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Elixia clubs for Holmes Place

Holmes Place, the leading European operator of premium health clubs with 72 clubs across 10 countries, has acquired the Elixia chain of clubs.

Elixia's two high-end clubs in Vienna have been rebranded Holmes Place and incorporated into the Holmes Place business.

This brings its portfolio to six clubs in Austria and makes it the country's leading health and wellness brand.

Holmes Place is also consolidating its group in Europe, with Doron Dickman taking on the CEO role across the whole of the continent.

Regarding the Elixia acquisition, Dickman says: "The Holmes Place 'one life, live it well' philosophy and the 'vitality' concept of Elixia have attracted a very similar type of member, one who is primarily looking for a quality club with top-end fitness and wellness facilities that promote lifestyle enhancement. In this respect the acquisition is well-suited."

The remainder of the chain - clubs across Germany, France, Norway and Finland - currently continues to operate under the Elixia brand.

Holmes Place, the leading European operator of premium health clubs with 72 clubs across 10 countries, has acquired the Elixia chain of clubs.
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Elixia clubs for Holmes Place

Holmes Place, the leading European operator of premium health clubs with 72 clubs across 10 countries, has acquired the Elixia chain of clubs.

Elixia's two high-end clubs in Vienna have been rebranded Holmes Place and incorporated into the Holmes Place business.

This brings its portfolio to six clubs in Austria and makes it the country's leading health and wellness brand.

Holmes Place is also consolidating its group in Europe, with Doron Dickman taking on the CEO role across the whole of the continent.

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The remainder of the chain - clubs across Germany, France, Norway and Finland - currently continues to operate under the Elixia brand.

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