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    Short Stops Week 5, 2023


    RETAIL & DISTRIBUTION +++ P.A.C., the German specialist in multifunctional headgear and socks, is entering the Italian market through a distribution agreement with White Distribution TRADE SHOWS & EVENTS +++ Milano Climbing Expo, the climbing event in Milan, will be back on Feb. 10-11, 2023, after a two-year ...

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    Short Stops Week 4, 2023


    TRADE SHOWS & EVENTS +++ According to a LinkedIn post, the European Outdoor Summit 2023 (EOS) will be held in Berlin, Germany, in cooperation with BSI (Federal Association of the German Sporting Goods Industry) – exact dates, venue and more information to follow soon +++ EXECUTIVE CHANGES +++ Tim Leemans, ...

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    Short Stops Week 3, 2023


    PRODUCT & MARKETING +++ Swedish DTC brand RevolutionRace is entering into a partnership with the former German national team captain and Bayern Munich football player Philipp Lahm as brand ambassador +++ Norrøna has expanded its ambassador team for 2023 with U.S. backcountry skiers Owen Leeper and Darcy Conover, Norwegian snowboarder ...

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    Short Stops Week 2, 2023


    PRODUCT & MARKETING +++ Regatta has partnered with Christian Lacroix on a range of jackets and parkas in its first collaboration with a French designer +++ The Lycra Company announced it is exhibiting innovations for denim and performance non-denim wovens, including its Lycra® lastingFIT 2.0 technology, at Kingpins New York, ...

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    Short Stops Week 1, 2023


    PRODUCT & MARKETING +++ Swedish ultra-trail and skyrunning athlete Mimmi Kotka is the latest addition to the Elite Run Team of Swedish footwear and apparel specialist Craft, effective Jan. 1 +++ RETAIL & DISTRIBUTION +++ Jack Wolfskin has expanded its North American wholesale sales team by hiring Elliott ...

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    Short Stops Week 52, 2022


    CSR & SUSTAINABILITY +++ Canadian apparel company Baffin Ltd. announced the donation of 2,500 boots to UNHCR, the United Nations refugee agency supporting global humanitarian efforts in Ukraine, as part of its Citizenship Boot Project launched in 2021 +++ RETAIL & DISTRIBUTION +++ Arc’teryx has opened a 613-sqm ...

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    Short Stops Week 51, 2022


    TRADE SHOWS & EVENT +++ The 2023 edition of the Paddle Sports Show is moving to the city of Strasbourg, situated on the border between France and Germany, to make travel to and from the show easier for everyone across Europe +++ The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) and Warner Bros. ...

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    Short Stops Week 50, 2022


    PRODUCT & MARKETING +++ French sustainable apparel brand Picture announced the addition of skier Chris Rubens and snowboarder Timmy Taussig – both from Canada – to their team of athletes, also called the Picture Family +++ The North Face has welcomed New Zealand freeride skier Ben Richards to its Australia ...

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    Short Stops Week 49, 2022


    RETAIL & DISTRIBUTION +++ A collection of Tretorn rain boots has gone on sale at Zara stores in 70 countries, with prices ranging from €129 to €149 +++ Panorama Diffusion is the new distributor of the Chillaz brand in Italy TRADE SHOWS & EVENTS +++ The 18th Dynafit ...

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    Short Stops Week 48, 2022


    RETAIL & DISTRIBUTION +++ SM Group (Europe), known as SMG, will be the exclusive Snowbee distributor for Europe as of Jan. 1, 2023, Angling International has reported +++ EXECUTIVE CHANGES +++ Thomas Wæver is leaving Danish tackle company Fairpoint Outdoors, where he served as export manager, to pursue ...

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    Short Stops Week 47, 2022


    CORPORATE AND M&A +++ Fabio Campagnolo, the CEO of Fratelli Campagnolo S.p.A., has won this year’s EY Entrepreneur Award in the Fashion & Design category +++ RETAIL & DISTRIBUTION +++ Diemme, the Italian maker of hiking boots, opened a pop-up store in Milan’s Corso Como on Nov. 14-20 ...

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    Short Stops Week 46, 2022


    CORPORATE AND M&A +++ Community focused cycling app Link My Ryde has launched in Spain +++ PRODUCT & MARKETING +++ Moncler has dropped a limited-edition collection with football club Inter Milan, the brand’s second with Inter, to celebrate Moncler’s 70th anniversary +++ HeiQ Materials group CEO, Carlo Centonze, ...

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    Short Stops Week 45, 2022


    LEGAL & INSTITUTIONAL +++ Ugo Claudio Matteoli, the president of the body that represents Italy’s anglers (FIPSAS - Federazione Italiana Pesca Sportiva e Attività Subacquee), who is also head of the Confédération Internationale de la Pêche Sportive (CIPS) and the Fédération Internationale de la Pêche Sportive en Eau (FIPSed), is ...

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    Short Stops Week 44, 2022


    CSR & SUSTAINABILITY +++ Selle Italia has announced that it has achieved carbon neutrality for its 2021 emissions, with plans to reach net zero emissions by 2030 +++ The North Face has expanded the Renewed program, its in-store take-back clothing scheme, into the U.S. and Canada +++ PRODUCT ...

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    Short Stops Week 43, 2022


    RETAIL & DISTRIBUTION +++ Italian cycling apparel firm Castelli has opened a new 275-square-meter store in Girona, Spain, located at Carrer Nou 25 +++ Icebreaker will be distributed in Italy by Outback ’97 in a new agreement +++ Italian mountain clothing specialist Crazy has opened a new 80-square-meter store in ...

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    Short Stops Week 42, 2022


    PRODUCT & MARKETING +++ The EU-funded New Cotton Project marked an important milestone with the launch of an installation charting its progress and processes at Amsterdam’s Fashion for Good Museum +++ Karpos and the Italian National Ski Mountaineering Team are extending their partnership for the 10th consecutive year +++ Bianchi ...

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    Short Stops Week 41, 2022


    PRODUCT & MARKETING +++ South Korean activewear firm Kolon Sport is launching a new fishing apparel brand, dubbed Weather Monster +++ German outdoor, bike and winter sports brand Schöffel has provided the athletes of the Austrian Ski Federation (ÖSV) with new team clothes for the 14th consecutive year +++ ...

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    Short Stops Week 40, 2022


    RETAIL & DISTRIBUTION +++ The originally DTC-only brand Allbirds is expanding its retail distribution in the U.S. with the addition of 41 REI stores and after entering into retail distribution with Nordstrom, Public Lands, House of Sports and Scheel earlier +++ Vista Outdoor has licensed Québec, Canada-based outdoor apparel ...

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    Short Stops Week 39, 2022


    RETAIL & DISTRIBUTION +++ Millet has opened a 130-square-meter boutique in France’s alpine town of Annecy, its fifth store in the country +++ Veloland has added three new stores to its retail network in France, located respectively in Mutzig en Alsace (Trace Verte) and the Paris region (Vélo9 in Montigny-les-Cormeilles ...

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    Short Stops Week 38, 2022


    EXECUTIVE CHANGES +++ Techtera, the French innovation cluster for the textile industry, has appointed Philippe Sanial, the technical director of Chomarat, as its new president +++ Tracy Brunz, long-term REI merchandising expert, was hired as new Sea to Summit NA director of strategic partnerships and business development ...