Starting season 2015/2016, The Swedish brand Salming is the new shoe equipment partner of the German Handball Bundesliga club SC DHfK Leipzig. The signed contract is a one year contract with an option for one more year.
Karsten Günther (SC DHfK Leipzig, club manager): "We are happy to work with such a creative young brand, that will support us as a shoe partner. Together we want to become strong players in the 1. Bundesliga and we are now perfectly equipped for that”.
Alexander Kluge (Salming Deutschland, CEO): "SC DHfK Leipzig is a handball stronghold in its region. I’m looking forward to this fantastic cooperation and we will support the club as a reliable partner“.
Salming Sports AB
Salming Sports AB is a Swedish sporting goods company designing, developing and marketing high quality products for the Running, Handball, Floorball and Squash markets under its Salming brand. The company has its head-office in Sisjön, Gothenburg on the west coast of Sweden.
In addition to producing first in class products Salming is committed to helping athletes improve and had developed and patented one of the most advance running analysis centers in the world. Salming RunLab’s currently located in Gothenburg and Stockholm.
The company’s Swedish wholesale partners include sporting goods retailers: Intersport, Stadium, Team Sportia, XXL, and specialty retailers such as Runners Store, Klubbhuset and Assist. Salming Sports AB also exports products to close to 60 countries and has its own subsidiaries in key markets such as Germany and the United States.
Salming Sports AB also sells directly to consumers through the Salming Running Store in Askim, Gothenburg, the Salming Concept Store on Kungsgatan 19 in Stockholm and through multiple e-commerce sites.
20 + employees, excluding retail personnel
Approximately 100MSEK revenue
Management: Tomas Solin Managing Director, Thomas Nord Head of Marketing & Design