GOLDWIN, the Iconic Japanese High-End Skiwear Brand is to Launch Its Japan Made Limited Edition, "Exclusive Model" Worldwide

  GOLDWIN, the Iconic Japanese High-End Skiwear Brand is to Launch Its Japan
  Made Limited Edition, "Exclusive Model" Worldwide

Business Wire

TOKYO -- September 20, 2013

GOLDWIN Inc. (TOKYO:8111) is starting sales of its revamped 2013-14 collection
to the European and North American markets, including the limited edition
"Exclusive Model" designed and hand crafted in Japan from October 2013.

GOLDWIN "Exclusive Model" for Exclusive Skiers (Photo: Business Wire)

GOLDWIN "Exclusive Model" for Exclusive Skiers (Photo: Business Wire)

The common theme of this collection is its 'Minimal & Clean' design, and its
focus on "Kigokochi" (Ease of Wear). Cutting-edge technology, high quality,
and aesthetics all express the Japanese mentality of “Dedication to detail”.
As a leading Japanese sports apparel manufacturer with a history spanning over
60 years, GOLDWIN has utilized its decades of experience and technological
know-how in the ski and outdoor field to create the synergy in a ski wear.
“Exclusive Model” is the pinnacle of this collection pursuing the ultimate in
all aspects and produced only 200 pieces worldwide.

"Exclusive Model" for Exclusive Skiers

Most of the material and trims are made in Japan. All sewing, manufacturing
and production processes are done in Japan as well.
It's not just about functionality, but it is also about providing high
added-value for retailers and skiers alike. This symbolizes the new 2013-14
GOLDWIN collection.

  *Only 200 pieces available worldwide.
  *Sophisticated design inspired from traditional Japanese armors with a
    Minimal & Clean concept.
  *Introducing ”URUSHI BLACK”, a Japanese traditional lacquer ware color with
    luxurious black metallic trims.
  *A Japanese traditional lacquer ware sake cup, a color of which inspired
    this “Exclusive Model”, will be delivered with the product.
  *Use of originally developed cutting-edge technology such as laser and
    ultrasonic garnish.
  *Fabric processed with the highly breathable and stretch “DERMIZAX® NX”.
  *High quality “4way LYCRA” woven in Japan, the best material selected and
    placed appropriately for each purpose based on the human anatomy.
  *Dedication to detail; newly developed face ventilation, wrist cuffs, and
    pockets applied with meticulous care.

ABOUT GOLDWIN Inc.

GOLDWIN Inc. is a leading sports apparel company founded in 1950 in Japan with
an annual turnover of approximately $600 million. GOLDWIN Inc. owns its R&D
facility in Japan where various original technologies have been cultivated
over years of experiences. GOLDWIN Inc. specializes in manufacturing technical
and high-end sports apparel such as ski garments and compression wear and
offers them to the North American, European and Asian markets.

* GOLDWIN Global Website: http://goldwin-sports.com/

* GOLDWIN Inc. Website (English page): http://www.goldwin.co.jp/en

* DERMIZAX® is a registered trademark of Toray Industries, Inc.

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Contact:

GOLDWIN EUROPE AG (Switzerland)
Rebecca Oeschger, +41(0)56 483 0500(German, English)
r-oeschger@goldwineurope.ch
FAX. +41(0)56 483 0509