Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / Head Sport GmbH partners with Planet Sox
Head Sport GmbH partners with Planet Sox
Aug '13
HEAD Sport GmbH announced a new multi-year license agreement with U.S-based PS Brands/Planet Sox for the company to produce HEAD sport, tennis and performance socks for the North American market. The HEAD sock collection is expected to be available by February 2014 at various Sporting Goods and Speciality retail chains in the U.S. and Canada.

"PS Brands is the perfect group to manage the growth of the iconic HEAD brand socks back into the market," said Georg Kroell EVP of HEAD Sport GmbH, the company that owns the HEAD brand. "The company is a true leader in the sock category, and we see a very positive future in this new partnership."

"Historically, the HEAD brand has always been dedicated to creating high-performance products," said Elie Levy, CEO of PS Brands. "We look forward to continuing that trend with our HEAD sock products. We are excited to maximize on the brand's heritage, continue the current momentum in the marketplace and grow this new category."

Founded in 1950, HEAD is a globally recognized Brand and is a leading maker of performance Tennis and Ski apparel and equipment created to maximize the potential of the individual athlete. The brand is worn by major athletes throughout the world. Originally focused on Skiing and Tennis, the brand has since expanded into footwear and sports apparel for both the male, female and youth.

Founded in 1994, PS Brands/Planet Sox is a leading designer, manufacturer and importer of private label, branded and character family socks and related accessories. PS distributes many brands, including; Fila, Esprit, Kensie, Hind, Disney, Sport Essentials etc. Its products are distributed to more than 100,000 stores worldwide.

PS Brands

Must ReadView All

Textiles | On 24th Oct 2016

Indian govt plans roadshows to promote textile exports

The Indian government has planned to conduct roadshows to boost the...

Textiles | On 24th Oct 2016

TPP may hit roadblock

The 12-member Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) that was signed earlier ...

Textiles | On 24th Oct 2016

Baba Ramdev’s Patanjali to enter textile manufacturing

Patanjali Ayurved, an enterprise initiated by yoga guru Baba Ramdev,...

Interviews View All

Ghanshyam Ghoghari
Kimora Fashion

Bridalwear is not about reds and whites anymore

Smita Murarka

‘There is huge demand in the Indian lingerie market for non-wired styles.’

Divyesh Mashruwala
Akshar Industries

Surat dominates foiling, embossing and pleating

Suresh Patel
Sidwin Fabric

Sidwin Fabric is a manufacturer and exporter of polypropylene textiles and ...

Steve Cole
Xerium Technologies

Steve Cole of Xerium Technologies discusses the industry. Xerium is the...

Mark Paterson
Technical Absorbents Ltd

Mark Paterson, R&D manager of Technical Absorbents Ltd talks about Super...

Bani Batra

Bani Batra’s couture wedding collection is inspired by traditional Indian...

Tony Ward
Tony Ward

"You have to truly understand what your client wants, know her needs, what ...

Sonam & Paras Modi

Sonam and Paras Modi's Sva Couture is synonymous with head-turning...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


Letter To Editor

(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies

October 2016

October 2016

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.


Browse Our Archives


Advanced Search