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Garmin – world leader in the production of electronic instrumentation applied to sailing –offers one of the most sophisticated product ranges in the sector, which includes instruments such as: chartplotters, multifunction touchscreen displays, wind sensors, watches, depth sounders, high-definition radars, autopilots and other devices and services that stand out for innovation, reliability and ease of use. 

Garmin’s Marine division includes other brands, such as FUSION, for on-board entertainment, EmpirBus, for domotics and control, and Navionics, leader in the production and supply of nautical cartography. 

For over 30 years Garmin has been a pioneer in the development of GPS devices and applications operating in 5 different business units: marine, aviation, automotive, fitness and outdoor. 

Gottifredi Maffioli represents a tale of challenges and new ideas.  

Thanks to constant innovation and the many challenges won, over the years Gottifredi Maffioli has become a point of reference for several markets. 

Since 1954, when Gottifredi Maffioli was the supplier for the Italian expedition to K2, the company name has been associated with the great world sporting challenges.  

In recent years, Gottifredi Maffioli products – with particular reference to the sailing and mooring lines – have been aboard the most famous boats, and participated in international regattas such as the America’s Cup, the Ocean Race, the Route du Rhum and the Vendée Globe, just to name a few. 

Sebago® is a brand of BasicNet SpA, the Company also owner of Kappa®, Robe di Kappa®, Jesus® Jeans, K-Way®, Superga®, Briko®, and Sabelt®

BasicNet’s leading brands are present in the sports and leisure apparel, footwear, and accessories market. It operates worldwide through an international network of entrepreneurs, licensees of the brands, which produce or distribute the products. 

BasicNet offers to its network services of research, development, industrialization of the products, and global marketing. All the company processes occur only through the Web, making BasicNet a “fully web integrated company”. BasicNet, with headquarters in Turin, Italy, is listed at the Italian Stock Exchange since 1999.