40 years ago, the discovery of nature was still something for the privileged. This was to change with the founding of JACK WOLFSKIN in 1981. Now we have more than 500 stores and 1400 employees worldwide.

An old image of a Jack Wolfskin store

1981

Founding year, in Frankfurt am Main (Germany)

Jack Wolfskin was founded to provide outdoor enthusiasts with equipment and weather proof clothing for their backpacking and traveling needs.

An old image of two Jack Wolfskin backpacks

1993

Opening of the first Jack Wolfskin Store

1st October, 1993, Heidelberg, Germany

Headquarters in Idstein

Since 1997

Company headquarters in Idstein

Jack Wolfskin Kreisel 1, 65510 Idstein (Germany)
Fon: +49 (0) 61 26 / 9 54 - 0
Fax: +49 (0) 61 26 / 9 54 - 159
info@jack-wolfskin.com
https://www.jack-wolfskin.com

Three Jack Wolfskin employees

1480

Employees worldwide (approx)

JACK WOLFSKIN GmbH & Co. KGaA: 535
JACK WOLFSKIN Retail GmbH: 516

Management Board

Richard Collier (CEO), André Grube (CFO), Alexander Hauser (COO)

Jack Wolfskin store Düsseldorf

549

Jack Wolfskin Stores worldwide
234 stores in Europe, 315 stores in Asia

60-700 m2

STORE SIZE
Largest Store: Stuttgart Germany

4000

RETAILERS & OUTLETS WORLDWIDE
In the specialist outdoor and sports equipment market

40,000 sq. M

European central warehouse
Located in Neu Wulmstorf (near Hamburg), Germany

Last updated: March 2021