The company Fischer was founded in 1924 in Austria and is the biggest company for producing and selling skis world wide. Today there are two companies compared in one huge brand – the Fischer Sports GmbH and the Löffler GmbH. The company is in Ried im Innnkreis in Austria. They have factories in Austria and in the Ukraine. Now there are around 1700 employees.
In the nordic field Fischer is one of the most famous brands. Lots of Olympia and world championship winners are using the Fischer products in middle Europe, Scandinavia and around the globe. Every year the Austrians spend lots of money for marketing and equip athletes from nordic-skiing, biathlon, nordic-combined and ski jumping with their products.
Since some years Fischer became famous in roller-skiing. In the past the Fischer rollerskis were known in Scandinavian countries only. Now they started into middle European market and became famous with their entry models like the RC7 models. Fischer Carbonlite rollerskis are own produced and famous for their on-snow feeling. They are really stable, made out of a ski frame and reinforced by carbon.