WALKOLUTION, USA Inc. launched operations in the United States

WALKOLUTION, USA Inc. launched operations in the United States

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Munich, 28.04.2021 - WALKOLUTION GmbH Germany announced the opening of a subsidiary company in the USA (Walkolution USA, Inc.) as part of its global expansion.

"The decision to expand into the United States with our own subsidiary was a logical step as part of our rapid global expansion. We have received an increasing number of orders from the USA over the last twelve months. With the creation of a local presence, we will be able to serve our customers in the U.S. with the same fast delivery times as in Europe and eliminate the previously high shipping costs" said Dr. Eric Soehngen, CEO, Walkolution GmbH. "Some of the world's most forward thinking companies in employee health are based in the U.S. and we look forward to serving our business and private customers in the U.S. with our own team in the U.S. in the future.“

WALKOLUTION will be supported in its expansion by the German Accelerator, which is supported by the German Federal Ministry of Economics and has already assisted well-known German companies, such as N26, in their global expansion.


About Walkolution:

WALKOLUTION was founded by a German Medical Doctor, who left his clinical practice to create a healthier world, in which no one is forced to spend the whole day sitting, which poses serious risks for long-term health.
The company solves the physical and mental problems that come with a sedentary lifestyle by manufacturing a revolutionary silent treadmill that allows the user to work while they walk. 
The motorless WALKOLUTION treadmill is already used by customers in over 40 countries worldwide and is sustainably manufactured in Germany.
WALKOLUTION‘s multi-award-winning proprietary technology is protected by international patents and the company is backed by leading investors, such as Norway based Katapult Group.


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About the German Accelerator


German Accelerator empowers German startups to scale globally. We take high potential companies on a fast-paced learning journey in the world’s leading innovation hubs in the U.S. and Asia. German Accelerator provides mentoring from dedicated experts, access to our vast global network of business partners and investors, as well as free office space in all our locations. Our programs are highly customized to the participants’ individual needs in order to help them enter international markets and succeed quickly. We don’t take any equity and our programs are free of charge with the exception of “Next Step,” a market discovery program for the Asian region. Since launching in 2012, German Accelerator has nurtured over 300 startups which have raised more than US$4.9 billion in funding so far. German Accelerator is currently run by German Entrepreneurship GmbH and is proudly financed by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi).

 

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