Update to spring collections are in full swing and we are seeing a lot of new products released for the outdoor segment. Mammut are updating their trail running collection with no less than height pieces.
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During ISPO last week in Munich, Nikwax introduced their improved Polar Proof treatment for fleece apparels. Debuting on the market this September, the new Polar Proof will ‘revolutionise’ the fleece market.
New in Mammut’s range of alpine boots is the Merlon GTX, a tough shoe for demanding alpine climbing and via ferrata.
Last week at OR Show, Cocona showed some of the new products they will make available to their partners for Fall/Winter 2013. Those use the company’s patented Cocona Active Particles technology made from discarded coconut…
Canadian down meets state of the art Canadian made apparels. Westcomb, gear manufacturer from Vancouver, has announced its intentions of using better down filling in the form of 900 fill-power untreated Hutterite down.
Vasque have just announced that they will be showing off a new light backpacking boot at Winter Outdoor Retailer which takes place on the 23 – 26 of this month.
The Sheffield, UK outdoor manufacturer Rab have revealed their plans for Autumn/Winter 2013 and they include hydrophobic down as well as better tracing of the down sources.
Consumer avalanche beacons have become much more accessible in recent years and now anyone serious about back-country snow adventures can safely enjoy their day carrying appropriate gear.
I’ve just come back from a Press Event here in Barcelona where Columbia showed us their new gear collection for Spring Summer 2013. The highlight of course is the new Omni-Freeze Zero.
If you have been following the latest gear trends and new releases this year you have certainly noticed some sort of evolution. Each apparel company seem to have its own top of the line hybrid…
After the Plano jacket, Mammut is pushing out a new Bluesign certified soft-shell jacket for this winter called the Plano Hoody.
Polartec announced yesterday in a press release their new Alpha synthetic insulation which should start appearing in consumer products early next year.