Runner with US firm to make new brand motorbike
Published : Friday, 30 September, 2016 at 12:00 AM Count : 337
Bangladesh's leading Motorcycle Manufacturer Runner Group took another leap ahead by signing a collaboration agreement with American Company UM International LLC to manufacture UMRunner branded motorcycles on Wednesday.
Under the collaborative agreement, Runner would produce these UM Runner branded Motorcycles by indigenizing at their state of art manufacturing facility at Bhaluka while UM International LLC shall provide R&D support in technological and engineering fields as well as global component sourcing.
These high performance and stylish UM Runner branded motorcycles loaded with a bundle of new features would be available to Bangladesh's customers in the coming months at various Runner showrooms.
Consumers would also be able to get a seamless Service and Spare Parts experience for UM Runner Bikes from Runner Service and Parts canters spread across the country. As part of this unique agreement, Runner in future would also produce bikes for UM for their global markets including India, Nepal and Sri Lanka to begin with.
UM USA currently has its presence in over 25 countries and since 2A13 it has been expanding in Asia and setting up tie ups and manufacturing facilities.