Posts tagged as BSI

  • Friday, June 5th 2015

    BSI and leading brands join German alliance for sustainable textiles

    by Markus Huber

    BSI, the German Sports Goods Manufacturers Association, has joined the governmental initiative Bündnis für nachhaltige Textilien (“alliance for sustainable textiles”). It is also encouraging its members to do the same. The federation is following the invitation of the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development to join forces for increased corporate social responsibility both in […]

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    Monday, October 13th 2014

    Andy Schimeck (Marmot, FGO): Global solutions for local challenges

    by Markus Huber

    Andy Schimeck, managing director of Marmot Mountain Europe, was recently elected chairman of Fachgruppe Outdoor (outdoor committee) within BSI, the federation of German sporting goods manufacturers. The BSI is the organizer of this year’s European Outdoor Summit to be held at Lake Tegernsee, Bavaria, from Oct. 15-16. On the eve of the event supported by ISPO […]

  • Kai Hudetz, CEO of IFH and key-speaker at the European Outdoor Summit.

    Thursday, August 7th 2014

    European Outdoor Summit announces another top speaker

    by Markus Huber

    BSI, the German sporting goods manufacturers association and organizers of this year’s European Outdoor Summit, to be held in Tegernsee, Germany from Oct. 15-16, has announced the participation of an additional key speaker. Kai Hudetz, chief executive of Institut für Handelsforschung (IFH, “Institute of Business Research”). His talk is headlined “The Future of Retail – Key Success […]

  • The arena for innovative thoughts: Tegernsee, the host of the upcoming European Outdoor Summit.

    Wednesday, July 23rd 2014

    European Outdoor Summit: more speakers announced and early bird offer soon over

    by Markus Huber

    Bundesverband der Deutschen Sportartikel-Industrie (BSI), the German Sporting Goods Industry Association, and organizer of the second European Outdoor Summit (EOS) to be held in Tegernsee from Oct. 15-16th, Has announced an extra speaker for the event. “Shaping the future together” is the title of the talk to be given by writer Max McKeown, author of such works as […]

  • Monday, July 1st 2013

    German outdoor lobby group welcomes three new heavy weights

    by Markus Huber

    The Fachgruppe Outdoor, the outdoor committee within the Bundesverband der Deutschen Sportartikel-Industrie (BSI), the German lobby group for the sporting goods industry, now  has 40 members. The latest brands to join the federation are no small players: Jack Wolfskin, the German outdoor brand, Keen, the U.S. footwear company via its regional subsidiary, and Icebreaker, the […]

  • Monday, February 4th 2013

    Positive figures for German suppliers


    A survey conducted among the members of BSI, the German sporting goods industry federation, showed that 91 percent of them are satisfied with the current situation of their business, and 51 percent assess it as good or very good. In addition, about half of the members saw their annual sales rising in the past year, while 18 percent recorded […]