Merrithew® partners with FAIS Group to cater to the growing demand for Pilates and mind-body equipment in Greece
Toronto, ON – November 15, 2021 – Merrithew®, the global leader in mind-body education and equipment, is proud to partner with FAIS Group, an experienced distributor based in Athens, to cater to the growing demand for high-quality Pilates and mind-body equipment and education in Greece.
Through this partnership, customers in Greece can expect faster shipping and more competitive pricing with no importation fees, making it easier and more convenient for them to access Merrithew’s industry leading Pilates and mind-body equipment.
“On behalf of the FAIS Group, I have to say that we are really excited about adding Merrithew to our portfolio of wellness brands. With Merrithew, we will be able to offer our customers, individuals and businesses a broader range of wellness solutions. We are all looking forward to starting a long-term and prosperous partnership for both our companies,” said Kostas Vogiatzopoulos, Managing Director of FAIS Group Wellness Division.
“As the Leaders in Mindful Movement™, we take pride in engineering, building and crafting the highest quality Pilates, fitness and mind-body exercise equipment on the market. We’ve dedicated more than 30 years to innovating our equipment for personal and professional use, and are proud to be known as The Professional’s Choice™,” said Merrithew President and CEO Lindsay G. Merrithew.
“We‘re excited to be partnering with FAIS Group to better serve this growing community of fitness enthusiasts, professionals, studio owners, hotels, spas and sports facilities who want access to our full suite of premium equipment and world-class education. We look forward to supporting the success of the mind-body community in Greece for years to come.”
Since 1988, Merrithew has trained more than 60,000 instructors worldwide, created several education programs, including STOTT PILATES®, ZEN•GA® , Total Barre®, Halo® Training, Merrithew Fascial Movement and CORE™ Athletic Conditioning and Performance Training™, based on the latest exercise science research and fitness best practices, and developed cutting-edge Pilates equipment, including Reformers and Stability Chairs™, used by fitness professionals, elite athletes and rehab specialists around the world.
As a Merrithew Host Training Center, FAIS Group will be offering its first Merrithew course, STOTT PILATES® Intensive Reformer, from Nov 23-Dec 2, 2021. Find out more >
Meet FAIS Group at two events this November, 100% Hotel Show and Xenia.
To buy equipment in Greece, click here >
About FAIS Group
The FAIS Group of Companies has developed a wide portfolio of brands in an extensive trading network, with a strong presence in the wholesale and retail market. The Group maintains a strong portfolio of iconic sports and fashion brands covering an extensive commercial network. In addition, the Group covers a vast variety of distribution channels focusing on cooperation with key wholesalers and long-term relationships.
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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