Christiania Bikes is a Danish manufacture that has produced bicycle trailers since 1978 and cargo bikes since 1984. The company is owned by the founders, Lars Engstrøm and Annie Lerche. The main office and the production facility are located on the countryside in green surroundings on Bornholm. Currently, the production area expands more than 3000m2, and more than 26 employees are working at Christiania Bikes including carpenters, black smiths, engineers and bicycle mechanics.
The production facility consists of modern machineries and facilities as well as a developed IT-infrastructure. Not only are products from Christiania Bikes environmentally friendly, the mindset of the production is also highly focused on being that. For example this mindset includes environmentally friendly heating, electricity and sorting of waste.
Christiania Bikes has built a unique network with long term relationship all over the world with selected retailers and distributors that take a great interest in improving the business in various ways.
Christiania Bikes lives and breathes for its products – it is a business, but the core concept and the energy of the business stem from a high interest in manufacturing great products. Besides manufacturing cargo bikes, trailers and matching equipment, Christiania Bikes is also active in legal matters in Denmark as well as in the EU concerning cargo bikes and electric cycles.
Christiania Bikes strives to consist with the highest standard of business ethics and if laws, rules or regulations require higher standards, Christiania Bikes adheres to these. Christiania Bikes has a straightforward policy of code and ethics, and expects its employees and agents to follow these whenever conducting business for or related to Christiania Bikes. This commitment includes doing what is right, be respectful, honest and treat other people with respect and obey all laws and conventions.
Christiania Bikes’s keywords pivot around safety, quality, durability and honesty. With these keyword in mind, products from Christiania Bikes can be characterized as:
Being made from the best materials available
Requiring minimal maintenance
Being high quality products with a functional design
Being functional and reliable regardless of the weather
Having a long service life and maintain a high resale value
Having a wide range of options, developed over the years
Being an environmentally sound transport.