Haglöfs

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ASICS Corporation
Industryoutdoor equipment
Founded1914; 105 years ago (1914)
FounderWiktor Haglöf
HeadquartersSweden
Area served
Worldwide
Productshardware, clothing, footwear
Number of employees
200+
ParentASICS
Websitewww.haglofs.se

Haglöfs was founded in 1914 in Sweden by Wiktor Haglöf and is today one of the world's largest suppliers of outdoor equipment.[citation needed] Haglöfs currently[when?] markets more than 500 products in three product areas: hardware, clothing, and footwear. Haglöfs has more than 200 employees and is active in 25 markets through a network of its own companies and distributors. Sales for 2015 amounted to SEK 776 million (around $92 million).[citation needed]

On 12 July 2010, ASICS purchased Haglöfs, for SEK1,000,000,000 ($128.7 million).[1]

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  1. ^ Katsumura, Mariko (12 July 2010). "Japan's Asics buys Sweden's Haglofs for $128.7 mln". Reuters. Retrieved 19 May 2011.

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