In its sports sponsorship activities, HUGO BOSS focuses primarily on four sports: sailing, soccer, golf and Formula One racing. Sailing offers the brand a platform for demonstrating its fashion competence both on land and at sea. HUGO BOSS outfits Alex Thomson and his team with high-performance clothing for every conceivable type of weather, and also wardrobes them with high-fashion apparel for all of their formal events and functions.
The HUGO BOSS Group is one of the market leaders in the upper premium and luxury segment of the global apparel market. The Group focuses on the development and marketing of premium fashion and accessories for men and women. Headquartered in Metzingen, the company is active in 127 countries, with 12,500 employees, and generated net sales of EUR 2.4 billion in fiscal year 2013, making it one of the most profitable listed apparel manufacturers in the world.
Opihr Gin, the world’s fastest-growing premium gin, the brand aims to inspire consumers worldwide to embrace the Spirit of Adventure.
The heritage of Opihr Spiced Gin is firmly rooted in the ancient Spice Route. Traditionally merchants would travel thousands of miles along the route through the Bay of Bengal, the Arabian Sea and the Mediterranean Sea, trading exotic spices and botanicals along the way. The botanicals make the journey to their final destination, the oldest distillery in England where quality gin has been traditionally distilled, using the same London Dry Gin method, since 1761.
Gleistein Ropes is one of the world’s leading rope manufacturers. Founded in 1824 as a supplier for the vast north German shipping industry, the Gleistein group today provides premium solutions across a broad range of sectors. Besides its involvement in the highly demanding segment of top class yacht racing and catering to the needs of the super yacht industry, Gleistein also services both the commercial and recreational marine markets as well as catering to diverse industrial applications. With a strong focus on performance, reliability and durability, the company is recognised across the globe for its advanced textile rope production capabilities and innovative finishing technologies. On top of its range of several thousand different types of synthetic fibre ropes, Gleistein can tailor just about any solution conceivable for specific applications. Its state-of-the-art production facilities at its headquarters in Bremen, Germany, and subsidiary in Trencin, Slovakia, boast a combined area of more than 17,000m2 and are both certified in accordance with ISO 9001:2008.
Is a world-leading manufacturer of marine safety equipment and clothing for the commercial and leisure marine industries. Based in Gosport, Hampshire the company designs and manufactures bespoke safety equipment for several countries’ Special Forces, the UK government’s Environment Agency and the aviation and oil industries. Crewsaver is part of the Survitec Group.
Haydale has developed a patent-pending proprietary scalable plasma process to functionalise graphene and other nanomaterials. This enabling technology can provide Haydale with a rapid and highly cost-efficient method of supplying tailored solutions to enhance applications for both raw material suppliers and product manufacturers.
The Haydale method is an enabling technology, allowing the Company to work with a raw material producer who seeks to add value to the base product and tailor the outputs to meet the target applications of the end user.
Haydale, based in South Wales and housed in a purpose-built facility for processing and handling nanomaterials, is facilitating the application of graphenes and other nanomaterials in fields such as inks, sensors, energy storage, photovoltaics, composites, paints and coatings.
Rich Energy is a world leading energy drink developed over the last 6 years in the UK. The end result is a premium high performance energy drink that performs as a stand-alone energy drink fuelling extreme athletes and as a peerless mixer with a clean crisp taste. Made with pure Alpine mineral water and luxury ingredients Rich Energy takes the energy drink sector to a new level of excellence.
We are very proud to partner with Alex Thomson Racing who are recognised world leaders both in technology and performance. The ethos of innovative, premium high performance and creativity in incredibly testing environments with world level endurance and skills is a perfect match for our brand.
Founded in 2000, Dream Yacht Charter operates over 900 boats in more than 45 locations around the world and is one of the world leaders in yacht chartering today.
Customers can book bareboat, crewed or by the cabin charters in some of the world’s most beautiful cruising grounds, such as the Caribbean, Croatia, Ionian islands, as well as Tahiti and the Maldives.