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  • AWARD WINNING KIDS CLOTHING BRAND LANCHES SUSTANIBLE, ECO FRIENDLY RANGE

    By SGB outdoor on 17/01/2020
    Kidunk, a brand that has quickly earned a reputation for producing long-lasting, tough clothing with their ‘buy once’ philosophy is now launching their first sustainably sourced, eco-friendly collection at the Playtime Paris trade show this January. Working with fibre manufacturer Unifi®, a leading global textile solutions company, Kidunk have developed their latest collection using Unifi’s® Repreve® fibre. Repreve® is a […]
  • Fjallraven announces new partnership programme with the Highland Wildlife Park

    By SGB outdoor on 10/01/2020
    Fjallraven is delighted to announce it has entered into an exciting new partnership with the Royal Zoological Society of Scotland’s Highland Wildlife Park. Located near Aviemore in the Cairngorms National Park in Scotland, the Highland Wildlife Park is home to over 200 animals that are both native to Scotland and from the world’s mountain and tundra regions, including Fjallraven’s namesake, […]
  • HOKA ONE ONE Announces New Capsule Collection with Opening Ceremony

    By SGB outdoor on 10/01/2020
    The premium footwear producer teams up with the global fashion brand and retailer to offer a new lifestyle take on classic HOKA silhouettes HOKA ONE ONE®, a division of Deckers Brands (NYSE: DECK) announces a new collaboration with a fashion brand and retailer Opening Ceremony. The new capsule collection will feature three re-releases of classic HOKA product with designs inspired by Opening Ceremony and […]
  • 1000 Mile Socks Wins Award for New Trail Twin Pack

    By SGB outdoor on 10/01/2020
      Just a few months after its launch, the 1000 Mile Trail Sock is Winner in the Women’s Running Awards 2019.  Test panel comments included ‘great, comfortable, padded sock… and reasonably priced for socks that do such a good job’. Says Jack Galaun, owner of 1000 Mile Sportswear, ‘we’ve worked hard to produce a lower price point sock which still […]
  • Helinox continues investment in Europe to sustain impressive growth

    By SGB outdoor on 10/01/2020
    Helinox has revealed that it has met its ambitious growth targets in Europe during 2019, achieved on the back of strong investment in marketing and a focused sales strategy. The brand has also confirmed plans to build on this success during 2020, supported by the recent appointment of an experienced marketing consultant to drive activity in Europe, and a dedicated […]
  • Polartec launches lightweight Power Air in Houdini’s Mono Air Houdi: A sustainable, recyclable and 73% recycled PCR lightweight fabric

    By SGB outdoor on 10/01/2020
    Last year Polartec Eco-Engineering set a goal for sustainable textiles that included the creation of the world’s first fully recycled and biodegradable fleece, other knits, insulation fills and breathable waterproof fabrics. In a step closer to their ultimate goal Polartec will launch lightweight Power Air at this year’s Winter ISPO.   Polartec, the premium provider of innovative and sustainable textile […]
  • Survey reveals boom in dog sports across Europe

    By SGB outdoor on 10/01/2020
    The growth in the outdoor adventure sector coupled with a desire to spend more time with our pets is stimulating a boom in dog sports across Europe. As the exclusive European distributor of dog brand Ruffwear, Accapi Group started to dig deeper into the trend. Accapi Group’s Director of Marketing Sam Collier said, “Ruffwear customers love to get outdoors with […]
  • Outdoor Retailer Countryside Ski & Climb Switches to STORM’s Easily-Recyclable Aluminium Range to Reduce Single Use Plastics in Store

    By SGB outdoor on 10/01/2020
    “We have tested Storm’s products ourselves and we believe these products are best in class compared to other options on the market”  Leading outdoor clothing and equipment retailer Countryside Ski & Climb has introduced STORM‘s new easily-recyclable and eco-friendly aluminium bottle product range in-store with the aim of reducing the amount of single-use plastics sold in store. The retailer is […]
  • AIR AMBULANCE CHARITY ENLISTS BERGHAUS TO EQUIP CREWS

    By SGB outdoor on 13/12/2019
    Medical charity the Great North Air Ambulance Service (GNAAS) has enlisted the support of Berghaus this winter. The Sunderland based brand has donated thousands of pounds worth of clothing and equipment for GNAAS staff to use during callouts across the North East and Cumbria. The kit that has been supplied by Berghaus includes waterproof and insulated jackets from the more […]
  • MYSTERY RANCH Releases “THE PROCESS”

    By SGB outdoor on 13/12/2019
    A Parallel Passions film focused on Ice Climbing & Pack Development MYSTERY RANCH, the industry-leading pack company built on a heritage of comfortable load carriage, function and durability for people who have a mission to accomplish, released today a new film in the brand’s “Parallel Passions” series, “THE PROCESS.” The film, which premiered last night before an audience at the Bozeman […]