Archive for January, 2019

  • DAKINE LAUNCHES “FRIENDLY FOAM” SURF TRACTION

    By SGB outdoor on 25/01/2019
    Working in partnership with EcoLogic®, Dakine has developed a new technology for all EVA surf traction that accelerates biodegradation of the material. This provides a more eco-conscious approach to manufacturing and disposal when retiring the use of products. Known as “Friendly Foam”, by adding EcoOne® additives to the EVA foam, the materials will degrade only after entering biologically active landfills. […]
  • Slide Award Winners Announced

    By SGB outdoor on 25/01/2019
    The Slide tradeshow, which is organised by the Snowsport Industries of Great Britain (SIGB), is currently taking place (22-24 Jan) at the International Centre in Telford showcasing next season’s snowsport products. Exhibiting brands are eligible to enter their top products into the Slide Awards that celebrate the very best new products for the following season. There are 4 categories: hardware, […]
  • La Sportiva and WL Gore combine to equip Scottish avalanche teams

    By SGB outdoor on 25/01/2019
    Scottish Avalanche Information Service (SAIS) forecasters are staying dry and comfortable this winter, through a collaboration between La Sportiva and WL Gore. SAIS is the main source of avalanche information for people venturing onto the Scottish hills, compiling daily hazard forecasts for the most popular areas throughout the winter season, and generating over 3,000 website visits on a busy winter’s […]
  • TILLEY LAUNCH THE POLARIS HAT – WITH HIDDEN EXTRAS

    By SGB outdoor on 25/01/2019
    ThePolaris hat from Tilley is new for spring/summer 2019 and features 3XDRY® Bio PFC freefinishing technology, from Swiss fabric specialistSchoeller, that is based on renewable resources.  Mimicking the protective plant cuticle that repels morning dew and heavy rain it fends off water and dirt so effectively it literally runs of the fabric, while the interior absorbs moisture and wicks it […]
  • Record-breaking turnout for Printwear & Promotion LIVE!’s 30th anniversary spectacular

    By SGB outdoor on 25/01/2019
    Thousands of garment decoration professionals descended upon Halls 17 & 18 at the NEC, Birmingham from Sunday 20 to Tuesday 22 January to join the celebrations as Printwear & Promotion LIVE! marked 30 years in the industry with the biggest event in its history. Commenting on the landmark number of visitors, show director Tony Gardner says: “I am absolutely delighted […]
  • COLUMBIA SPORTSWEAR TO OPEN NEW EUROPEAN FLAGSHIP STORE ON CARNABY STREET

    By SGB outdoor on 25/01/2019
    Columbia Sportswear, a global innovator in active outdoor apparel, footwear, accessories and equipment, today announces that it will open its flagship European store in early 2019, located on London’s iconic Carnaby Street. The store will offer 2,465 sq. ft. (230 sq. m) of premium retail space, over two levels, showcasing the very best of Columbia’s range – from innovative, technical […]
  • Isbjörn of Sweden unveils new branding to empower and equip the adventurers of tomorrow

    By SGB outdoor on 25/01/2019
    Premium outdoor children’s clothing and accessories manufacturer, Isbjörn of Sweden, is set to reveal a new brand image at the forthcoming ISPO Show in Munich, stand A2-225, in early February 2019. Symbolising both empowerment and enjoyment for young outdoor enthusiasts, Isbjörn’s new logo features a happy Polar Bear (Isbjörn in Swedish) who encompasses freedom, unity, Nordic nature, positive energy, and […]