Today, Under Armour’s Founder and CEO Kevin Plank, along with Baltimore City officials, Maryland representatives and community members, opened the door to UA Lighthouse, a new center for manufacturing and design innovation. This state-of-the-art facility located in South Baltimore’s City Garage, will lead local-for-local manufacturing initiatives allowing Under Armour to be more responsive to markets around the world.
UA Lighthouse will be the guiding light for developing best practices and efficient methods for how all Under Armour product is made. Proven processes and technologies created at UA Lighthouse will be transferred to global teammates and partner factories across the world for increased speed-to-market and responsiveness to the changing footwear and apparel industries. Be sure to check back as we’re very excited to see the product that will coming out of this new facility.