Mobility Scooters – The Brands
When it comes to power wheelchairs or mobility scooters there are many brands in the marketplace and this article will help shed some light on today’s manufacturers, their locations and specialties.
The first product brand we will highlight is Pride Mobility with corporate headquarters in Exeter, PA and offices in Canada, New Zealand, Australia, Netherlands, Italy and United Kingdom. Their scooter product line features the Quantum, Jazzy and Victory, Go-Go, Celebrity, Wrangler, Pursuit and Travel Pro models. The Go-Go has feather touch disassembly features which make it easy to take on vacation or any trip.
Merits Health Products is headquartered in Cape Coral, Florida with operations in Los Angeles, California, Taiwan, China and Dallas, Texas. They provide a mini-coupe which is described as a four wheel super micro scooter and the Pioneer brand of electric scooter is suitable for both indoor and outdoor errands.
Drive Medical Design and Manufacturing Company has corporate offices and distribution facilities in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Germany, Romania, China and Taiwan. For their three wheel brands they feature a Phoenix compact and Daytona 3 GT which is considered a medium sized scooter. For the four wheel units they sell the Phoenix compact, Daytona 4 GT standard sized units and for full size they offer the Odyssey four wheel mobility scooter.
Shoprider Mobility Products, is Headquartered in Carson, California Since 1988, Shoprider scooters and power chairs have been available in the United States. Our products have quickly become one of the top brands in the country by bringing advanced features, innovative designs and affordable pricing to the consumer. Their line also has three and four wheel units and models include ShopRider Start, Flagship, Dasher, Sprinter and Scootie lines.
Invacare Company world headquarters are in Elyria, Ohio, located outside of Cleveland, USA; the European headquarters are in Tours, France. Invacare supports and sells many medical products with the Leo four wheel scooter directed to higher weight class users, and the Lynx three and four wheel brand, a micro-portable and also a compact unit. In total, they bring eight (8) different units to the market.
Golden Technologies has headquarters in Old Forge, Pa and was founded in 1985. They offer brands in the following categories: compact travel, medium portable, companion and heavy duty. These include the Buzzaround, LiteRider, Companion and Avenger lines. Their seven (7) scooters range from 250 – 500 pound weight capacity.
Today’s mobility scooters are designed for both comfort and portability with many brands, styles and options to choose from.