A new industry agreement for the prevention of microplastic release from synthetic textiles washing has been launched and is endorsed by the European Commission. The European Textile and…
The European Outdoor Group (EOG) have voted to hold the OutDoor Show in Munich from 2019. The forthcoming 25th edition, taking place on 17th to 20th June, will be the final one held in Friedrichshafen.
Since the news was announced yesterday afternoon, the EOG has released the following statement:
“The EOG began the Vision 2020 project over two and half years ago and as part of the process, commissioned the biggest piece of research on the subject ever done in the European outdoor sector. Through that, the association compiled information from hundreds of retailers, brands and suppliers, and from every country in Europe and many others around the world. In total, the Vision 2020 team completed over 90 hours of face to face interviews with stakeholders. Through this work, economically speaking, the EOG surveyed around 90% of the market and simply put, that stands for something. Read More
The winners of the Slide Awards 2018 have been announced, with the Salomon S/Lab Shift Hybrid Binding taking top honours in the Hardware section, Patagonia winning the Software category with their Micro Puff Hoody Jacket and the Bollé Nevada Goggle – Phantom + Technology, winning the Accessories category.
The winner of the new Fresh Brand category is Nikwax’s BaseFresh® – a deodorising conditioner for technical underwear. Read More