Thursday, 6 March 2014 11:00
AMG Group Ltd, owner of the Vango range of camping products, has today announced that the company has been sold. A team, led by MD Steve Newlands, has completed a management buyout of the 50 year old business.
Thursday, 27 February 2014 11:00
Footwear brand, Keen, has become the first outdoor industry supplier to wade in and help flood victims on the Somerset levels.
Tuesday, 25 February 2014 9:00
The Outdoor Industries Association (OIA) has begun a concerted drive to enlarge membership by enlisting the help of key retailers in the hope that they will persuade their suppliers to join.
Sunday, 23 February 2014 11:00
Outdoor and sports footwear brand, Hi-Tec has landed a memorable double, winning the prestigious of accolade Sports Footwear Brand of the Year at this year’s Footwear Industry Awards 2014, twelve months after winning the title of Outdoor Footwear brand of the year at the same event.
Tuesday, 18 February 2014 13:00
A group set up to aid victims of the flooding in Somerset has issued an urgent appeal to the outdoor industry for donations of gear.
Thursday, 6 February 2014 7:00
Ahead of the opening of its first Scottish event next week, the Real Outdoor Kit Show (ROKS) looks on course for a success, at least so far in terms of attracting support from exhibitors.
Wednesday, 5 February 2014 8:00
OCC Outdoor has learned that the remaining Yeoman’s camping chain branches will shortly change to trading under the name Field and Trek.
Tuesday, 4 February 2014 9:00
Keeble Agencies, the Suffolk-based distributor, has renamed and rebranded itself as KeebleCare. The move is aimed at acknowledging the company’s role as a specialist in the travel and healthcare sector.
Monday, 3 February 2014 7:00
The organisers of winterspsorts industry event, Slide, which opens at Telford tomorrow, have confirmed that visitors will find the show completely booked out as the event plays host to 83 exhibitors, representing over 200 brands.
Friday, 24 January 2014 14:00
JD Sports owner of, among others, Blacks, Tiso and George Fisher has added to its growing portfolio of outdoor businesses with the news that it has acquired independent retailer, Ultimate Outdoors.