http:// www.kathmandu.co .nz/KATHMANDU “live the dream “
BACKROUNDKathmandu opened its ﬁrst store in 1987 and through the 1990s remained a small specialistoutdoor retailer, manufacturing many of its own products. During the 1990s, Kathmandu scaleback its manufacturing operations and shifted to an offshore sourcing model. By 2002,Kathmandu no longer manufactured any products in-house.Since its establishment 23 years ago, Kathmandu has become a leading specialist in qualityclothing and equipment for travel and adventure in New Zealand and Australia.Kathmandu has grown from a small retailer of adventure clothing and equipment massivebusiness with a signiﬁcant retail presence.In November 2009 Kathmandu Holdings Limited was listed on the Australia andNew Zealand Stock Exchanges.
WHAT THEYDO ..Kathmandu is an outdoors retail shop that specialise in everything youneed for traveling in the outdoors. From Tents to Outdoor Clothing theyare the shop to visit.There main make of products is the brands . They are the leadingoutdoors shop in New Zealand and Australia today. The Kathmandu brandis in the NZX stockmarket today .
BOARD OF DIRECTORS James Strong - Chairman Mr Strong is currently the Chairman of Woolworths Limited and the Australia Council for the Arts. He is a Director of Qantas Airways Limited, a member of the Australia Grand Prix Corporation and a member of the Nomura Australia Advisory Board. Share price at the momentPeter Halkett - Managing Director and ChiefExecutive OfﬁcerMr Halkett joined Kathmandu in 2006 and hasdirected the growth strategy for the businessthroughout the period of current ownership.Mark Todd - Finance Director and ChiefFinancial OfﬁcerMr Todd joined Kathmandu in 1998 when thebusiness had 11 stores, following previousﬁnancial management experience in both theapparel and retail sectors. Mr Todd has beenKathmandu’s senior ﬁnancial executive for 12years
KATHMNADU’S PRODUCT Kathmandu has an extensive product range covering outdoor and travel clothing and equipment.The company’s in-house design process draws experience and industry trends ,With quality and performance being central to Kathmandu’s new design initiatives Product Apparel • Technical wear • Down Jackets • Thermals • Fleece • Woven casual wear • MerinoEquipment • Packs • Bags • Sleeping Bags • Tents
THE COMPANYS FUTRE ..Kathmandu intends to drive sales growththrough:continuing the store rollout in Australia and NewZealand;optimising its existing store footprint;introducing new products; andcontinuing to develop its online capabilitiesthrough its new transactional website.