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A Bike Shop's Bitter Blow

And other fall closings

On September 29, Dennis Pontius, owner of Two Wheel Tango, "found out that we might be losing our relationship with Specialized," the only brand of bike Pontius carried at all three stores--two in Ann Arbor, one in Canton. Six days later, he was still in shock as he cleaned out what was left in his Jackson Rd. store, which wasn't much, because most of the merchandise had been repossessed by Specialized. His answer to most questions was a polite "I'm not going to tell you," but Oscar Bustos, owner of Great Lakes Cycling, gave the inside

 
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