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Dahon Opens European Subsidiary


COLOGNE, Germany – Dahon reorganized its European business and founded Dahon Europe GmbH, headquartered in Cologne. “The new organization allows us to work more closely with European dealers, create a better market position and meet the specific needs of the bike market,” says Dahon founder and CEO Dr. David T. Hon.

Dahon Opens European Subsidiary
Hans-Joachim Retzlaff is Managing Director of the newly founded Dahon Europe GmbH. – Photo Dahon

Dahon Europe GmbH will be managed by industry professional Hans-Joachim Retzlaff. From 1997 to 2003 he worked as marketing manager at Cycleurope and since 2003 he has been building the French dealer network under the Veloland brand for ZEG.

Last year Retzlaff handled the global export operations of ZEG’s Bulls brand.



Dahon Europe GmbH will be based in Cologne. The full address is:

Ettore-Bugatti-Str. 6-14
51149 Cologne, Germany

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