Archive for September, 2019

  • COTSWOLD OUTDOOR TO PROUDLY SUPPORT BBC CHILDREN IN NEED

    By SGB outdoor on 27/09/2019
    Cotswold Outdoor is proud to support the Countryfile Ramble for BBC Children in Need, inspiring customers to get outside and walk together to change young lives. Cotswold Outdoor is also supplying the official Countryfile Ramble Bobble Hat and Buff for this year’s appeal. The hats will be sold at £10.00 in-store and online at Cotswold Outdoor. £4.10 from the price […]
  • Outdoor women’s brand raises £350k in angel funding

    By SGB outdoor on 27/09/2019
    A fast-growing clothing brand with a mission to become the ‘Levi’s of the women’s outdoor-wear market’ has raised £350,000 in a funding round led by Dow Schofield Watts Angels (DSW Angels), the business angel network. ACAI Activewear was started by husband and wife team Joe and Kasia Bromley with a sewing machine on their kitchen table. The funding will allow […]
  • Climate crisis comment from Nick Brown

    By SGB outdoor on 27/09/2019
    Nikwax, Páramo and Nick Brown, have spent 42 years working towards combating climate issues. This has included commentary, philanthropy and driving tangible change within the outdoor industry, and within our brands. “It was fantastic to see so many people take to the streets for #ClimateStrike. Human industrial activity emits huge amounts of CO2, contributing to climate change and long-term environmental damage. […]
  • Tilley, TW2H, HARRIS TWEED CLASSIC WINTER HAT, NEW FOR AW19

    By SGB outdoor on 27/09/2019
     Tilley is recognised worldwide for its iconic and classic hat designs which not only look good but also perform to the highest of standards and winter 2019 is no exception.  Tilley’s Classic Harris Tweed Winter hat is made of beautiful warm authentic Harris Tweed and comes with the Tilley’ lifetime’ guarantee.  Made from 100% Wool, which is naturally warming and […]
  • Pertex announces ambitious sustainability targets at Performance Days

    By SGB outdoor on 27/09/2019
    At this year’s Performance Days, ingredient brand Pertexâ will be announcing its sustainability aims and targets following the completion of the brand’s first Sustainability Report. The report highlights the brand’s commitment to continue to minimise its environmental impact through responsible product and business practice. In a nutshell, Pertex aims to do the following: Reduce demand for virgin raw materials by replacing […]
  • UK Snowsport looks forward to winter – Slide tradeshow 90% sold

    By SGB outdoor on 27/09/2019
    Slide, the annual snowsport tradeshow, takes place from 21-23 January in Telford and is run by SIGB (Snowsport Industries of Great Britain).  With just under 4 months to go until Slide opens its doors, the show is already over 90% booked and more than 70 exhibitors have signed up to date.  There’s room for more, but suppliers who are considering […]
  • Dare unveil BLACK LABEL & MEN’S SKI collection

    By SGB outdoor on 27/09/2019
    Specialist multi-sportswear brand Dare 2b has unveiled their first-ever Black Label collection alongside their Men’s Ski for AW19. Focused on technical ski and sleek monochrome aesthetic, this is comprised of 5 slimmer ski sport fit styles, ensuring a full 360 stretch.  The Black Label range incorporates two of the brands latest technologies and holds some of the brand’s most high-grade […]
  • KASK CAIPI OFF-ROAD HELMET NOW AVAILABLE

    By SGB outdoor on 20/09/2019
    Caipi, suitable for all kinds off-road riding, is now available to buy from KASK stockists KASK is pleased to announce that the new Caipi helmet, designed for all-round off-road riding, is available from today from KASK stockists in Europe and America. Caipi joins the Rex and Mojito X Peak models in the Italian helmet brand’s off-road lineup, offering mountain bikers and […]
  • LIQUID NANO LAUNCHES CØ FABRIC PROTECTION TREATMENT AND WINS EUROBIKE AWARD

    By SGB outdoor on 20/09/2019
    DiOX is a certified CØ Durable Water Repellent (DWR) coating developed by LiquidNano, a global leader in liquid glass (Si02) nano-technology. The team behind the product have recently won Eurobke Start-Up of the Year and are now testing with major sportswear and outdoor brands. DiOX is applied to the fabric at pre-pattern-cut dye stage in an aqueous solution and rapidly […]
  • BERGHAUS HELPS OUTWARD BOUND TRUST INSTRUCTORS TAKE THE LOAD

    By SGB outdoor on 20/09/2019
    Berghaus is providing leading educational charity, The Outward Bound Trust, with some new rucksacks to help its instructors as they introduce young people to outdoor activities. The brand has been a long-time partner of the trust and every year provides vital financial support and discounted kit to the organisation. This year, in addition to regular donations, Berghaus has sent 40 […]