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Bicycle baskets were not the first product Wald invented. Rather, it was a bicycle tire repair tool. But it didn't take long for Grandpa Ewald and Uncle Herman to recognize what a difference the bicycle basket could be.

Nobody quite remembers exactly when or why, but one day Grandpa Ewald and Uncle Herman decided it was time to move on. The little shop Wald Cycle Company grew up in served the brothers well. The people of Sheboygan, Wisconsin loved their two-wheeled citizens, but Grandpa and Uncle Herman needed something new. A new product idea was always welcome, but this itch needed a bigger scratch. They had greater aspirations for their business.

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Latest News

November 24, 2013
"My Vacation Riding a Bike" Photo Contest Winner
"My Vacation Riding a Bike" Photo Contest Winner

Congratulation to Erinne Goodell! 

October 28, 2013
257 Ewald’s Multi Fit Front Rack
257GB (Black) Ewald’s Multi Fit Front Rack

Now available, the Ewald 257GB Multi-Fit bicycle Rack – perfect for carrying packages, backpacks, and other items that can be strapped down (see ROK straps).

October 28, 2013
1392WW (zinc) Woody Front Basket
1392WW (zinc) Woody Front Basket

When classic functionality combines with modern elegance, the result is the Wald #1392WW Woody Basket with hardwood slats.

September 17, 2013
1392 Front Basket
1392 Front Basket

Our popular #139 baskets now come with 2-piece adjustable legs and are available for purchase in our web store.  These shallow baskets are great for carrying notebooks, boxes and other articles that lie flat.

Momentum Magazine

July 22, 2014
Plan a Bike Picnic in 15 Minutes

A gentle breeze and sun that wants to warm your back is calling. What would be better than a picnic by bike?

July 15, 2014
Allo Velo – It Takes a Village to Build a Bike Shop

Allo Velo, a bike boutique and cafe in Montreal, Quebec, focuses on Dutch-style bicycles, bespoke accessories, and imported cargo bikes.

Urban Velo

July 24, 2014
How To Tie and Solder Spokes
Tied and soldered spokes were once a final touch from the finest mechanics upon the highest quality wheels, but have for the most part faded into obscurity. Seen only rarely these days, many cyclists have never personally laid eyes upon a set of tied and soldered wheels, let alone question the history of the practice [...]
July 24, 2014
HouseTrike
Bike camping seems to be the rage right now, but for slower traveling nomads or those living in the city, popping up a tent in public gets you in trouble almost immediately. An Amsterdam artist, Bas Sprakel, has considered this dilemma and created an intermediate between bike camping and homeless domiciles, called the HouseTrike. The [...]