Archive for the ‘Equipment’ Category

eGym appoints European director
26 Jul 2017

eGym appoints European director

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eGym is aiming to crack more international markets and to add partners to its fitness technology platform, with the appointment of a European director issued from the technology business. Eric Wenig previously worked for companies such as...

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Activio plots expansion with tech investor
11 Jul 2017

Activio plots expansion with tech investor

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Activio International has obtained the backing of a Swedish investment firm focused on tech-related companies, which should support the international as well as the product development of the specialist in heart rate transmission and monitoring for...

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Fitness Brands Nordic bulks up with Sportsmaster
27 Jun 2017
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Fitness Brands Nordic bulks up with Sportsmaster

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Yet another merger has been finalised in the Nordic fitness equipment market with the tie-up between Fitness Brands Nordic, the distributor for Life Fitness and other brands in Sweden and Norway, and Sportsmaster, a Norwegian supplier of fitness...

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Virtual reality gets real in European fitness clubs
10 Jan 2017

Virtual reality gets real in European fitness clubs

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Virtual reality goggles and devices equipped with artificial intelligence are set to spread in European fitness clubs in the next years, judging from a raft of fitness-focused technological advances and partnerships unveiled at the Consumer...

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Fitness Digital starts opening stores
9 Jan 2017
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Fitness Digital starts opening stores

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Fitness Digital, the Spanish online retailer specialised in fitness products, has started opening stationary stores in Spain as part of a drive to establish physical retailing in European countries covered by its online store. The program started...

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Matrix launches home equipment range
22 Nov 2016

Matrix launches home equipment range

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Johnson Health Tech (JHT) is launching a high-end range of home cardio fitness equipment under the Matrix brand, which will become available in some European countries in the next few weeks. The Taiwanese group’s target is to turn Matrix into...

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Technogym claims market share gains
8 Nov 2016
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Technogym claims market share gains

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Technogym boasts that it has gained market share from its direct competitors so far this year and again raised its sales at an unspecified double-digit rate in the third quarter. The Italian group’s sales for the first nine months of this year...

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Life Fitness agrees to buy ICG
28 Jul 2016
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Life Fitness agrees to buy ICG

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In yet another move to diversify its offering, Life Fitness has agreed to buy the Indoor Cycling Group (ICG), the German-based supplier of indoor cycling equipment with sales of about €37 million in 2015, at an undisclosed price. Life Fitness...

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Nordic fitness distribution tie-up
4 May 2016
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Nordic fitness distribution tie-up

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Two leading Scandinavian fitness equipment distributors, Motionskompaniet in Sweden and Gymline in Norway, have teamed up to form Fitness Brands Nordic, with a joint turnover of about 135 million Swedish crowns (€14.6 million) and plans to double...

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Technogym hits Milan stock exchange
3 May 2016
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Technogym hits Milan stock exchange

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The Milan stock exchange literally rolled out the yellow carpet for Technogym as the Italian fitness equipment group’s shares started trading today, after an offer to institutional investors that was nearly four times oversubscribed and values the...

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