CALLING ALL SPORTING GOODS START-UPS!
WFSGI LAUNCHES NEW MEMBERSHIP OPPORTUNITY
Does your start-up produce sporting goods products or has a service or product that is closely associated to the sporting goods industry? Then the opportunity to join WFSGI could be for you!
The World Federation of the Sporting Goods Industry (WFSGI) is the only global forum where the majority of the industry’s major players (NIKE, adidas, ANTA, ASICS, Mizuno, Under Armour, Reebok, PUMA etc) meet. With over 370 direct members and 5,000 indirect members (subsidiaries etc) including the largest global brands and a number of the largest retailers and manufacturers, WFSGI represents 70% of the global industry by turnover. And now you have the opportunity to join them!
WFSGI has recently introduced a new start-up category of membership which allows eligible early stage, promising start-ups to join the industry’s only global association. WFSGI has services and support across a broad range of non-competitive core topics common to the industry including global trade, sustainability, manufacturing and supply chain, major sporting events and relations to international sports organisations and the promotion of physical activity and sport. Membership of WFSGI is an opportunity to learn from an expose your company and your team to the work, conversation, and representatives of the industry’s biggest players and to share your innovations and fresh perspectives. All successful start-up applicants will receive a WFSGI membership certificate.
To be eligible for a WFSGI start-up membership, a company must:
- Have a global turnover of less than USD 1m’
- Have confirmed that it will comply with the WFSGI Code of Conduct at the date of application or that it will, during its WFSGI membership, take the necessary steps with the WFSGI Secretariat’s support to implement the Code of Conduct; and
- Have confirmed that it will complete the WFSGI’s Communication on Action on an annual basis.
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