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Nuremberg / Helsinki, 17 November 2016
VP Outdoor Oy represents Marmot in Finland
Experienced industry insider Veli-Pekka Mölsä takes over distribution for Marmot from Greendoor Oy
Since the beginning of November 2016 Veli-Pekka Mölsä with his recently founded company VP Outdoor Oy is responsible for Marmot’s presence in the Finnish market. Mölsä has worked in the outdoor business for the past ten years and helped growing Marmot in the finish market together with Greendoor Oy, his previous employer and Marmot’s former sales agency.
“The outdoor market in Finland with its outdoor-culture and highly outdoor-enthusiastic people represents an important market where we are prepared to further invest. Starting from our overall goal, which is to be the most popular brand with the best service in the markets in which we do business, we are very happy to now have a partner who exclusively looks after the Marmot brand and our customers in Finland. Veli-Pekka Mölsä is not only very experienced but also has excellent knowhow about outdoor equipment which derives from his climbing expeditions on 5 continents and more than 20 years of active experience in adventure sport competitions. VP Outdoor will help all existing and new retailers in Finland to find the right products for their customers’ needs and will provide maximum support to help increasing sales.” says Andy Schimeck, Managing Director at Marmot Mountain Europe.
Since 1974, Marmot has manufactured performance clothing and equipment of the highest quality for lovers of the outdoors, mountain sports enthusiasts and extreme alpinists. From the very start, the aim has been to produce the best outdoor clothing and equipment in the world. More than ever, we seek inspiration from professional mountain guides and athletes to develop products that can withstand the rigors of nature. For further information visit: www.marmot.eu.