Salomon Group is a sports equipment manufacturer based in Annecy, France. It was founded in 1947 in the heart of the French Alps by François Salomon and is a major brand in outdoor sports equipment. Salomon is a subsidiary of Amer Sports, which has been owned by the Chinese conglomerate ANTA Sports since 2019. Its sister brands include Wilson, Atomic, Sports Tracker, Suunto, Precor, and Arc’teryx.
Salomon was founded in 1947 in the heart of the French Alps in the city of Annecy. François Salomon founded the company in a small workshop with only his wife and son to assist him. Salomon now manufactures products for a variety of sports markets such as trail running, hiking, climbing, adventure racing, skiing, and snowboarding in over 40 countries across five continents. They used to make inline skates using technologies from their ski boot line.