Alpkit is a premium multi-activity outdoor and bike direct-to-customer brand. Agile, vibrant and sustainable. We’re digital-first inspiring and connecting customers online and in our stores. Profitable and growing at 54% compound annual rates since 2014. Voted TGO's Online Retailer of the Year in 2019 for a record 6th time.
Technical outdoor gear is overpriced. Our aim is simple: use digital technology and change the UK outdoor industry by uniting the design quality of a performance sports brand with the customer service of a specialist store. We have been recognised as the UK's only premium multi-activity performance outdoor brand. Our supply chain is shorter, our price-tag sharper.
It is our love of the outdoors that defines all we do: responsible, expert, determined & fair.
Founded in 2004 we've years of award-winning products and have grown more than 10 x since August '14. Employing 85 staff with £7.1m sales & £500k EBITDA in the year to Oct ‘19. Online sales and EBITDA are up >20% in lockdown. The loyalty of our customers, resilience of our team and trading agility prove our business model is strong.
Our charity, Alpkit Foundation, has given to over 650 projects to help get people outside. Our own factory helped to make NHS scrubs.
We've been acknowledged as the first UK outdoor brand to publish a comprehensive Sustainability Report and won Responsible Finance Microentrepreneur Award in 2018.
We are proudly independent and invite you to join us enabling Alpkit to:
• Improve our web to grow sales worldwide
• Invest in our team and continue to design great quality products that matter
• Open 2 Alpkit stores a year until we have 12
• Achieve a world-class sustainability record using the B Corp framework