Faraday Bicycles Aquired by Dutch Bike Conglomerate

Ann M.

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San Francisco based Faraday Bicycles has a new home as part of Pon Holdings, a large Dutch conglomerate that also owns Gazelle, Focus and Kalkhoff electric bike companies. It's an exciting move for the 5 year old start up run

by entrepreneur and designer, Adam Vollmer.
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Started in 2012 to create a sleek commuter ebike, the Porteur, that integrated smart phone based controls and a cleverly concealed battery was financed through crowdfunding at Kickstarter and began shipping bikes in 2014. Adam will still be the guy in charge and is excited about opportunities to expand into the European market where classy commuters are always popular. Read the full article by Bicycle Retailer's Lynette Carpiet.