Founded in 1898 by esteemed climber and adventurer Hans Deuter, deuter have catapulted themselves into the modern adventure world by creating some of the best packs on the market today. Throughout their history, the deuter recipe for high quality has been tested - They even supplied the Bavarian Royal Mail with their sacks! By the 1970s deuter were supplying almost every German lead expedition and was being recognised as the leading manufacturer of backpacks, suitcases and bags in Germany.
Over the decades deuter have continued to innovate; introducing Nylon fabrics in 1968 and AirComfort vented back systems in 1985. In 1990, their vision expands to include mountain bikers, the first bike backpack is designed. New lines continue to be added, including sleeping bags child carriers and SL range designed by a team of female athletes.
At their core, deuter strives to develop and market highly functional, top quality outdoor products that you know you can trust. Throughout all their development reliability has always played a key role in their design and manufacturing and the brand enjoys an excellent reputation with customers.
deuter's clear-set goal is to reduce the negative environmental impact of the company’s activities and to become active environmental guardians. With the help of the bluesign® standard, the world’s strictest environmental standard for the production of textiles, they are able to examine and optimise their production process. In 2006, they became the first German sports equipment manufacturer to join the "European Outdoor Association for Conservation" (EOCA).