ECCO was founded in 1963 by Birte and Karl Toosbuy. Trained as a shoemaker, Karl Toosbuy had a dream to own a shoe factory and run his own business. Innovation has been and has maintained being a cornerstone in ECCO. They are constantly seeking to disrupt and provide improvements for the footwear and leather industry. Creating and maintaining strong, positive relationships with their colleagues, partners, customers and societies in which they live and work with respect for diversity is at their business-doing core.
An omnichannel platform for a premium shoe brand
With innovation in their DNA, ECCO is constantly seeking to disrupt and provide improvements for the footwear and leather industry. Customers enjoy a unique blend of old-world craftsmanship and next gen technology. The firm produces leather at its own tanneries and makes shoes at its own factories. Today ECCO shoes and accessories are sold in 90 countries in more than 2,250 shops and 14,000 sales points.