Company History

 

Link International was first established as a motorcycle wholesaler and importer in 1987 supplying a selection of high quality parts to the Australian Motorcycle public via our dealer network.

 

 

Our dynamic company history is shown below:

 

 

 

 

  

 

1987 - Link International is founded by Chairman,  Hiro Sakane. Link begins distribution of high quality spare parts and accessory brands such as RK Chains to the motorcycle market.

 

 

1993 - Link sales steadily increase to new heights. As a result Link builds and relocates into new Brisbane warehouse facility located on the flourishing Brisbane-Gold Coast corridor.

 

 

1995 - Due to Link International’s growing Australian and world-wide reputation as a quality Motorcycle Wholesaler, Link gains the sole Australian distribution rights to Motul oils.

 

 

1996 - The Brisbane warehouse building is doubled in size due to strong sales growth.

 

 

1998 - Link International diversifies and begins distribution into the automotive market with a range of Motul lubricants.

 

 


2000 - Chika Sakane joins Link International to help with the growing business demands of the thriving company.

 

 

2000 - Link International expands it's operations to now include an Automotive division.  Link Auto's portfolio of high quality automotive brands include Motul Oils, BMC Air Filter and Nismo.  To find out more information about the Link Automotive division click here.

 


 

2001 - Awarded the Motul Oscar Award for No. 1 Distributor Performance in the Asia and Pacific Region.

 

 

2002 - Link International builds a new 2200sqm warehouse facility in Brisbane to cater for the increasing range of products and sales growth.

 

 

 

2003 - Total employment of Link International and its agents reaches 50 staff members.

 

 

2008 - Due to unprecedented demand for Link International’s products, construction of the new Head Office Distribution Facility in Brisbane is completed. The new building has leading edge sales and distribution technology in a 8000sqm facility.

 

 

2009 - Link International secures the exclusive Australian distribution rights for the Pirelli Motorcycle Tyre range.

 

 

 

2009 - Total employment of Link International and its agents reaches 90 staff members.

 

 

 

2010 - Link International expands its product range by securing the exclusive Australian distribution rights for Vortex Racing Products and Brembo.

 

 

 

2012 - Link International secures the exclusive Australian distribution rights to Arrow Exhausts.