By SGB outdoor on 23/06/2017
    Fending off fierce competition from a field of some 330 entries, KEEN footwear are delighted to add to their ever growing trophy cabinet, after being awarded a highly coveted Industry award for their new EVOFIT ONE sandal, at the 2017 OutDoor Trade Fair in Friedrichshafen. The OutDoor Industry Award is one of the leading international design awards for companies in […]

    By SGB outdoor on 19/05/2017
    UNEEK EXO  Inspired by the desire to challenge conventional construction and long-standing production techniques, the launch of KEEN’s visually disruptive UNEEK sandal in 2014 took the footwear industry by storm. Built around the sophisticated simplicity of two cords and a sole, this vagabond swiftly became coveted, adopted and loved by fans across the globe, who were drawn to its distinctive […]

    By SGB outdoor on 11/05/2017
    Sealskinz, the British Endurance Accessories manufacturer, have strengthened their position as market leader by winning a significant four year contract with Leidos Supply Ltd supplying the Ministry of Defence and UK Armed Forces.  As official waterproof sock supplier, Sealskinz will provide its thin, knee length waterproof socks for use in training and operations across the world.  The first production is […]
  • Altberg launches its first shoes

    By SGB outdoor on 25/04/2017
    After 27 years in the boot-making business, specialist British boot-maker Altberg is launching its first shoe designs with a collection of four models. There are two shoes under the Jorvik name, and two under Pathfinder. Designed to perform equally well on the hill or the street, the Jorvik shoes have deceptively stylish looks until you delve under the surface and […]
  • KEEN Presents New, Lightweight and Closed-Heel UNEEK

    By SGB outdoor on 06/01/2016
    Building off its game-changing UNEEK sandal, KEEN, Inc., introduces innovation and evolution to the collection with the new UNEEK O2 for summer 2016. The versatile, lightweight, and closed-heel UNEEK O2 brings diversity to the UNEEK collection line-up. With an open construction, the UNEEK O2 is infused with KEEN’s DNA of durability and comfort, and offers versatility for tackling any adventure. UNEEK […]
  • Vibram FiveFingers launch a brand new model

    By SGB outdoor on 23/11/2015
    There is a winter-flavored new entry in the Vibram FiveFingers world: the renowned five-toes shoe gets a contemporary lifestyle twist with the new model Vibram FiveFingers CVT Wool, a pair of shoes designed for those who want to experience a barefoot sensation also in their spare time not giving up on protection. This brand new shoe by Vibram enters now […]
  • Superfeet Launches ‘SuperFIT’ Retailer Training Course

    By SGB outdoor on 11/11/2015
    Superfeet has launched its new bespoke retailer footwear fitting course; SuperFIT. The new training course replaces Superfeet’s previous training programs, and with courses tailored to key markets including ski & snowboard, run, hike and bike, the new program is suitable for a large variety of retailers operating in the outdoor, sports and leisure markets. SuperFIT offers hands on and practical offsite training […]
  • Reef target Outdoor industry with new product

    By SGB outdoor on 10/11/2015
    Reef are set to target the outdoor industry with new styles geared specifically for the outdoors while also leveraging it’s reputation as the surf, travel and adventure brand. Spring ‘16 brings in a mix of Reef’s heritage woven patterns with Swellular Technology, combining function and fashion for the traveling surfer, festival enthusiast, and all-around adventurer. The most notable upgrade for […]
  • Introducing Vibram’s New LIFESTYLE collection FW2016.17

    By SGB outdoor on 21/09/2015
    Vibram’s international reputation in the outdoor sector, was built in the 1930s, when Vitale Bramani invented the rubber sole that has revolutionized alpinism. Over the following decades, Vibram has strengthened its leadership developing a range of high-performance products suitable for sports activities, as well as high-quality materials in the repair sector used by cobblers. Thanks to its know-how, Vibram has […]
  • KEEN extends shoe range in Europe

    By SGB outdoor on 16/09/2015
    Establishing production sites in main markets has enabled  KEEN to produce high-quality shoes, manufacture top-of-the-line models closer to the consumers and also reduce the environmental impact of current production processes. Four years ago, KEEN opened its own factory at its headquarters in Portland, Oregon. In early 2015 the US brand partnered with an experienced production partner in Montebelluna, Italy, to […]