The World Federation of the Sporting Goods Industry (WFSGI) says that a wide range of brands and manufacturers have already signed up for this year’s Manufacturers Forum which will be held in Leipzig, Germany, on Nov. 13-14. Many senior executives from major brands have already signed up and will attend. They represent companies such as Adidas, Amer Sports, Asics, Nike, Mizuno, Pentland, Puma, Under Armour, Shimano, Accell, Yue Yuen and many more. Among the top speakers and panelists will be Herbert Hainer, chief executive of Adidas Group, and Pier Paolo Righi, formerly with Nike and Puma and currently CEO at Karl Lagerfeld. For more information on the Leipzig event, check out WFSGI’s website or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.