Thematic specials Corporate Respons­ibility

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Durability means sustain­ability

The tables are packed with rattling equipment. The air is filled with sounds of sanding, the humming of the cold chamber and the occa­sional beep emitted when a test object fails to measure up. LOWA’s lab in Jetzendorf, Germany, is a key aspect of the shoe­maker’s commitment to high-quality products. View story …

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Mission Statement

LOWA’s guiding prin­ciples give the company and its employees a framework for reasoning that can be used as a basis for making decisions and presenting them both internally and externally. The prin­ciples serve as a standard and orientation for employees and customers. View story …

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LOWA is a company with long tradition that has been based from the beginning in the Bavarian town of Jetzendorf. Over a period of nearly 100 years, the small shoe­making shop has become a global outdoor company that sells its products around the world. View story …


At LOWA, the company’s employees constitute its most precious resource. The company embraces diversity, pays fair wages, offers social-security benefits and supports the indi­vidual growth of its employees. Everyone pitches in together, and employees personally stand behind the company’s products. View story …


Lena / 217 Char­acters

“During my training programme at LOWA, I gained insights into the diverse departments found at an outdoor company and laid the perfect foundation for my continued career.” – Lena | LOWA Industrial management assistant

Production sites

As an industry leader in the age of glob­al­isation, LOWA consciously applies a philosophy of “Made in Europe” to guarantee the best product quality, fair wages and social benefits for employees. View story …

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Production Conditions

As a manu­fac­turing company, LOWA bears respons­ibility for the entire production process and for the working conditions of the people who manu­facture and process the company’s preliminary and final products. View story …


No compromises – When it comes to its products, LOWA focuses in particular on perfect fit, a high level of func­tionality, a contem­porary design and technical innovation. One key envir­on­mental aspect is product durability. View story …

Social Commitment

The Jetzendorf location is a clear commitment to the Bavarian roots of the company. Besides regional insti­tutions and projects, LOWA also supports social and cultural projects at the national and inter­na­tional levels. View story …