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GoLite Expands European Shipping Services

GoLite® Signs Agreement with DSV Logistics Enabling Distribution Throughout Europe
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GoLite® Signs Agreement with DSV Logistics
Enabling Distribution Throughout Europe


Boulder, CO – April 3, 2008 – GoLite, a leading manufacturer of lightweight clothing and equipment for active, outdoor sports announced today that it has signed an agreement with Holland-based DSV Logistics for all warehouse and EU shipping services (effective March 2008). The partnership allows GoLite to begin shipping immediately to all countries in the EU, including Norway and Switzerland.

“Our agreement with DSV, a proven logistics partner, gives GoLite a solid and agile base in order to achieve our growth targets in Europe,” commented Mark Flanagan, European General Manager for GoLite. ”We can now offer standard next day deliveries to 70% of Europe which puts us in a great position for reacting to ASAP orders.”

In addition, DSV's green initiatives complement GoLite's commitment to GoLite on the Planet, which focuses on sustainable product development, innovation, resourcefulness and partnerships with like-minded environmentally conscious partners. Examples of DSV's commitment to minimizing its footprint include the use of modular boxes and the use of biodegradable reinforced paper tape to eliminate waste.

DSV is a leading logistic company in Europe with an excellent history of partnerships with leading outdoor and athletic brands including Oakley®, K-Swiss® and Life is Good®.


About GoLite
Founded in 1998, GoLite is the world's premier producer of lightweight clothing and equipment for active, outdoor sports. Inspired, designed, and tested in Boulder, Colorado, GoLite® products offer uncompromised performance at the lightest possible weight to maximize performance and enjoyment in the outdoors. Environmental stewardship and social responsibility have been fundamental to GoLite's mission and core values since its founding. GoLite is committed to minimizing its environmental footprint – to GoLite on the Planet™ - through innovation, resourcefulness and partnership. For more information on GoLite products, ambassadors, environmental or outreach efforts, visit www.GoLite.com or call 888-5-GoLite.

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