with global headquarters, production and logistics based throughout germany, birkenstock footwear is sold in approximately 90 countries worldwide. birkenstock has been sold in the u.s. for 50 years with u.s. sales and service based in novato, ca.
在勃肯，传统工艺对一个百年品牌来说是对质量的保证。并且将这一承诺传到了下一代。 不仅如此，勃肯对塑造一双合适你的鞋子达到了炉火纯青的地步。 所以，勃肯的鞋子是绝对的好质量，绝对的舒服。
at birkenstock, tradition and heritage are important hallmarks of a brand that dates back not years or even decades, but centuries. birkenstock is deeply rooted in the fine art of crafting premium quality shoes that are good for you. since 1774, birkenstock has passed this commitment down from one generation to the next. the result is the absolute best in quality, comfort and support.
tradition since 1774
1744-johann adam birkenstock在德国的朗格伯格姆教堂档案馆中是以鞋匠的身份被记录。
1774 - johann adam birkenstock is listed as "subject and cobbler" in the church archives of langen-bergheim, germany
1896- 修鞋大师konrad brikenstock开始生产并且售卖灵活可拆卸的鞋垫
1896 - master cobbler konrad birkenstock begins manufacturing and selling flexible footbed insoles
1902- konrad birkenstock 发明了第一个弧形的足弓垫
1902 - konrad birkenstock develops the first contoured arch support.
1925 - the “blue footbed” is among the products manufactured at a newly-opened facility in friedberg, germany
1932- carl birkenstock推出了勃肯训练课程叫“carl birkenstock系统”，并且这个系统有知名的医生和足部医生署名。
1932 - carl birkenstock launches the birkenstock training courses and the “carl birkenstock system” is endorsed by leading physicians and podiatrists
1964- carl birkenstock 发布了美人鱼款式， 第一款有灵活鞋垫的健身凉鞋
1964 - carl birkenstock launches the madrid model, the first fitness sandal with a deep and flexible footbed.
1966 - birkenstock is introduced into the u.s. market.
1988- 勃肯在生产中用了环境友好的粘合剂- 建立了世界范围内环境意识的新标准
1988 – environmentally-friendly adhesives are used in production – setting a new standard for environmental awareness worldwide.
1990 - production is expanded and modernized to reduce energy consumption by over 90%.
2009 – a new and bigger footbed production facility becomes operational in gorlitz, germany.
2016 – birkenstock celebrates 50 years in the u.s.