Who is Viking? – The path from rubber boots to outdoor footwear for the whole family
Viking Outdoor Footwear started its history already in 1920 with the question: “For what can we use natural rubber for? “. The answer to this question was the foundation of the great success of the company and shortly afterwards the manufacture of the first rubber boots began. With a sales volume of nearly 2 million pairs of shoes per year, Viking Outdoor Footwear ranks among the most successful shoe manufacturers of Scandinavia and is also among the top shoe producers of the international footwear producers in the outdoor segment. The combination of modern designs with optimum performance and highest quality is a major aspect, which led to the outstanding reputation of the and also helps to strengthen its position on the highly competitive shoe market.
In order to satisfy the needs and demands of the customers, those three components are then again combined with the expertise of 100 years in the development and production of shoes. Furthermore, each model is tested by one of the toughest test labs in the world: Norway’s rough nature with all of its extreme weather conditions. Only once the shoes and boots have proven themselves in the Norway´s nature, their quality is approved and then they´ll go into production.
GORE-TEX®, Primaloft®, BOA® closure system, the own developed UGC® outsole or the along with Michelin refined UGC® 2.0 sole are only a few of the technologies, which are the model characteristics of this innovation-driven company.
Nowadays, the range of the outdoor specialist includes footwear for adults and children, which provide at any outdoor adventure comfort and safety for the whole family.
Viking Footwear, a traditional company with 100 years history, which stands for quality and reliable footwear like no other.