Ourstory
1976
1976
First store opening, near to Lille, France
1985
1985
Profit-sharing scheme and shareholding plan set up for all French employees
1986
1986
Creation of Decathlon production
1992
1992
First eco-designed product packaging
2002
2002
Creation of the "Human Responsibility in Production" charter and the first assessments undertaken
2003
2003
Launch of the "Winning team survey", an internal employee satisfaction survey
2004
2004
Creation of "Decathlon Exchange", an internal training centre
2005
2005
Creation of "Decathlon Foundation", which implements initiatives of social integration and sport
2006
2006
First eco-designed products in our stores
2007
2007
First eco-construction of a Decathlon store, France
2008
2008
Creation of environment leaders network for our Passion brands and industrial processes
2009
2009
Internalisation of HRP evaluations
2010
2010
Creation of a dedicated HRP job
2011
2011
First environmental certification for a Decathlon store
2012
2012
Launch of the product's impact through the environmental labelling experiment for our customers
2013
2013
- Implementation of Decathlon's 5 commitments to sustainable development
- First Decathlon greenhouse gas (GHG) assessment
- Creation of the Building Structure Assessment for Bangladesh
2014
2014
Deployment of water treatment assessments in our defined suppliers
2015
2015
Creation of the TSB projet (Together for a Sustainable Business) to go beyond social compliance
2016
2016
Integration of sustainable development as part of the company's Strategic Vision