A study shows 4.6% growth in Europe clubs, IHRSA solidifies ties in Ireland, and former Matrix Fitness leader takes California studio international.
Migros’ portfolio grows in Germany with a new acquisition, easyGym heads to France, and all eyes are on the London boutique scene.
IHRSA works to establish new ties with organizations in the U.K., Denmark, and Sweden to better serve the global market.
The world’s largest fitness center is in the works in Germany, Denmark gyms see biz changeups, and American franchises make their way across the pond.
L'Appart is set to become the largest chain of privately owned clubs in France, while health club associations in Europe push to remove VAT fees from membership costs.
The fitness industry continues to grow in Europe with the expansions of l'Orange Bleue and Anytime Fitness. Meanwhile, aggregators are shaking things up.