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Triumph International is an international underwear manufacturer. Founded in Heubach, Württemberg, Germany 1886 by the two families Spiesshofer & Braun. The first foreign subsidiary was established in Zurzach, Switzerland which has become the company's headquarters. The multinational manufacturing and marketing organization operates in 120 countries around the world. In 2010 the company had an annual turnover of 2.2 billion Swiss francs, and over 36,500 employees.
1902: The name "Triumph" was registered as a trademark in 1902.
In 2000, Triumph released a line of lingerie created from recycled plastic bottles.
Triumph came under criticism for renting a factory owned by the military regime in Burma. A campaign against Triumph's labor and factory in Burma led to the Norwegian Olympic team canceling their contract with Triumph in 2001. Triumph pulled out of Burma in 2002 as public pressure and the dialog around Burma transitioned to state government institutions.
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