RAMP Sports Announces Upcycle Contest

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RAMP Sports has launched it Project Upcycle, a contest to discover the most innovative approach to upcycling scrap from the RAMP factory’s ski and snowboard production, with $4,000 in skis, snowboards, and longboards from RAMP Sports up for grabs. With continual growth comes continual scrap material. RAMP has collected over 2,000 4-foot strips of byproduct […]

Grassroots Adds The Toggery A Retail Member


Buying Group Grassroots Outdoor Alliance announced that The Toggery has joined the organization as a retail member. The Toggery is a locally owned specialty outdoor store with two locations in Whitefish and Kalispell, Mont. The business’s origin dates back to 1947, when Frank and Jessie Stephens opened the business as a men’s clothing store called […]

Petzl America to Open Technical Institute Facility

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Petzl America announces the opening of the Petzl Technical Institute at its new headquarters in Salt Lake City, Utah. With a focus on connecting members of the different vertical communities, the Petzl Technical Institute aims to advance the standard of safety through training for those who work and play in the vertical world, says the […]

AATCC to Hold Moisture Management Symposium

The American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists, in conjunction with North Carolina State University’s College of Textiles and T-PACC (Textile Protection and Comfort Center), is conducting a symposium titled, “Moisture Management: Enhancing Product Performance from Absorbency to Repellency.” This program will be held October 8-9 at the College of Textiles at NC State University […]

Cabela’s and Icebreaker Announce Co-Branded Apparel

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Cabela’s has teamed up with Icebreaker, the New Zealand merino wool apparel company, to create a co-branded apparel line for men and women  to be sold exclusively in Cabela’s U.S. retail stores and online at www.cabelas.com this fall. The Cabela’s + Icebreaker collection consists of base-, first- and mid-layers and accessories for men and women […]