THE LIFE OF OUR PRODUCTS
REPORTS & DOCUMENTS
DECATHLON is a long story about sports, products, and especially, women and men. Read all about it here!
TRIBORD (water sports) and QUECHUA (mountain sports) see the light of day. These are DECATHLON's first brands.
• We establish an industrial management department to optimise production processes.
• Porte des Alpes store No 121 opens its doors in Lyon (France). It becomes in 2011 our biggest French store with 12,800 sq. m surface area.
• 1st store in China opens in Shanghai.
• We set up “winning teammates” survey: an in-house indicator assessing teammates' satisfaction.
• We launched koodza.fr, the forerunner to decathlon.fr (e-commerce website).
• Arrival in store of the first products with an eco-design approach.
• DECATHLON becomes a sustainable development pioneer in retail parks, in France. Store No 450 in Saint-Quentin (Aisne, France), is the first to adopt an environmental approach: rainwater management, the introduction of natural light, etc.