Posts tagged as geox

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    Sunday, August 3rd 2014

    Geox makes loss, but boosts sales

    by Markus Huber

    In the first half of 2014, Italian footwear and apparel brand Geox increased sales by 3.5 percent in reported euros to €400.2 million. In constant currencies, sales were up by 4.1 percent compared with the previous year’s period. The domestic market  played a big role: Turnover in Italy soared 9.2 percent to €133.75 million, representing about […]

  • Monday, May 5th 2014

    OutDry and Columbia reach preliminary injunction against Geox


    A court based in Milan, Italy, has granted a preliminary injunction to Columbia Sportswear and its Italian subsidiary, OutDry, against footwear company Geox. The case is about Geox’ sales of Amphibiox-branded shoes sold in Italy which allegedly infringe a patent owned by OutDry on waterproof and breathable footwear. The injunction rules that further sale of […]

  • Thursday, February 28th 2013

    Gore and Geox reach a settlement on Surround technology

    by Markus Huber

    W.L. Gore & Associates and Geox, the Italian footwear brand, have put an end to their disputes regarding Gore’s Surround technology and have agreed on a settlement in the case. After Gore’s introduction of Surround to the market, there have been legal quarrels in several European countries. The conflict has now been solved with Geox […]