Business Unit Apparel
The business unit apparel focuses on functional and innovative products for all sports activities such as outdoor, skiing, running, tennis, fitness, swimming, multisport and team sport. The apparel business unit deals directly with designing and producing the Exclusive Brands to create an international range. This involves close cooperation with our national organizations, designers and Far East office.
Business Unit Footwear
The Business Unit Footwear focuses on creating products for our Exclusive Brands in three major areas: athletic sports, outdoor and leisure/lifestyle. Working directly with product design and technology, the IIC footwear business unit is responsible for all activities from football and running to tennis and lifestyle.
Business Unit Hardware I
The Business Unit Hardware I includes a strong mix of winter (alpine skiing, nordic skiing, snowboard, protective gears) and summer (racket sports) hardware products. Each EB product is created and based on the newest technologies and innovations, and therefore leads the development of the best product assortment. The business unit Hardware I focuses on selecting a range of exclusively branded and leading strategic sports products for all National Organisations.
Business Unit Hardware II
The Business Unit Hardware II develops and offers products for the following segments: outdoor, fun wheel sports, ice, water sports and fitness. All of our exclusive developments feature latest technologies. Furthermore, attractive offers are negotiated with the leading sports brands.
Business Unit Strategic Brands
The Business Unit Strategic Brands is responsible for the internationally coordinated purchasing from the leading footwear, apparel, some hardware (bike, racket sports) and team sports brands. This covers a range of sports from football to swimming. In addition to ensuring access to top products for the INTERSPORT affiliated retailers; the Business Unit negotiates discounts and develops exclusive products in close cooperation with the selected Strategic Brand partners.
Business Unit EB Brand Management
The Business Unit EB Brand Management takes care of the brand and product coordination within the different product business units as well as all marketing related tasks like packaging, websites, consumer information, photo shootings, manuals, etc. International coordinated marketing campaigns for exclusive brands are also under the supervision of this business unit.
Business Unit Supply Chain Operations
The Business Unit Supply Chain Operations is a support department of the product business units for all what belongs to supply chain, order processing, IT support tools as well as corporate responsibilities (CSR, Norms & Regulations).
IOF – INTERSPORT OFFICE FAR EAST
Is the daughter company of IIC based in Shenzhen in China, established in 1997. Its main tasks are sourcing, quality assurance and quality control for products developed by IIC. This office further improves our direct link to suppliers and factories in production markets.