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The district court of Hamburg has granted an action for injunction from Sympatex against Gore-Tex.
With the Speedfactory, Adidas aims to revolutionize the production of sporting goods – and Siemens will soon help, reports say. The sporting goods giant and the technology company have announced a cooperation. With the help of a “digital twin,” a digital likeness of the Speedfactory, the entire production process will soon be simulated, tested, and optimized.
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Klaus Helmrich, member of the Siemens executive board, emphasized the scope of the cooperation with Adidas. “The Adidas Speedfactories show where the path of production in the future is headed,” he said.
The Munich-based initiative Brands for Good wants to give sustainable sports companies in China a bigger platform.
Derbystar Supersedes Adidas: The DFL creates a huge surprise with the new official Bundesliga soccer ball.
Selling new clothes, donating old clothes – this combination in one room is definitely unusual. As part of its cooperation with FairWertung registered association, Vaude has set up collection boxes in all 15 of its stores in Germany.
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The outdoor retailer from Tettnang, Germany wants to encourage its customers to “hand over their used clothes responsibly”, shares Antje von Dewitz, Vaude CEO.
Second hand clothes for those in need
“We think it’s important that charities benefit from this and redistribute good-quality second-hand Vaude products to people in need or sell them and channel the proceeds into their projects”, she says.
FairWertung is a Germany-wide network of over 100 charitable organizations.
The sports clothing manufacturer has apologized for their email campaign which congratulated the participants of this year’s Boston Marathon for “surviving” the race in the subject line.
Digitalization and sustainability are two of the most important themes in Casey Sheahan’s eyes as CEO of Keen. The former Patagonia boss has a clear mission at Keen.
Kasper Rorsted has a clear vision of which direction Germany's professional soccer league should be taking: The head of Adidas has been campaigning for the internationalization of the DFB cup and Bundesliga, as well as the abolition of the 50+1 rule.
"Digitization has dissolved all boundaries", Kasper Rorsted said in an interview with the "Süddeutsche Zeitung" newspaper, demanding a rethink in the global contest for soccer fans: "What would be wrong with hosting a DFB cup final in, say, Shanghai, instead of in Berlin?"
Head of Adidas Opposes 50+1 Rule
The 55-year-old, who took over the post of CEO of Adidas from former boss Herbert Hainer half a year ago, "clearly opposes the 50+1 rule.
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