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COCO-MAT.bike & Bartering Economy

The tale of the bee meets the journey of the wooden bike to revive an old economic model. Craft for craft. Honey for wooden bike. Our friend Spiros shares his experience in working with COCO-MAT.bike (ENG translation below)   “Hello, I am Spyros Tzortzolakis and I am a beekeeper. I practice nomadic and organic beekeeping,…

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February 21, 2021

COCO-MAT.bike Antwerp Tours featured on KAYAK Travel Guide

Kayak.com, or simply KAYAK, is an online travel agency and metasearch engine owned and operated by Booking Holdings; in other words a massive player able to offer complete travel solutions with online bookings, valuable tips and travel inspiration. From flights, stays, cars and trains to travel insurance as well as travel guide recommendations and COCO-MAT…

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January 19, 2021

Flying with your COCO-MAT folding bike

Never miss your favorite travel buddy? Our iconic wooden handcrafted folding bike can accompany all your leisure and business trips by car, train, bus or airplane. Easy to fold, carry, store and easy to use!     “In case you are travelling by airplane this airport service will make your life easier” says  Martijn Meeuws,…

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January 12, 2021

DECATHLON Belgium Key Partnership

What a better Christmas gift than a key partnership with the largest sporting goods retailer in the world? You can purchase a COCO-MAT bike through the e-shop of DECATHLON with faster delivery times in Belgium and The Netherlands. “I was notably flattered when the Commercial Leader of DECATHLON Belgium got in contact with me via…

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December 24, 2020

Cycling on a Wooden Bike During Trying Times

The founder of COCO-MAT Group, Paul Efmorfidis, began his journey on 8/1/2020 at 07am local time from Athens, Greece to Kathmandu, Nepal solely on his 2SPEED COCO-MAT folding bike. His plan afterwards was to climb Mount Everest with a kid’s balance bike on his back. The aim was to create awareness and send a message to his family, friends, companies and the rest of the world to restore the relationship between human beings and Nature. Unfortunately, his journey was forced to be canceled due to the outbreak of COVID-19. He had already covered 6.354 kilometers only by his wooden bike within 3 months time. His herculean effort didn’t not go in vain though. Ever since, the bicycle industry has seen a tremendous growth, a phenomenon that has created even more cyclists and bicycle infrastructure around the world. Without even knowing…

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June 30, 2020