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A HANDS-ON APPROACH:

Quality control is an overriding concern at Salomon’s ultra-modern factory in Rumilly, France, where each ski undertakes a complex journey from research and development, through production and on to the slopes. Though high-tech machines ease the labor and tedium of making skis by hand, skilled people are still indispensable at every step.

Visit the articles below and follow the ski- and boot- making process.

Sept. 2004