6 affiliates under 1 umbrella at JCK Holding

HALFAR® is one of a total of six promotional items companies in the JCK Holding GmbH Textil KG. Under the umbrella brand of this globally-active management and holding company, the affiliate companies responsibly and constructively work together, each in their own specialised areas, which range from ecologically-certified soft toys to professional clothing, umbrellas as promotional items, advertising porcelain and promotional textiles, right up to HALFAR® Bags. The inspection and approval company LABTECH, an independent and autonomous laboratory, is also included in the portfolio of the Holding. Besides the companies which produce promotional items, JCK also holds shares in the branches of clothing, sport and outdoor products, decorative and gift items and medical devices. The six promotional items affiliates of HALFAR® in the Holding are presented here in brief.

daiber® (Gustav Daiber GmbH)

Gustav Daiber GmbH is part of JCK Holding along with HALFAR®, FARE®, SND, mbw and Karlowsky®. Daiber® has made a name for itself as one of the leading manufacturers of promotional and work wear in Europe with its myrtle beach and JAMES & NICHOLSON brands. The wide range of products is unrivalled in the market. From caps and accessories to sports and leisure wear to professional workwear, Daiber® offers you all products in a wide range of colours and sizes. With over 100 employees at the Albstadt site today, Daiber® is your contact for high-quality promotional and workwear as well as accessories that are worth their price.

FARE® (Guenther Fassbender GmbH)

The FARE® brand stands for innovative and high-quality umbrella creations for the promotional products trade. The extensive and diverse FARE® range includes numerous umbrella models in various designs, shapes and colours.

Advertising on FARE® products

From the printing of an umbrella cone, two or more segments, via traditional screen or offset printing to paper transfer printing in photo quality, finishing with doming, laser stickers or laser engraving as well as personalisation (individual names) - FARE® implements individual customer wishes!


Product quality is a top priority at FARE®. Even the cheapest item meets the quality standards that the company sets for its products. Customer requirements can be optimally catered for so that individual designs can be implemented even for small quantities.

More quality, more safety!

Numerous umbrellas have been tested by TÜV Rheinland Products GmbH for various quality characteristics. The certified FARE® umbrellas meet the requirements according to TÜV Rheinland Standard 2 PfG 1048/11.06, making FARE® the supplier with the widest range of TÜV-certified umbrellas.

Karlowsky® (Karlowsky Fashion GmbH)

High-quality and individual workwear - that's what the premium brand Karlowsky Fashion stands for. With over 130 years of experience, the traditional Magdeburg company sets trends in the world of workwear. Since 2008, the high-quality and innovative workwear has also been represented in the promotional products market. A special coup for the company: a contract with the "skirt chef" Stefan Marquard.

mbw Vertriebsgesellschaft mbH

In the promotional goods industry, mbw is considered to be the specialist for reflectors and plush as promotional items. With over 40 years of experience in the industry, the family company mbw stands as a renowned supplier of promotional items. Everyone has heard of the rubber duck and "Squeezies" - especially "Mr. Bert". mbw relies solely on high-quality promotional items combined with a great level of service.

SND PorzellanManufaktur GmbH

As a sister company of HALFAR®, FARE®, mbw, Daiber® and Karlowsky®, SND decorates high-quality porcelain with customer logos, photos or motifs using the most wide-ranging printing methods. The cups, bowls, plates, crockery and porcelain items can be decorated with a wide range of decoration techniques in line with customer requirements. SND utilises the innovative gravure printing technique for porcelain items as well as other methods. Worth mentioning: Many porcelain bowls are made in Germany.