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  • Casio to Release G-SHOCK MUDMASTER with Carbon Core Guard Structure

    By SGB outdoor on 26/07/2019
    New Constructure using carbon materials Delivers Toughness; Equipped with Triple Sensor and Accelerometerfor Land Missions in Harsh Environments. Casio Computer Co., Ltd., announced today the latest addition to the MUDMASTER series of G-SHOCK brand shock-resistant watches. The MUDMASTER series is designed for harsh land environments, and the new GG-B100 features an all-new Carbon Core Guard structure that employs carbon-fibre reinforced […]
  • OTS 2020 DATES ANNOUNCED

    By SGB outdoor on 26/07/2019
    Following the success of the 2019 event, the organisers of the Outdoor Trade Show (OTS)are pleased to announce that the 2020 show will take place from Tuesday 7th July to Thursday 9th July.  The show will follow the week after OutDoor by ISPO (28th June – 1st July 2020). OTS will be hosted, once again, at EventCity, Manchester, before you […]
  • NEW SHERPA 100AC POWER PACK INCLUDES INTEGRATED AC CONVERTER & WIRELESS CHARGING

    By SGB outdoor on 18/07/2019
    Goal Zero, the leader in portable power, announce the availability of its all-new Sherpa 100AC power bank, a compact power solution for the on-the-go consumer. The Sherpa 100AC Power Pack is a portable laptop charger, USB-C power bank, and wireless charger wrapped into one device.  The device’s sleek redesign features a tough, extruded aluminium body and durable adventure cables. The […]
  • Four corners – new name

    By SGB outdoor on 18/07/2019
    We are pleased to announce that the UK distribution business formerly known as Man O Leisure Limited, is now Four Corners UK Distribution Limited. Four Corners UK, will not only have a new look and feel but will be adopting a new mission to bring the best outdoor gear from around the world into the UK market. Jon Whitfield, Managing […]
  • ROBENS SERAC 900 SLEEPING BAG ACHIEVES OUTSTANDING OUTDOOR LABEL

    By SGB outdoor on 18/07/2019
      Premier trade show OutDoor by ISPO has announced that Scandinavian technical outdoor equipment manufacturer, Robens, has won the new Outstanding Outdoor label for its Serac 900 sleeping bag. The Serac 900 was just one of 203 nominations in 28 categories and was recognised in the All-round sleeping bag section.  Like all new Serac models, the Serac 900 (pictured below) […]
  • OTS 2019 IS A RESOUNDING SUCCESS – VISITOR ATTENDANCE UP BY 4%

    By SGB outdoor on 18/07/2019
    Now in its 14th year, OTS attracted 990 unique visitors over the three-day period.  When comparing the attendance from 2018, this has seen an increase of 4% overall for unique visitors, which added to last year’s 7.5% increase shows an increase of 12% since the show moved to EventCity and reaffirms the decision to move to Manchester. The key highlight […]
  • SCANDINAVIAN OUTDOOR AWARD to… NORDISK

    By SGB outdoor on 12/07/2019
    After 48 hours of dedicated outdoor testing and lively discussions in a remote mountain area of Austria, the international jury of outdoor journalists and retailers have come up with the winners of Scandinavian Outdoor Award for next year’s spring/summer season. The jury was very impressed by an innovative tent construction from the most recent member of Scandinavian Outdoor Group (SOG), […]
  • FINALISTS ANNOUNCED FOR THE 2020 AWARDS

    By SGB outdoor on 12/07/2019
      The finalists for the 2020 UK Outdoor Industry Awards were announced on Wednesday 10th July in a presentation at the Outdoor Trade Show (OTS). All 120 products entered are currently on display at OTS 2019, the UK’s only outdoor trade exhibition, giving the trade an opportunity to see their favourite outdoor products which are brand new to the outdoor […]
  • Isbjörn takes the train to reduce environmental drain

    By SGB outdoor on 12/07/2019
    Sustainable children’s outdoor clothing and accessories brand Isbjörn of Sweden continues its Green Promise to protect the planet, as it switches its freight from sea and occasionally air, to train from Autumn/Winter 2019 season. As part of the company’s Green @Heart heritage, which has meant always striving to be the most sustainable in all parts of its business, Isbjörn will […]
  • Ellis Brigham Launches 2nd Life campaign

    By SGB outdoor on 12/07/2019
    Ellis Brigham is working with two homeless charities to recycle outdoor gear and give it a second life. There are three in-store drops off points plus free collection via their customer services department. Says Mark Brigham, marketing director of Ellis Brigham, ‘our 2nd Life initiative aims to protect homeless people from the elements by providing them with good quality, redundant […]