Please select your region


Please accept our guidelines on the use of cookies and Google Maps in order to use this function: When visiting this website, cookies are put on your computer, enabling us to provide you with information as quickly and easily as possible. We also work with third-party cookies, in particular those of Google (Services: Google Maps, Google Analytics). For more information on this, we recommend you to read our data protection declaration. In addition, we work with Google Maps in order to show you which dealers are located near you and in order to provide you with better search functions. For this, your location and IP address will be transmitted to Google Maps. Please accept the use of cookies and the use of Google Maps API so that you can take full advantage of all services and functions of our website.

Not at the cutting edge of technology?

Your browser version does not support all of the functions on our website.
Please update your browser.

We need your consent.

We use cookies on this website so that we can provide you with information as quickly and easily as possible. Details on cookies can be found in our data privacy policy. Please agree to the use of cookies and Google Maps so that you can use our website to its fullest extent. If you do not give your consent, only essential and security cookies will be used. These are required to use this website.

Cookie settings

Individually define your cookie settings on our website here. Further information on the individual cookies is available below and in our Privacy Statement.

  • Required cookies.

    On our website, we use required and security-relevant cookies. These are cookies that are used to make use of the website and navigate it faster or more safely and that guarantee special functions that are absolutely required for a normal visit to the website and for navigating it. For example, such cookies allow forms to be sent securely through our website to prevent fake requests from entering our systems, they store the type of display or version of the website accessed by you, or they ensure a user's association with their booked services, order history, or digital shopping cart. Data processing in such cases is based on point (b) of Article 6(1) GDPR. The use of these cookies is technically required to make the website available to you in a functional and legally compliant manner, and to make it possible to purchase or use the other offers on our website. Storage period: Most of the required and security cookies are automatically deleted after the session expires, i.e., when the browser is closed. However, some of these cookies are stored for up to 2 years.

  • For an optimum user experience.

    With your consent, we use various cookies to optimize the user experience on our website. Specifically, we use cookies to store information on products you have previously accessed or compared with other products. In this way, we can show you the last product you viewed when you access the site next time. Storage period: Most of the required cookies set for an optimal user experience are automatically deleted after the session expires, i.e., when the browser is closed. However, some of these cookies are stored for up to 2 years. The legal basis for setting cookies for an optimal user experience is your consent in accordance with point (a) of Article 6 (1) GDPR.

  • For our statistics and further development.

    This category is also known as Analytics. Activities like page visits counting, page loading speed, bounce rate and technologies used to access our site are included in this category.

  • For marketing and advertising.

    These cookies can be used by third party companies for creating a basic profile of your interests and show you relevant ads on other websites. They identify your browser and your device. If decide to disallow these cookies, you will not be tracked by our targeted advertising across other websites.

#WirLiebenDarmstadt (“We Love Darmstadt”): Rental cargo bikes help regional retailers

With its #WirLiebenDarmstadt campaign, Riese & Müller is enabling restaurants and retailers to try out E-Cargo bikes free of charge. A campaign by Darmstadt residents for Darmstadt residents – as the company’s management, consisting of Markus Riese, Heiko Müller and Dr Sandra Wolf, have a very close bond with the region. Three partners of the campaign relate their experiences here.

Corona has turned everything upside down. But this kind of “upheaval” can also open up new prospects. And this is urgently necessary: after all, the temporary nationwide closures of businesses called for a great deal of creativity and flexibility from retailers and restaurants.

An ad hoc delivery service has proved to be a promising answer for many businesses. And transporting goods over short and medium distances, in particular, is a perfect application for E-Cargo bikes. In light of the high demand, Riese & Müller has set up a permanent rental option for cargo bikes: introducing the Riese & Müller RENT programme. To date, a total of 160 Packster and Load bikes have been rented out in 11 countries.

3 cargo bikes – 3 portraits

Britta Karadzole and Iris Massuthe, Buchhandlung Lesezeichen bookshop, Darmstadt |

“You launched your #WirLiebenDarmstadt campaign at just the right time. We were banned from opening the doors of our bookshop due to pandemic-related restrictions, and so we delivered all orders instead. Deliveries by car were not an option for us, for two reasons: to help protect the environment and avoid searching for parking spots. However, the Darmstadt urban area felt bigger than ever before with a conventional bike. With our achy cycling legs at the end of the day and the carrier of our trusty old bike needing to be screwed on tightly again, we felt an increasing desire for an E-Bike.

The changeover from a conventional bike to an E-Cargo bike was extremely simple. After ten metres everything was fine, even riding through tight spaces at high speed. The Packster you provided us with is the right size for our book boxes. Its range – even in turbo mode – is fantastic. We estimate that we covered around 50 kilometres a day during the lockdown weeks.”

Heike Heim and Nina Wöllgens, eigenart modedesign fashion design shop, Darmstadt |

“In March, we had to close our business due to the corona measures. We then set up a pop-up shop online within six days. It was no problem at all making deliveries within a range of up to 20 kilometres with the Packster. During lockdown, we were out and about with the cargo bike almost every day and fell in love with the bike a little bit (or perhaps a lot…).

During this time, I also helped out a young asparagus farmer to harvest her crops in Weiterstadt, and for four weeks I rode to Weiterstadt in the early morning hours to cut asparagus. Without an E-Bike I wouldn’t have biked in the first place. I did volunteer work for the “soliDArisch” campaign, sewing SV98 face masks for care workers and social care establishments, and I also distributed the masks in Darmstadt using the Packster.”


Sandra Miceli, Le Café Bleu, Darmstadt |

“Our guests love my home-made quiches, tarts and cakes. I was able to deliver orders quickly and climate-neutrally, thanks to the Riese & Müller cargo bike. My customers and I are totally enthused. I am out and about several times a week throughout the entire city, from Eberstadt to Arheilgen. My team and I also like to use the cargo bike for shopping.

The handover in Mühltal went perfectly. After a short introduction, we headed to Darmstadt.  I was totally won over on the way back. The cargo bike is really fun and the troublesome hunt for a parking space in Darmstadt’s Martinsviertel district is now a thing of the past.”

More information on #WirLiebenDarmstadt