Founded in 1921 by Shozaburo Shimano, Shimano has grown into a multi-million pound company that produces high quality cycling components. Offering an extensive range of items such as drivetrain, brakes, wheels and pedal components suited for road, mountain and hybrid bikes there is a massive selection available from the brand. The company like to be the forefathers of new biking technology and always push the boundaries with what they can achieve, this is why they have become so successful. From bike components to biking gear, the company have a range of cycling apparel, footwear, eyewear, bags and electronics. The range of items that Shimano offer are unmatched and the quality is world class. The brand are always looking to the future and have produced their own E-Bike battery/display system which they claim to be the best in the world. These new bike batteries have been implemented on numerous bike manufacturers brands, which shows that other companies are confident that Shimano are capable of providing high quality equipment that will be a hit. Shimano are interested in elaborating on their love for the scientific side of cycling as they want the customer to feel as excited about the technology as they are. They have a dedicated part of their website explaining the scientific parts of their technology which is backed up with videos which is great to view if you want to learn about the complex technology.