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History of the company ZEMAN®

  • 1991 - Founding of the company ZEMAN®, the production program is the production of work gloves
  • 1992 - Start of production of textile workwear
  • 1993 - Start of production of work, safety and military footwear
  • 1994 - Start of production of footwear components, especially rubber soles
  • 1995 - Start of production of shoes with special membranes (GORE-TEX®)
  • 1997 - Expansion of production capacity by factory in Znojmo, production of walking shoes
  • 1999 - Production of shoes with SYMPATEX membrane®
  • 2002 - Completion of development and patent of safety anti-mine ZEMAN® AM
  • 2002 - Extension of the offer to work and safety rubber shoes
  • 2003 - Significant reorganization of production and production capacities of ZEMAN®
  • 2003 - Moving and streamlining production to more economically advantageous areas, in particular Brazil
  • 2003 - Significant expansion of shoe range with new designs
  • 2003 - Creation of a comprehensive offer of work, safety and special footwear type disaggregated into 11 collections
  • 2004 - Expansion of production - new partners in the Czech Republic, Brazil, India and China
  • 2005 - Sales over the Internet in volume 99% of total sales
  • 2006 - New iron track line - high quality safety shoes
  • 2006 - New line double duty - high quality safety and leisure shoes
  • 2007 - Production of shoes with Drilex and other competitors capable membranes PES and PTF
  • 2008 - Completion of development and start of serial production ZEMAN® AM-L footwear and ZEMAN® AM program
  • 2009 - Start of cooperation with new rubber shoe manufacturers in China
  • 2010 - Establishing cooperation with new EU suppliers
  • 2011 - Launch of the new e-shop ZEMAN®, a new collection for paragliding flying
  • 2011 - Start of cooperation with Italian manufacturers and suppliers
  • 2013 - Start of production of new collection ProFire and ProArm, fire fighting and military boots - collection 2014
  • 2017 - Start of sale of work and leisure DUNLOP® based on exclusivity for CZ and SK
  • 2019 - New collection of retro line shoes on the sole of the DMS (direct vulcanization of the sole)