“About the company”
Established in 1949 by the Murugappa Group in collaboration with Tube Investments (UK), TI Cycles has transitioned from just dealing with bicycle manufacture and design to becoming an expert in mobility and well-being solutions. Known best for its flagship bicycle brands – BSA, Hercules, Montra and Mach City, TI Cycles has practically created and perfected every new cycle category in the country – the first MTB, the first geared bike, the first Shox model, the first girls bike, the first kids bike, the first light roadster, the first carbon frame bike and India’ first cycling café. The first Hercules bicycle rolled out in 1951 – the first of many. TI Cycles has plants at Chennai, Nasik and Noida; and major warehouses at Guwahati, Durgapur, Patna and Cuttack and regional offices, through which it serves it nationwide 1,000 plus dealer-network. Certified with ISO 9001:2000, OSHAS 18001-2007 and ISO 14001-2004, TI Cycles is a quality and customer centric organization.
TI Cycles has always been at the forefront of making sure the customer had the best retail experience. Track and Trail – a new retail experience is rolling out across the country, giving consumers a great opportunity to choose from a multitude of domestic and international brands and products across cycles, accessories and more.
Founded in 1900, the INR 295 Billion Murugappa Group is one of India’s leading business conglomerates. The Group has 28 businesses including nine listed Companies traded in NSE & BSE. Headquartered in Chennai, the major Companies of the Group include Carborundum Universal Ltd., Cholamandalam Investment and Finance Company Ltd., Cholamandalam MS General Insurance Company Ltd., Coromandel International Ltd., Coromandel Engineering Company Ltd., E.I.D. Parry (India) Ltd., Parry Agro Industries Ltd., Parry Sugar industries Ltd, Shanthi Gears Ltd., Tube Investments of India Ltd., and Wendt (India) Ltd
Market leaders in served segments including Abrasives, Auto Components, Transmission systems, Cycles, Sugar, Farm Inputs, Fertilisers, Plantations, Bio-products and Nutraceuticals, the Group has forged strong alliances with leading international companies such as Groupe Chimique Tunisien, Foskor, Mitsui Sumitomo, Morgan Advanced Materials, Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile (SQM), Yanmar & Co. and Compagnie Des Phosphat De Gafsa (CPG). The Group has a wide geographical presence all over India and spanning 6 continents.