Posts tagged as Salewa

  • Wednesday, January 16th 2013

    Salewa invests in Turkey and China

    by Markus Huber

    The Italian brand has teamed up with a new distribution partner in Turkey, starting this month, and it wants to play a prominent part in the country’s outdoor market in the years to come. The partner is Penta Otomasyon, a Turkish distribution company that sells products from various industries. The sales manager in charge of […]

  • Thursday, October 25th 2012

    Salewa invites disadvantaged children to its headquarters

    by Markus Huber

    Salewa has been supporting disadvantaged children through an organization called SOS Children’s Villages International since the beginning of this year. It has now given  to 17 children from the SOS holiday camp in Caldonazzo the opportunity to spend two great outdoor days at the company’s headquarters in Bolzano. They had the chance to go climbing and […]

  • Tuesday, April 3rd 2012

    Salewa sets up subsidiary for the Czech Republic and Slovakia

    by Markus Huber

    Starting this April, the Italian outdoor brand has a subsidiary for the two countries that will operate from Brno, Czech Republic. The company is led by Branislav Adamec as general manager. Salewa has been present in what was then Czechoslovakia since 1989 and continued to work with a distributor in Slovakia, but switched to an […]

  • Monday, January 30th 2012

    Salewa acquires Wild Country


    One year ago, Salewa Oberalp announced the acquisition of Pomoca, the Swiss manufacturer of mountaineering skins, which is now completely integrated into the group. At a press conference at ISPO this morning, the Italian family-owned company announced its acquisition of Wild Country, a British producer of high-safety harnesses and other climbing gear. Salewa had approached […]