We are at home outdoors. There’s nowhere we’d rather be. The vastness attracts us, time sustains us. We are on a quest for experiences, not peak performance.

We are guided by our passion to develop exceptional products, and driven by new ideas. We are fully committed to functionality. Our products are designed to protect, keep you warm and dry, whilst being comfortable and reliable and lasting for many years. No detail is too small for us to improve upon.

We respect the diversity of nature and all living things. Our earth is simply the most beautiful place in the universe and we only have this one. We do everything we can to protect it and we want to experience it and share it with others.

See you outdoors!

Facts and Figures

Group Head


Company headquarters

Idstein, Germany (since 1997)


1981 in Frankfurt, Germany

Management Board

Melody Harris-Jensbach (CEO)
André Grube (CFO)
Alexander Hauser (COO)

Retail partners and outlets

worldwide approx. 4000 retail outlets in the specialist outdoor and sports equipment trade and more than 500 Jack Wolfskin stores


wholly-owned subsidiary,
operator of JACK WOLFSKIN online shops

Opening of first Jack Wolfskin Store

1st October, 1993, Heidelberg, Germany

No. of stores worldwide


No. of stores in Europe

234 (Germany 161, Austria 13, Russia 12, Switzerland 6, U.K. 9, Italy 6, Belgium 8, Poland 10, Luxembourg 3, Ukraine 3, Netherlands 2, France 1)

No. of stores in Asia

315 (China 308, Japan 4, Mongolia 1, United Arab Emirates 2)

Store size

between 60 m2 and 700 m2

Largest store

Stuttgart, Germany

European central warehouse

Neu Wulmstorf, Germany; total area approx. 40,000 m2

No. of employees

JACK WOLFSKIN Retail GmbH: 516


Jack Wolfskin Kreisel 1
65510 Idstein

Fon: +49 (0) 61 26 / 9 54 - 0
Fax: +49 (0) 61 26 / 9 54 - 159

info@jack-wolfskin.com www.jack-wolfskin.com

Last updated: October 2020

Profilbild CEO Melody Harris-Jensbach

„Jack Wolfskin is an attractive brand with a unique history and lots of plans for the future. The ‘At home outdoors’ theme is reminiscent of great experiences and fantastic outdoor moments. It’s great fun to work for this kind of company.

The product is the heart of our brand. Our mission is to continue to improve it and to inspire our customers with innovations. Only when we can keep our promise of uniting functionality, durability and an on-trend design in a way that perfectly meets the needs of our customers can we be satisfied with our work.“

— Melody Harris-Jensbach, CEO