Is it safe to buy from Wiggle as liquidation nears?

Consumer law expert recommends only buying products from retailer that you’ve used before and were satisfied with as liquidators officially appointed by parent company

Wiggle logo on a green background
(Image credit: Wiggle)

It is still safe to buy from Wiggle, despite the announcement that liquidators have been officially appointed for the stricken retail giant, according to a consumer law expert.

However, given the uncertainty around the future of the company, Lisa Webb from Which? told Cycling Weekly that it’s best to only purchase products that you’ve used before and were satisfied with for as long as the business's website is live and operating. 

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Tom joined Cycling Weekly in early 2022 and his news stories, rider interviews and features appear both online and in the magazine. 

He has reported from some of professional cycling's biggest races and events including the Tour de France and the recent Glasgow World Championships. He has also covered races elsewhere across the world and interviewed some of the sport's top riders. 

When not writing news scoops from the WorldTour, or covering stories from elsewhere in the domestic professional scene, he reports on goings on at bike shops up and down the UK, where he is based when not out on the road at races. He has also appeared on the Radio Cycling podcast. 

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