SCOTT Sports Restructures Garmont North America

SCOTT Sports will now be responsible for Garmont ski boots and outdoor footwear

Sun Valley, ID, December 4, 2012 – SCOTT Sports announced today that its newly restructured US hardgoods sales team will now be responsible for Garmont ski boots and outdoor footwear.

Following the successful restructuring of its hardgoods and softgoods sales teams, SCOTT company representatives will be present in every key territory of the US, servicing existing and new ski boot accounts. These moves are expected to yield significant improvements in efficiency, sales and customer service during the next several years.

Larry Morton, Executive V.P. of Sales and Marketing of SCOTT Sports, commented, “SCOTT and Garmont share the same values focused on the importance of brand and product, giving us a very strong foundation for success. While we have tremendous work in front of us, our early integration planning efforts give us confidence that the value of this combination can, in fact, be realized. We are excited to begin the next chapter in our history.”

In order to enhance efficiency, Garmont customer service, warranty, finance, marketing and inventory will be absorbed by SCOTT Sports beginning January 1st, 2013.