Merrithew® best-in-class product line now selling direct in the UK
TORONTO, Canada, February 3, 2011 – Merrithew Health & Fitness™ and its premier brand STOTT PILATES® announces that it is now selling its equipment and accessories directly to customers in the United Kingdom. In moving from a distributor to a direct model, Merrithew, the largest global provider of high-end Pilates equipment, education and media worldwide, is now offering better pricing, shorter order turnaround times and exciting new equipment bundles not previously offered in the UK.
Over the past 20 years, STOTT PILATES has earned an international reputation as the world's most respected Pilates brand. President and CEO of The Merrithew Group, Lindsay G. Merrithew, has been at the forefront of equipment design and manufacturing since the beginning and continues to lead its innovative product development today.
“With the popularity of mind-body exercise on the rise worldwide, we look forward to servicing our UK customers directly with new product offerings such as bundles never before offered in the UK,” says Mr. Merrithew. “As we continue to grow our business overseas we see this as a wonderful opportunity to get to know our customers on a more intimate level and with their valuable feedback we will continue to enhance our product line and customer service experiences.”
STOTT PILATES has a reputation for having the highest quality Pilates equipment due to its superior design, component parts, adjustability and durability. Today, the equipment line numbers over one hundred individual pieces of professional-grade large units as well as light accessories. Under Mr. Merrithew's direction, the company stays on the cutting edge of product development by continually evaluating, enhancing and updating its product line for use around the world by fitness, rehab and Pilates professionals as well as avid home exercisers. Sleek, versatile and durable, STOTT PILATES products are recognized as the Professionals’ Choice worldwide.
Merrithew is also the producer of the world’s largest DVD collection with over 120 titles for all ages and fitness levels – areas of focus include Athletic Conditioning, Pre/Postnatal, Golf, Pilates-Infused® Yoga, Cardio Boost and Post-Rehabilitation.
Merrithew® is the global leader in mind-body education and equipment. Founded in 1988, the company has trained more than 65,000 instructors and partners worldwide, developed six innovative education programs— STOTT PILATES®, ZEN•GA®, Total Barre®, Halo® Training, Merrithew Fascial Movement and CORE™ Athletic Conditioning & Performance Training™— and has produced an extensive line of professional and at-home equipment and accessories for personal and professional use.
In 2020, Merrithew launched Merrithew Connect™, a video streaming platform featuring new and signature Pilates, fitness and mind-body workouts and training from its internationally-recognized team of presenters.
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