From BBC.ComIn a world obsessed with cheap, mass-produced products, Levere – a long-time cycling aficionado and the founder of Erba Cycles – produces handmade bikes that are as stylish as they are eco-friendly. He is one of a handful of bamboo believers in the US, Europe and Asia working to establish a beachhead for [...]
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From Mother Nature Network... If you’re the type who prefers to don a helmet and propel yourself around town instead of sitting slouched behind the wheel of a car, you’ll probably dig the work of Erba Cycles, a Boston-based purveyor of truly gorgeous bicycles expertly handcrafted from bamboo and hemp. Read the full article here
From the Boston Globe... As told to Kristin D’Agostino July 27, 2014 I was 12 when I got my first decent bike. I bought it for $237. I found a 25-mile loop that went along the Maine coast, past farmlands. I would ride 25 miles a day as a 13-year-old, rain or shine. I was [...]
From Elitism... Erba Cycles was founded by Randall Levrere, a 5th grader from Maine who loved the freedom and speed of bikes and building things with his own two hands... See the full piece here
From BostInno... Never in my life have I turned so many heads by simply biking down the street. Come to think of it, I’ve never turned any heads biking anywhere. And yet last Friday, on a sunny and cool November morning in the South End, the type that can make Boston’s grey concrete expanses feel [...]
From the MIT Enterprise Forum - Cambridge, MA: You have an idea for a business—maybe it’s your life-long passion, a project you’ve been working on nights/weekends, or something that just popped into your head. You are wondering whether it’s time to quit the “day job” and take your idea to the next level. [...]
From Yankee Magazine... Some people walk the walk. Randall Levere? He rides the ride. The founder of Boston-based Erba Cycles builds bikes–by hand, with frames made from bamboo–and he uses them. A lot. “I probably ride 10,000 miles a year,” Levere says. That includes training rides, Saturday morning rides with the Charles River Wheelmen, accompanying [...]
Erba Cycles as featured on Fox Business Channel's BASF Green Business Highlight - From the show 'Power & Money'. Original air date: 12/15/2011