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    Merrell nominated for the 2015 National Adventure Awards

    Wednesday, November 19, 2014

    Merrell, along with their brand ambassadors, Dr Andrew Murray and Lowri Morgan, have this week had the honour of being nominated for the 2015 National Adventure Awards. The nominees have been narrowed down to a small shortlist of contestants in 10 categories: adventurer of the year, team of the year, media, inspiring others, leadership, service [...]

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    Berghaus appoints corporate sustainability officer

    Monday, November 10, 2014

    Berghaus has increased its focus on social responsibility and sustainability issues with a new appointment.  Elaine Gardiner has joined the company in the role of corporate sustainability officer and will help the company to deliver its programme of action on product sustainability, reducing the environmental impact of business activities and ensuring ongoing ethical trading with [...]

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    Karrimor announces Helen Skelton as new brand ambassador

    Monday, November 3, 2014

    Karrimor, the running and adventure outdoor brand, has announced presenter and adventurer Helen Skelton as its new brand ambassador as part of a three-year partnership. Skelton will endorse Karrimor’s running and outdoor products, including apparel, footwear, accessories, equipment and the recently launched Karrimor Elite running app. As part of her role as brand ambassador, Helen [...]

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    Peak Development has announced a new range from OverBoard

    Wednesday, October 29, 2014

    Distributer Peak Development has announced a new range of 100% Water Proof Pro-Sports backpacks and duffel bags from OverBoard, the leading designer and manufacturer of water sports, travel and outdoor gear. All products within the Pro-Sports line-up are crafted using a durable heavy-duty PVC tarpaulin and feature a 100% waterproof roll top design and welded [...]

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    UK to Host 2015 European Outdoor Summit

    Thursday, October 16, 2014

    The Outdoor Industries Association (OIA) is pleased to announce that it has been awarded the contract from The European Outdoor Group (EOG) to host the European Outdoor Summit (EOS) conference in the UK in 2015.  Following the successful bid to host the event, the OIA has selected the City of Sheffield in Yorkshire as the [...]

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Nov
19

Merrell nominated for the 2015 National Adventure Awards

Merrell, along with their brand ambassadors, Dr Andrew Murray and Lowri Morgan, have this week had the honour of being nominated for the 2015 National Adventure Awards. The nominees have been narrowed down to a small shortlist of contestants in 10 categories: adventurer of the year, team of the year, media, inspiring others, leadership, service [...]

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Nov
10

Berghaus appoints corporate sustainability officer

Berghaus has increased its focus on social responsibility and sustainability issues with a new appointment.  Elaine Gardiner has joined the company in the role of corporate sustainability officer and will help the company to deliver its programme of action on product sustainability, reducing the environmental impact of business activities and ensuring ongoing ethical trading with [...]

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Nov
3

Karrimor announces Helen Skelton as new brand ambassador

Karrimor, the running and adventure outdoor brand, has announced presenter and adventurer Helen Skelton as its new brand ambassador as part of a three-year partnership. Skelton will endorse Karrimor’s running and outdoor products, including apparel, footwear, accessories, equipment and the recently launched Karrimor Elite running app. As part of her role as brand ambassador, Helen [...]

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Oct
29

Peak Development has announced a new range from OverBoard

Distributer Peak Development has announced a new range of 100% Water Proof Pro-Sports backpacks and duffel bags from OverBoard, the leading designer and manufacturer of water sports, travel and outdoor gear. All products within the Pro-Sports line-up are crafted using a durable heavy-duty PVC tarpaulin and feature a 100% waterproof roll top design and welded [...]

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Oct
16

UK to Host 2015 European Outdoor Summit

The Outdoor Industries Association (OIA) is pleased to announce that it has been awarded the contract from The European Outdoor Group (EOG) to host the European Outdoor Summit (EOS) conference in the UK in 2015.  Following the successful bid to host the event, the OIA has selected the City of Sheffield in Yorkshire as the [...]

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Oct
14

National Geographic Selects Craghoppers as Official Apparel Partner

National Geographic has selected Craghoppers adventure travel apparel as an exclusive licensed apparel partner for North America, providing National Geographic-branded apparel for the United States, Canada, and Mexico at stand-alone retail and online stores. Lindsey Hayes, CEO of Craghoppers North America, said: “We are thrilled to partner with such a storied and revered organization as [...]

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Oct
14

Black Diamond intensifies their trade marketing in Europe

With targeted sales training, an optimised POP programme and close partnerships with leading European outdoor retailers, Black Diamond will be increasing their engagement in retail marketing. Stephan Hagenbusch, Marketing Director for Black Diamond Europe, said: “The retailers are our most important partners for the distribution of our products and the presentation of our brand. We [...]

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Oct
10

Gregory Under the Samsonite Umbrella

By acquiring U.S. backpack manufacturer Gregory Mountain Products in July, Samsonite, the world’s leading luggage brand, has stepped into the outdoor business. For 38 years Gregory Mountain Products has been the longtime leader in technical backpacks, renowned above all for quality, comfort and fit. “Gregory will stick to that strategy of high quality, comfort and [...]

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