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    Short Stops Week 25, 2021


    TRADE SHOWS EVENTS +++ Winter Sports Market ( WSM ), the longest-running winter sports trade show in the U.S., announced that its next in-person trade shows would be held at the Calvin L. Rampton Salt Palace Convention Cente r in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah, on ...

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    Short Stops Week 24, 2021


    RETAIL +++ Luis Trenker will open a new store in Munich in mid-July with a sales area of around 100m² in the prestigious 5 Höfe downtown shopping arcade +++ Danish footwear brand Ecco has opened four outlet shops this spring across the U.S. in Dolphin ...

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    Short Stops Week 23, 2021


    CORPORATE AND M A +++ Authentic Brands Group (ABG) and SPARC have completed the acquisition of Eddie Bauer, previously announced in May and reported by the Outdoor Industry Compass +++ U.S.-based Weyco Group , owner of U.S. waterproof specialty boots provider Bogs among others, has acquired ...

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    Short Stops Week 22, 2021


    LEGAL INSTITUTIONAL +++ The 7th edition of the World Cotton Research Conference (WCRC-7) has been delayed for a second consecutive time due to ongoing pandemic-related uncertainty and is now scheduled to take place on Oct. 3-7, 2022 in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt +++ RETAIL ...

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    Short Stops Week 21, 2021


    MARKETING +++ Aquasphere has been chosen as the official swim kit partner for the 2021 Keswick Mountain Festival , the event in England’s Lake District offering a mix of outdoor activities and live music, scheduled for September 10-12 +++ Scarpa is a new sponsor of the ...

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    Short Stops Week 20, 2021


    MARKETING +++ Scarpa will supply the official footwear for the 7th edition of the Adamello Ultra Trail , scheduled to take place in Italy’s Ponte di Legno-Tonale area on September 24-26, 2021 +++ Swiss brand On Running signed on to sponsor Africa’s first-ever world tour ...

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    Short Stops Week 19, 2021


    EXECUTIVE CHANGES +++ Clarus , the Utah-based corporation that owns the Black Diamond and Pieps brands, among others, nominated Susan Ottmann , a director of graduate programs at University of Wisconsin - Madison, to its board of directors +++ Dominic Köfner , previously managing director of ...

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    Short Stops Week 18, 2021


    TRADE SHOWS EVENTS +++ With the rapid rollout of Covid-19 vaccines, Emerald Holding , the organizer of many U.S. trade shows, including Outdoor Retailer and Surf Expo , expects a full resumption of its in-person events calendar beginning this summer +++ With two weeks to ...

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    Short Stops Week 17, 2021


    MARKETING +++ Salomon ’s new short film “ Her Way ,” which coincides with the expansion of Salomon’s WMN campaign, celebrates three women who have chosen to ignore stereotypes as they chart unique lifepaths +++ Ferrino has added Italian mountaineer and Paralympic athlete Andrea Lanfri ...

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    Short Stops Week 16, 2021


    TRADE SHOWS EVENTS +++ Informa, a British provider of information services, advanced learning, B2B exhibitions and events whose Informa Markets unit is involved in numerous trade shows, including Magic, Micam Americas , Coterie and APLF Leather , said demand for physical events “remains ...

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    Short Stops Week 15, 2021


    CSR SUSTAINABILITY +++ Swedish brand Houdini is supporting the U.S. non-profit organization Sierra Club ’s Team Sierra this April to celebrate Earth Month , helping to drive funds and create awareness around environmentalism and circular business +++ In a blog entry, Patagonia ...

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    Short Stops Week 14, 2021


    EXECUTIVE CHANGES +++ To further grow the Red Bull SPECT eyewear brand in the U.K., sales representative Sean Ashby , who has been in the apparel and accessories trade for more than 16 years and worked for various brands such as Dolce Gabbana , Armani, ...

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    Short Stops Week 13, 2021


    PRODUCT MARKETING +++ Poler Stuff has launched its new spring 2021 offerings with London-based guest artist, Stevie Gee , who is recognized worldwide for his surf, skate, music, and moto-inspired illustrations and award-winning collabs with brands like Adidas and Stella McCartney +++ With Rally, ...

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    Short Stops Week 12, 2021


    PRODUCT MARKETING +++ Inov-8 presented a new ultra trail running shoe, the Trailfly Ultra G 300 Max, that is the first one to use graphene in the midsole, claiming it offers 25 percent more energy return than an industry-standard EVA midsole, plus more comfort and ...

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    Short Stops Week 11, 2021


    PRODUCT MARKETING +++ Sanuk , a division of Deckers Brands , has launched the fourth Sanuk Grateful Dead™ collection powered by Warner Music Artist Services exclusively on +++ Hoka One One will be the title sponsor of the Ravenna Marathon ...