PRESS RELEASE New Fireside Chat: Mastering Labelling Compliance

New Fireside Chat: Mastering labelling compliance

Ittigen (Bern), Switzerland, 15 February 2023.

The WFSGI, and Compliance & Risks today announces the launch of their “Mastering Labeling Compliance” fireside chat series. The latest initiative from the Compliance & Risks and WFSGI partnership will be available on the respective websites and youtube channels.


The fireside chat series discusses various compliance labeling challenges and product stewardship best practices with leading apparel industry experts. The series explores a broad range of common themes such as staying on top of upcoming regulatory changes, communicating relevant requirements with various stakeholders and how product compliance and stewardship can be seen as a strategic advantage. Viewers can expect engaging discussions and actionable takeaways from their industry peers from this new series.

Robbert de Kock, President & CEO of the WFSGI said: “As the World Federation of the Sporting Goods Industry (WFSGI), we are extremely proud of our brands who built this powerful solution a few years ago and all the shiny names who are now part of the WFSGI Compliant Labeling Requirements database (CLR) Family.


This fireside chat series is a fantastic illustration on how our brands are addressing their product labeling challenges on a daily basis with the help of this unique and incredible one-stop-shop. These are extremely helpful real case scenarios showing the benefits to join forces with your peers, to learn from their knowledge and more generally, to save you time and money!”

Matt Kuo, Chief Product Officer, Compliance & Risks said: “At Compliance and Risks, we are passionate about helping companies be more proactive in managing the increasingly complex regulatory landscape. In particular, keeping on top of ever-changing labeling compliance regulations is a critical issue facing companies in the fashion and sporting goods industries. The ‘Mastering Labeling Compliance’ series is a testament to the power of collaboration and knowledge sharing within the industry. It aims to provide a platform for industry leaders to educate their peers on how they can simplify their compliance challenges and maximise their commercial opportunity in practical ways by utilising our Compliance Labeling Requirements solution.”

The first episode of the series promises to be valuable and informative for industry professionals looking to stay ahead of the curve in compliance.


With the involvement of the fashion & sporting goods industries and the expertise of Compliance & Risks and WFSGI, viewers can expect dynamic and engaging discussions on the latest trends and challenges in the industry from this new series.


Learn how the world’s leading brands stay ahead of the regulatory curve and navigate the immense variability in labeling for global supply chains with Compliance & Risks and WFSGI’s Compliant Labeling Requirements (CLR) Solution. This online tool provides worldwide information on labeling requirements for the sporting goods industry, as well as other sectors facing the same challenges. Product categories include apparel and textile, footwear, consumer electronics (wearables), personal protective equipment, sporting equipment and bikes (including e-bikes).


Don’t miss this opportunity to hear from industry leaders and gain valuable insights into the future of simplifying regulatory compliance. Please contact our Head of Legal, Charlotte Giudicelli at to be notified of each episode release or if you have any questions.

About World Federation of the Sporting Goods Industry (WFSGI)

The WFSGI is the world authoritative body for the sporting goods industry. Membership includes the largest names in the sporting goods industry and covers the entire supply chain, including manufacturers, brands, retailers but also national/regional federations and associations.

About Compliance & Risks

Compliance & Risks (C&R) helps ensure global companies have the tools to build consumers safe, sustainable, products in a world full of change. We are the trusted market access technology provider for the world’s leading brands.

About The Compliant Labeling Requirements Solution

The WFSGI and C&R Compliance Labeling Requirements (CLR) Solution was developed from an industry need to conquer the sports and textiles labeling requirements mountain. The CLR solution was built in conjunction with WFSGI and C&R together as a partnership.


The WFSGI and C&R CLR solution provides the most up-to-date labeling requirements and serves the Sporting Goods & Associated Industries to ensure significant economies of scale with considerable time and cost savings.

For press enquiries, please contact:

Charlotte Giudicelli, Head of Legal, WFSGI – World Federation of the Sporting Goods Industry