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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

April 23, 2014
Crowdsource Your Next Bike Vacation

The rise of the sharing economy has put dozens of tools at your fingertips, allowing you to connect directly with locals, and save yourself some money in the process.

April 10, 2014
Chicago’s Bike Shop Scene: Women Taking Charge

Chicago is no longer a man’s world – bike world, that is. In the span of a few weeks, two women-owned bike shops have opened in Chicago’s thriving bike community.

Urban Velo

April 24, 2014
Kinfolk Kits on Pre-sale
You’ve only got till May 2nd to pre-order this run of stylin’ Kinkfolk Kits created with Endo Customs. If you didn’t like the colors from the first offering, these are a little more stealth in a black and grey color selection. The bibs and jerseys (of both colors) can be purchased here. Kinfolk also produces [...]
April 24, 2014
Undercover Houston Bike Cops Bust Dangerous Drivers
Houston has a thriving bicycle culture, but ranks among one of the least safe places to ride in the country according to the Alliance for Biking and Walking. Fast Company is reporting on a new program to catch dangerous drivers in the act, and bring cycling fatalities in the city to “Goal Zero.” “We asked [...]