Polartec has been using the Alpha synthetic fill for years now but this winter it will be all about the Direct, a variant of the Alpha that doesn’t need a face or liner fabric.
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In a press release published yesterday, VF Corporation announced they have reached a definitive purchase agreement with Icebreaker, to be completed in early 2018.
Mammut’s Eiger Extreme is their top-of-the-line collection. Every piece is created with performance in mind with a clear target: alpine mountain sports. This Fall/Winter it has been completely redesigned, working closely with the Mammut Pro team…
Hot on its recent rebranding, Sprayway is adding two new pieces for cold weather. The Aldan and Nuna vests, for men and women respectively, feature great specs at affordable prices.
Clementine, Pomegranate, Woodsman, Aubergine, Cerulean, Melon Ball and Olive. Those are the new colours Nalgene is going to launch this Autumn.
Eddie Bauer announced in a press release today the introduction of the new EverTherm Down jacket, first featuring the THINDOWN technology.
The new Carbon TrailSticks from Komperdell is a z-type pole for fast paces activities like trail-running and trekking.
Some big news for Black Diamond coming next Spring with a new product category as well as some new or improved items. Even a headlamp for kids with full rainbow colours.
Another hammock on Kickstarter? Yes, but hey, when you setup a new gear company you’ve got to start somewhere. The guys at RADD are making an affordable made-in-the-US hammock for recreational use, check it out.
POC is an innovative manufacturer of ski and cycling protections whose mission is to save lives and reduce accident gravity. They’ve just come up with an interesting new tech for their helmet range. It’s called…
The guys at Alpkit have been busy adding some new kit to their collection. No less than four new jackets are available this winter, 1 technical shell and 3 warm layers.
Peak to Plateau is launching on Kickstarter its Yak Wool baselayers. The young New Zealand-based company blends the wool with Tencel to create an outdoor-focused product line.