Splitboards Europe of Rosenheim, a town near Munich, Germany, has expanded its cooperation with Spark R&D, a producer of bindings for splitboards based in Bozeman, Montana. Splitboards Europe, an online retailer and an event organizer specializing in this hybrid snowsports activity, has served as Spark's warranty center for Germany and Austria since the last season. On Nov. 1, it also took over some important marketing tasks in Europe, representing Spark at trade fairs, events and splitboarding festivals. Sparks' sales continue to be handled directly from its American headquarters, set up in 2006.