By CBSLA Employees
September 28, 2020 at 10:59 pm
NEWPORT BEACH (CBSLA) — Demand for an Orange County-based e-bike firm has been skyrocketing in the course of the coronavirus pandemic.
“We have employed about 4 instances greater than what we began the yr with,” stated Sean Lupton-Smith of Electrical Bike Firm. “COVID-19 has actually, virtually helped our enterprise as a result of extra folks need to get outdoors. They need to get train. They need to go collectively as a household.”
As an alternative of shutting down initially of the pandemic almost six months in the past, Lupton-Smith’s crew determined to have everybody work separate eight-hour shifts across the clock.
Pre-coronavirus, he constructed and bought 50 bikes every week. Now, he is constructing, packing and transport 150 customized electrical bicycles per week.
Clients can design bikes to swimsuit their character, together with customized a drive practice, fork sort, fenders, trim, rims, seat and grips, tires, anti-theft alarm, and more.