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Wolford AG
Type Public
Traded as WBAGWLFD
Industry Apparel
Founded 1949
Headquarters Bregenz, Austria
Number of locations 68 countries, 260 stores[1]
Key people Holger Dahmen (CEO)[1]
Products Hosiery, bras, panties, and lingerie
Operating income €154.1 million (2011)[1]
Employees 1,600[1]
Website http://www.wolford.com

Wolford AG, founded in 1949 by Walter Palmers and Reinhold Wolf, located in Austria, is a marketer and manufacturer of hosiery and lingerie.[2]


In the late 1990s, the company's advertising campaign was shot by the photographer Helmut Newton.[3]

Wolford, Genève

In the past, Wolford has also worked with several other notable photographers to produce their promotional images, such as Howard Schatz, Jean Baptiste Mondino and Rankin.[4]


Wolford operates in 68 countries with 260 stores[1][1]



  1. ^ a b c d e f "DGAP-Adhoc: Wolford AG: Sales and earnings in the first quarter of 2012/13". AWP AG für Wirtschaftspublikationen. 14 September 2012. 
  2. ^ Ong, Cat (8 July 1999). "Taking the Tube". The Straits Times (Singapore). 
  3. ^ "Tights up in lights The gloves are on as new tights take off". The Sunday Telegraph (Sydney, Australia). 22 September 1996. 
  4. ^ "About Wolford". 

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