Product News

  • Polartec Introduces First Fabric Technology Engineered to Reduce Fibre Shedding: Polartec® Power Air™

    By SGB outdoor on 07/12/2018
    Polartec, the premium provider of innovative and sustainable textile solutions, announces Polartec® Power Air™, the first fabric technology engineered to reduce fibre shedding.  By encapsulating lofted fibres within a multilayer, continuous yarn fabric construction, this revolutionary new platform offers advanced thermal efficiency that is proven to shed five times less than other premium ‘mid-layer’ weight fabrics. Insulation that effectively regulates […]
  • GP Batteries Strong Retail Support & Top Performing Batteries Offer Retailers a Unique Proposition – Isn’t it Time to Change Your Battery Supplier?

    By SGB outdoor on 23/11/2018
    Global battery brand has seen value sales increase by over 70% in the UK* in the last year World-leading supplier of primary and rechargeable batteries GP Batteries is calling on retailers to reconsider their existing preferred battery brand and switch to GP in order to profit from the valuable support and benefits the company offers its retail partners. One of […]
  • Urban Apparel With A Technical Edge

    By SGB outdoor on 23/11/2018
    Tenson is building on its heritage with the launch of a new campaign focusing on The Wilderness Around The Corner. It is an inspirational message about finding time to breathe fresh air and realise that you don’t have to go far to find adventure. As always, the link between the outdoors as a way of living and apparel that is […]
  • PrimaLoft, Inc. Expands Its Biodegradable Technologies

    By SGB outdoor on 16/11/2018
    PrimaLoft, Inc. Expands Its Biodegradable Technologies Introduces PrimaLoft® Bio™ Performance Fabric, the First Fabric Made From 100% Recycled, Biodegradable Synthetic Fibre  PrimaLoft, Inc., a global leader in advanced material technology, has announced it will expand biodegradable* technologies with the introduction of PrimaLoft® Bio™ Performance Fabric, the first 100% recycled, biodegradable synthetic fabric. PrimaLoft® Bio™ Performance Fabric joins the recently launched […]
  • inov-8 launch new revolutionary technology.

    By SGB outdoor on 16/11/2018
    Building on the international success of their graphene shoe launch last summer, British-born running brand inov-8 are now preparing to bring the revolutionary technology to a new market. 200 x stronger than steel, graphene was infused into the rubber outsoles used by inov-8 on their launch product, the TERRAULTRA 260 G – a shoe specifically designed for runners who train and race […]
  • FEET STAY COOL WITH THE WARM WEATHER COLLECTION FROM BRIDGEDALE – NEW FOR SPRING 19

    By SGB outdoor on 02/11/2018
     Following extensive research, Bridgedale has identified a growing demand for non-wool warm weather socks. Building on this research the focus from Bridgedale for Spring 19 is the non-wool Warm Weather Hike collection.  Adding to their hugely popular Hike Lightweight Coolmax Comfort style, made by combining Coolmax with Cotton yarns, SS19 will see the introduction of new Coolmax styles, giving Bridgedale […]
  • FROM ITS MAINSTREAM TO MOUNTAIN COLLECTION OBOZ INTRODUCE THE SAPPHIRE LOW

    By SGB outdoor on 19/10/2018
     The Sapphire Low is part of the ‘Main Street to Mountains’ collection from Oboz which offers versatile styles that aim to balance a refined, fashionable look with trail-ready features. Oboz designed the collection by carefully examining the anatomical and biomechanical differences of women’s feet, ankles and legs to create a New Fit System from the ground up.  Designed with women […]
  • MONTANE® AND PRIMALOFT TO MAKE HIGH PERFORMANCE DEBUT AT KENDAL MOUNTAIN FESTIVAL

    By SGB outdoor on 05/10/2018
    Celebrating a partnership which spans more than 15 years, innovative British brand Montane®will again team up with materials science company PrimaLoft, this time for the first time at Kendal Mountain Festival, which runs from 15 to 18 November. Focus at the festival will be on PrimaLoft’s first loose-fill insulation, PrimaLoft®Insulation ThermoPlume®, which is the closest any synthetic insulation has come […]
  • HAGLÖFS SKUTA MID PROOF™ ECO | STAY DRY AND COMFORTABLE IN CHALLENGING CONDITIONS

    By SGB outdoor on 05/10/2018
    The Haglöfs Skuta Mid PROOF™ Eco (SRP £120) is a supportive and tough trekking mid-boot with a wide forefoot for extra comfort, developed in association with ASICS. It provides the wearer with a perfect grip on treacherous, slippery trails, and it’s made with our sustainable waterproof membrane, PROOF™, which is a fluorocarbon-free material and a recycled lining. With this boot, […]
  • Tenson MPC Extreme – Maximising The Lifespan Of Fabrics

    By SGB outdoor on 21/09/2018
    The 3-layer MPC Extreme Dermizax material is a top performing waterproof fabric used for Tenson’s most specialised lines, featuring a highly efficient waterproof membrane with maximum breathability. It is well known for being one of the most durable fabrics on the market. A regular Tenson MPC garment, depending on the style, fabric and MPC level, could keep its wind-and-waterproofness and […]