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Dyaco and Gym80 strike partnership

22 May 2018

Dyaco International and Gym80 International have struck a strategic partnership that should allow the two companies to share infrastructure and resources for their complementary product ranges.

This comes after both equipment suppliers have taken a strategic turn. On the back of a management transition last year, Gym80 has decided to sharpen its focus on its strength equipment, while Dyaco has started building up a team of seasoned executives to market a growing commercial and medical range.

The Taiwanese group has been moving fast since Daniel Clayton joined earlier this year to lead this team, focusing on the Spirit Fitness brand. He said the tie-up with Gym80 would provide operators with a full range of outstanding products for all commercial and medical market sectors. “In turn, this partnership will support and accelerate the ambitious growth plans that each company has,” added Clayton, formerly with Technogym and Johnson Health Tech.

The two companies said that they remain independent, the deal does not involve any equity, and existing partnerships remain in place. These include a distribution partnership between Gym80 and the company behind Intenza.

Read the full story in FNE#56.

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