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Salomon Group

Salomon Group
Company nameSalomon Group
Company typeSubsidiary of Amer Sports
SloganFreedom, Action, Sports
IndustrySnowsports, Hiking
Founded1947
HeadquartersAnnecy
Key peoplemillaud
Revenue683 Million - (2004)
Employees2,800 (2004)
ParentAmer Sports
SubsidiaryMavic

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The Salomon Group (also just known as "Salomon") is a sports equipment manufacturing company that originated in Annecy, France. The company was started in 1947 by François Salomon and his wife and son. In 1997 it became part of the Adidas group. On 2 May 2005, Adidas-Salomon announced that it had agreed to sell the Salomon Group for -485 million to Amer Sports of Finland. The transaction was completed on October 20, 2005.


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