VAUDE offers functional and innovative products for mountaineers and cyclists. Being a sustainable outdoor supplier, VAUDE makes a contribution to a livable world in which people of tomorrow can enjoy nature with a clear conscience as well. The family-owned company sets environmental and social standards worldwide. VAUDE (pronounced [fau'de]) stands for environmentally friendly products from fair production. At the company headquarters in Tettnang, southern Germany, the company employs around 500 people.
cycling apparel, bags and shoes
It all began in 1974, when Albrecht von Dewitz founded the company VAUDE. The name VAUDE is derived from the initials of the founder. Today, VAUDE Sport GmbH & Co KG with almost 500 employees in the headquarters in Tettnang, Germany, can look back on a successful company history. The manufacturer of mountain sports and bike clothing has already been rated best by renowned specialist magazines several times, won numerous tests and received several awards, which underlines the extraordinary potential as regards design, functionality and environmental friendliness.
VAUDE – A pioneer on the path of sustainability
Environmental friendliness, sustainability and a resource-saving production are the cornerstones of their work. The modern, family-owned business acts responsibly by developing and producing clean, environmentally-friendly and pioneering products. The aim is not only to use sustainable materials, abandon environmentally-harmful PFC (fluorocarbon) and to respectfully treat nature and men, but also to become Europe’s most environmentally-friendly manufacturer for outdoor clothing. As a strong brand in the area of mountain sports and cycling, a large part of the product range meets the Green Shape Standard for ecological added value, sustainable materials and environmentally-friendly production processes. As a member of the Fair Wear Foundation, VAUDE pays fair wages worldwide and ensures safe and fair working conditions throughout the entire production process.
VAUDE – clothes, bags and accessories for cycling
VAUDE is deeply rooted in mountain sports, yet the brand also offers a huge range of functional cycling clothes and cycle gear. Apart from waterproof clothes for rainy days, VAUDE also stocks high-quality bicycle bags, bike backpacks, cycling shoes and clothes for bike journeys, every day, road bikes, MTBs and touring bikes. Discover the variety of products and convince yourself of the high quality of the German outdoor equipment supplier!