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It looks like the space formerly occupied by Freitag is getting another international tenant. Bowery Boogie reports that Tokyobike, a Japanese company that manufactures bicycles, is expected to open later this week.
"In the same way the mountain bike was designed for the mountains so tokyobike was designed for Tokyo," their website reads. "The bikes are designed to be light to ride with an emphasis on comfort over speed. The bike is simply a way to enjoy your city, as much about the journey as the destination." They also operate in London, Sydney, Singapore, and Berlin.
· Tokyobike Is Opening 3-Month Pop-Up Shop on the Bowery [Bowery Boogie]
· Freitag Flagship Space Up For Grabs on the Bowery [Racked NY]