February 27 2013.

High end Italian accessory manufacturer Rizoma has appointed Northamptonshire-based Motogear as sales representatives for the UK.

Based in the Milan area, Rizoma embodies the 'Made in Italy' philosophy by combining clean, elegant design in its extensive range of over 1300 accessories. The company has invested heavily in the latest 3D CAD software and cutting edge CNC machine tools, bringing aerospace technology to the motorcycle industry.

"We are delighted to appoint our UK team and feel that this is an important step in growing the Rizoma brand in Britain," commented Jens Utz, sales and marketing director for Rizoma. "We know that the UK is a tough market but we also know that there is great potential, because British motorcyclists are very passionate. As a company we are continually investing in our growth and we feel that by investing in this local knowledge we can meet our objectives of raising awareness, increasing sales and making creating an easier experience for our dealers and end users."

Speaking of his company's appointment as Rizoma's UK representative, Motogear director Trevor Hall commented: "It is a really exciting opportunity to work with Rizoma. The products are of the highest standard and complement the other premium Italian brands in Motogear's portfolio. We will be working with Rizoma on a standalone basis and are fully committed to ensure that this fantastic brand is given the attention it deserves."

More information on Rizoma and its 1,300 products can be found at www.rizoma.com or e-mail sales@motogear.co.uk or call 01536 485484