Archive for 2019

  • New Montane BMC Terra and Terra Ridge Pants Limited Edition 2019

    By SGB outdoor on 12/04/2019
    Production of BMC themed Terra and Terra Ridge pants are released to celebrate Montane as the Recommended Clothing and Pack Partner of the British Mountaineering Council (BMC) – and to commemorate their excellent work in encouraging the nation into our beautiful outdoor spaces. These new limited edition men’s and women’s BMC Terra Pants combine the versatility and award-winning performance of […]
  • Jack Wolfskin & The National Trust Announce New Long-Term Collaboration

    By SGB outdoor on 12/04/2019
    At the beginning of this week, JACK WOLFSKIN and National Trust announce a new long-term collaboration and the launch of an eco-friendly range of outdoor clothing. Inspired by a shared love for enjoying, and caring for the great outdoors, the JACK WOLFSKIN x National Trust collection includes five men’s and four women’s pieces. (See attached press release) The JACK WOLFSKIN x National Trust […]
  • OIA Conference & AGM 2019 Round-Up

    By SGB outdoor on 23/03/2019
    Over 160 delegates from all aspects of the outdoor industry gathered together at this year’s OIA Conference and AGM at Shrigley Hall, Cheshire.  It was another successful year which saw a fantastic range of keynote presentations and inspirational talks from the likes of Daniel Raven-Ellison (London City Park), Liz McMahon (Madison Muir Group) and explorer Ben Saunders.  The interactive breakout […]
  • New quality seal for outdoor products

    By SGB outdoor on 15/03/2019
    The ISPO Award has become a highly respected quality seal for the sporting goods industry. It helps specialist retailers put together their product ranges and customers make their buying decisions. In connection with OutDoor by ISPO, the coveted award is being adapted specifically for the outdoor industry and its needs. The nomination period for the first ISPO Award OutDoor Edition […]
  • Winners announced at the OIA Conference & AGM Dinner

    By SGB outdoor on 15/03/2019
    Following the public voting, which opened in February, the winners of the 2019 UK Outdoor Industry Awards were announced last night at the Outdoor Industries Association’s (OIA) annual conference and AGM. This year’s awards saw 90 products being entered for the 10 different categories. The 90 products entered were on display to 950 trade visitors in July 2018 at the […]

    By SGB outdoor on 15/03/2019
    It takes enduring fit, feel and performance to remain a best-selling collection for over an entire decade. Now, Oboz has re-imagined the all-around favourite all-terrain hiker with new features designed specifically for today’s outdoor adventures – ensuring unbeatable comfort and performance mile after mile. The Sawtooth II brings another level of streamlined functionality to the trail with breathable mesh panelling, […]

    By SGB outdoor on 15/03/2019
    Polygiene has fast become the leading brand in preventing odour-causing bacteria from sweat.  In just over ten years, the Swedish company has reached a recognition at almost one in five* people for it’s ingenious ‘Stays Fresh’ branded solution.   Odor Crunch is Polygiene’s answer to the problem of our clothes picking up external, everyday odours – smells like cooking fumes, cigarette […]
  • Oberalp Group news

    By SGB outdoor on 15/03/2019
    Bolzano-based Oberalp Group, which includes brands Salewa, Dynafit, Wild Country and Pomoca, has announced the appointment of Andrea Carraro as General Manager for Footwear and Technical Equipment. Andrea joins the company from Fischer, where he was General Manager Footwear, and prior to this at Carrera and Smith. He will now take on the task of expanding the market position for […]

    By SGB outdoor on 15/03/2019
    Fusion of multiple PrimaLoft technologies create next-level comfort and performance PrimaLoft, Inc. once again proves its role as a global leader in advanced material technology, with the introduction of the PrimaLoftCross Core Series. This new product platform combines existing PrimaLoft materials with revolutionary new technologies to provide superior product performance. The initial products are fused with Aerogel, which has long […]
  • Aquapac’s Tim Turnbull set to retire

    By SGB outdoor on 15/03/2019
    Aquapac’s Chief Executive, Tim Turnbull, is to retire after 22 years. In his place, Special Accounts Director, Mike Malavasi and Sales Director, John Kelly will be taking over and Mike’s son, Gianluca will assume responsibility for Tim’s marketing role. Tim began working at Aquapac in 1997, becoming Chief Executive in 1999.  He is now looking forward to a long and healthy […]