Accell Group has published its Annual Report 2017, which can be viewed on the company’s website. The convocation, or formal assembly for the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Shareholders (taking place on 25 April 2018 at 14:30 CET at ‘Experience Center De Fietser’ on Akulaan 2 in Ede, Netherlands) will be published tomorrow on accell-group.nl, in the section ‘Corporate Governance / Annual General Meeting of Shareholders’.
The agenda for the AGM 2018, the accompanying explanatory notes and other obliged information / documents can also be found online.
In 2017, Accell Group sold around 1.3 million bicycles and recorded turnover of over €1 billion. The company focuses internationally on the mid-range and higher segments of the market for bicycles and bicycle parts and accessories. The company has leading positions in the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, Italy, France, Finland, Turkey, the United Kingdom and the United States. In Europe, Accell Group claims the position of market leader in the bicycle market measured in turnover.
Accell Group’s best known brands are Haibike (Germany), Winora (Germany), Batavus (Netherlands), Sparta (Netherlands), Koga (Netherlands), Lapierre (France), Ghost (Germany), Raleigh and Diamondback (UK, US, Canada), Tunturi (Finland), Atala (Italy), Redline (US), Loekie (Netherlands) and XLC (international).
Accell Group and its subsidiaries employ approximately 3,000 people in 18 countries worldwide. The company has production facilities in the Netherlands, Germany, France, Hungary, Turkey and China. Accell Group products are sold in more than 80 countries. The company’s head office is located in Heerenveen (the Netherlands). Accell Group shares are traded on the official market of Euronext Amsterdam and are included in the Amsterdam Small Cap index (AScX).