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  • Viva Espana for Craghoppers and Moonfleet

    By SGB outdoor on 15/09/2017
    Craghoppers is delighted to be working with Moonfeet, leading Spanish distributors, to launch the brand into Spain. Moonfleet has an impressive portfolio of brands, currently working with Abk Climbing, Eagle Creek, Gloryfy, Nordisk, Yeti, 4Fun Sports and HanWag. Based in Barcelona and with over 20 years experience in sports distribution, Moonfleet chooses to work with brands that illustrate a commitment […]

    By SGB outdoor on 15/09/2017
    Haglöfs AB, a subsidiary of ASICS, today announces the appointment of Carsten Unbehaun as the company’s new CEO, effective as of January 1, 2018. Carsten Unbehaun will succeed Peter Fabrin. After more than three years as CEO of Haglöfs AB, Peter Fabrin has decided to pursue new career opportunities in his home country of Denmark, alongside his family. He will […]
  • Teva Arrowood new range starts on the right foot!

    By SGB outdoor on 08/09/2017
    Teva Arrowood Utility Mid £150 A rugged outdoor boot with street-approved style, the innovative Arrowood Utility Mid keeps you comfortable when adventure is all in a days work. Featuring waterproof-leather upper seals to keep out the elements and ensure your feet stay dry, and dual colour breathable mesh lining that is cool wearing and comfortable. The outsole is vibram folded […]
  • Royal Robbins new range for Winter Adventuring.

    By SGB outdoor on 08/09/2017
    Royal Robbins Astoria Waterproof Jacket £140  Full waterproof and highly breathable fabric featuring state of the art, eco-friendly DWR technology. Subtle herringbone pattern gives a lifestyle look to this highly technical product. The pocket system features 2 zippered hand pockets, 1 exterior zippered chest pocket, and 1 interior secured cell phone pocket. Royal Robbins Range Pant £85  The range pant is blue sign approved […]
  • Country Innovation gives Bridgedale a home at RSPB

    By SGB outdoor on 08/09/2017
    Outdoor retailer Country Innovation has drawn on its relationship with the RSPB and bird watching community, to secure a deal to get Bridgedale’s best-selling WoolFusion® Trekker sock sold in 14 RSPB stores across the UK. Country Innovation will handle distribution on behalf of Bridgedale for the RSPB stores, having sold Trekker in its Congresbury store for many years.  Founder Maria […]
  • Lyon Equipment to distribute Steripen

    By SGB outdoor on 08/09/2017
    Lyon Equipment has confirmed that, due to the Katadyn Group acquisition of Steripen, it will take up the future UK distribution of Steripen branded products. Katadyn Group acquired the assets of Steripen, and its makers Hydrophoton, on 31 July 2017. Katadyn Group already owns many well-known brands including Katadyn, Optimus and Trek’n Eat. Roger Walch, Head of Sales at Katadyn […]
  • PrimaLoft updates industry benchmark insulation to include 55% recycled content

    By SGB outdoor on 08/09/2017
    PrimaLoft, Inc. (, the world leader in providing comfort solutions with high-performance insulations, fabrics and yarns, has updated its existing industry benchmark, PrimaLoft® Gold Insulation, to include 55% post-consumer recycled content.  The update is a continuation of the PrimaLoft brand’s commitment to providing sustainable, high performance products.  The company has a five-year sustainability goal to have at least 90% of […]

    By SGB outdoor on 08/09/2017
    The Altra Timp fills a gap in the brand’s trail line. With a stack height of 29mm, it’s for those who want a little less cushion than Altra’s Olympus (36mm), but more than the Lone Peak (25mm). Like all Altra trail shoes, the Timp is named for a Wasatch mountain peak where the Altra team runs for inspiration. It’s the […]
  • Introducing the BMC’s new recommended retail partners: Cotswold Outdoor and Snow+Rock

    By SGB outdoor on 01/09/2017
    British climbers and hill walkers will soon benefit from an exclusive range of benefits, thanks to an exciting new partnership between the British Mountaineering Council (BMC) and leading outdoor retailers Cotswold Outdoor and Snow+Rock. This September, Cotswold Outdoor and Snow+Rock will become the BMC’s recommended retail partner, supporting the BMC’s vital access, conservation, safety and youth work on behalf of […]
  • The Sweet Smell of Sleep

    By SGB outdoor on 25/08/2017
    Odour control technology company, Polygiene, has partnered with leading outdoor brand, Rab, to launch the first technical sleeping bag featuring Polygiene’s anti-microbial fabric treatment. The Rab Neutrino is a minimalist, down-filled sleeping bag designed for mountaineering, backpacking and multi-day adventures where the warmth-to-weight ratio is of prime concern. Polygiene’s silver salt treatment of the interior lining means it won’t need […]