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Facts and figures

Company name: Transa Backpacking AG

Year of foundation: 1978

Transa branches: Basel, Bern, Lucerne, St. Gallen, Winterthur, Zurich, Klettershop 6a Plus in Winterthur

Outlets: Berne, Zurich

Core business: Sale of travel and outdoor products

Head office: Zurich

Number of employees: around 450

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For more than 45 years, Transa Backpacking has been the competence centre for high-quality travel and outdoor equipment. Transa lives "Raus. Aber richtig." (Outside. But properly.) and advises you on your adventures in Switzerland and abroad. Around 450 employees share their knowledge and experience in advising you on durable and sustainable products that suit you. We are organized in circles and use the patterns of Sociocracy 3.0 – this means that employees are assigned according to their skills. With our centrally located shops in Zurich, Basel, Bern, Lucerne, St. Gallen and Winterthur, your adventure starts in urbanity. The outlet shops in Zurich and Berne offer durable and qualitative products at a lower price. Around 42,000 products from about 550 brands make up the range. If products should ever get damaged, we take care of it in our repair shop in Zurich Altstetten. For adventures that last longer.    

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