activities. Aside from it being an opportunity to get familiar with a particular terrain or have a first-hand experience of the particular event or description, sight-seeing also serves as a form of education as whatever had been witnessed with the eye can barely be forgotten. When embarking on a sight-seeing exercise, however, it is often advisable to do such with a cargo bike which not only enhances comfort but also makes access to remote areas possible and with opened spaces that guarantees better view during transit when compared to cars.

3. As Carriage for Goods: - aside from the little cost that makes it relatively cheaper to acquire, cargo tricycles are also suitable for different purposes an important part of which is the transportation and movement of goods and individuals from one place to another. Be it for the store or refrigerator, the purchase of food items in a relatively large quantity no doubt begs for transportation down to the desired location. While a lorry or car could be too huge to convey such commodities that are meant for consumption by a relatively small family especially through a rough, slippery of even narrow pathway. Cargo tricycles become the best attainable carriage system for a small family that seeks food items from the market and lives in areas that are relatively less accessible to cars or cargo lorries.

4. For Product Deliveries: - as a result of their load carrying capabilities, cargo bikes are also suitable for the delivery of goods and services to a customer’s location by a business owner. With a cargo bike, a business owner can easily access the location of their suppliers or warehouses, get a sizeable number of products as requested on order by a particular customer especially within those remote locations that were earlier mentioned, and get such delivered to them at little or no time.

5. For Goods Vending Activity: - goods vending had for long been a strategic advantage that particular business owners enjoy over their competitors. At its inception, goods vending activities operated as hawking. With the advancement in technology and the increased health and safety concerns that had dominated the discussion on hawking activities, vending bikes were created as an easier and better alternative to goods hawking. With this thus comes the development of such carriage device as the cargo bikes with which an ideal business owner can now transport his/her goods and family members or sales representative from their respective locations to their point of sale in other to enhance better service delivery to their customers and as well encourage sales.


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