Founded in 1985 by three Australian brothers, Globe International Limited is a global producer and distributor specializing in purpose-built apparel, footwear and skateboard hardgoods (decks, wheels, trucks, etc.) brands for the boardsports, street fashion and workwear markets. Globe International’s core business is divided between proprietary brands, licensed brands and distributed brands, and its products are sold in more than 100 countries worldwide.
The company's international offices are located in Melbourne, Australia; Los Angeles, United States (US); Hossegor, France; Lyon, France; London, United Kingdom (UK); the Gold Coast, Australia; and Shenzhen, China. The company is listed on the Australian Stock Exchange and operates in the following three segments: Australasia, North and South America and Europe.