The objective for ZONE is to continuously strive for development and improvement of our products, but we also have a responsibility towards the market in creating high quality products. We are famous for our shaft quality and our AIR sticks are now sold all over the world setting high demands our there year by year. At our head office in Mölnlycke we have different test machines providing us with important data on how to improve our shafts even further, and a unique set up for ZONE is that our shaft factories have the same machines at their place for optimal testing results.
DEVELOPMENT & INOVATIONS
ZONE is a innovative brand, always looking for the new hi-tech innovations to implement in our product range. We search the sports market and other innovative markets for new adaptions in our product range and we have a stategic work together with our teams and players with the mission to improve our products in the right way. Examples of these innovations are the Aero Hole Technology shafts invented for less air resistance, the PIRAYA blade created to suit younger players and the AIR CONCEPT sticks with the lightest materials on the market today.
We have one department in Sweden constantly working with product development, new product areas and new materials giving us important manpower in this area. Together with our QC-team in China, our quality control system in Sweden & our partners/universities we always strive for a continuing development of our product range.
From our partner SWEREA we receive important information about what substances and materials that can be used in our work to keep the products safe and of high quality. This is always in focus when we create inventions, improvements and new product areas for the floorball business. Based on this, we always make sure that our products follow the REACH chemical law. Materials like fur, goose down, leather with dangerous chemical content do not exist in our products.
At ZONE we work every day to take our responsibility in the global business world. Things like environment, human rights and corporate social responsibility are ground stones in our work every day. Through long-sightedness and good communication – we strive to be a well-prepared partner in the floorball business.
Our business shall be run with a maintenance of economic, social and environmental focus. As one of the leading floorball brands in the world we have a responsibility to our customers, both individual persons and big establishments, to have a straight and open communication.
ZONE owns no factories, and all products are made by external partners in Europe and in Asia. All partners are carefully selected with our responsibility in mind. They are all evaluated thoroughly to make sure that they live up to the necessary standards concerning areas such as child labour prohibition, work conditions and environmental impact. Below, you will find a description of the different institutions we co-operate with.