In innovation, Polisport develops systematic cooperation activities with external bodies.
These include partnerships with domestic and foreign suppliers to carry out IDI (Investigation, Development and Innovation) activities, including design, mold manufacture and prototyping.
There are cooperation and subcontracting projects with Universities, Technology Centres or other organizations of the Science and Technology system (C & T), including the University of Aveiro, University of Beira Interior (UBI), the Centre for Excellence and Innovation in the Automotive Industry (CEIIA) and the Centre for Innovation in Polymer Engineering (PIEP). Polisport is now also integrated in the PEM Cotec Network.
Polisport is also a member of the technical committee of the IMDA, In-mold Association, a U.S. based association of companies.
This whole dynamic of strategic co-partnerships allows us to get the best technical solutions for your project, because even after 30 years in the off-road business, we strive every day to improve our performance.
We use exclusive technologies. We think of innovative products. We make performance plastics.
If you need futher information you can allways get in touch with our I&D manager.
The Group is specialized in motorcycle and bicycle accessories and stands today as leader and has continued to strengthen its presence internationally, becoming an enterprise of success.
At the present, Polisport Group is made up of 4 companies (Polisport Plásticos SA, Polinter Sa, Headgy Helmets, Polisport Molds), in a total of 273 employees around 5 facilities at Oliveira de Azeméis, Vale de Cambra and Arouca.
The Group owns the following brands:
The main products of the Polisport Off-road brand are replica plastic parts for off-road machines (Enduro, Motocross and Supermoto). The range also includes headlights, handguards, body protectors and other accessories.
With our Polisport Bicicletas brand, we are a world leader in the production of baby seats for bicycles, selling over half a million units per year and setting industry standards. The brand’s product range also includes mudguards, water bottles, helmets and various other accessories.
The company Headgy Helmets, S.A., established in Portugal in 2013, is dedicated to designing and producing safety helmets for cyclists.
In the end of 2013, Polisport Group acquired 100% of the Dutch company Bobike - Bicycle Safety Seats - once a competitor – and becomes world leader in the bicycle baby seat market.
Polisport Group redirected 97% of the production to the foreign market ,including brands like KTM, BMW, Suzuki and Decathlon.
Keeping the complete product cycle in-house means a better control of quality and cost. In the end, it means delivering a product we can fully trust.
That’s Polisport Group mission.
Research & Development
Bicycle assembly lines
Bicycle warehouse and shipping
Plastic Injection Plant
Molds Manufacture Plant
Motorcycle warehouse and shipping
Helmets manufacture plant