YouMo acquires German cargo e-bike brand

03 May 2024 09:27

St.GallenBodensee

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Rapperswil-Jona/Calw - YouMo has agreed a takeover of the cargo e-bike brand XCYC from the German non-profit organization GWW. With this acquisition, YouMo intends to expand its electromobility offering in the area of cargo bikes.

 

YouMo, a specialist for electromobility solutions based in the St.GallenBodenseeArea, has taken over the cargo e-bike brand XCYC from the German non-profit organization GWW. As detailed in a press release, with this acquisition YouMo intends to expand its range of electromobility solutions for cargo bikes. XCYC products are already being sold in Switzerland, having been appropriately adapted to meet the specific needs of the Swiss market. In the future, YouMo intends to continue running the business in Switzerland with its own staff, the press release explains. The transfer of expertise has already been organized to ensure a seamless delivery.

“The acquisition of XCYC is an exciting step for YouMo, consolidating our position as a leading provider of electric mobility solutions”, comments Knut Späte, CEO of YouMo AG, in the press release. “It fills us with pride to have the successful XCYC brand in our portfolio and to be able to develop it further”, he adds.

“We welcome the acquisition by YouMo and are confident that XCYC is in good hands and will continue to be successful. This decision allows us to focus our resources more on our mission to promote and support people with disabilities”, as Andrea Stratmann, Managing Director of GWW, explains in the press release. GWW’s activities are focused on offering support and assistance to people living with disabilities. ce/ww

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