Kappa is an Italian company operating in the sportswear sector. The owner of the trademark is the BasicNet Turin, whose president is Marco Boglione.

The Kappa brand was created in 1978, when Boglione, a young sales and marketing director of Maglificio Calzificio Torinese, convinced Maurizio Vitale, the CEO of the company, to set up a sports division of Robe di Kappa, a well-established brand.