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Cotswold signs up National Trust

Monday, 19 January 2015 9:00

The National Trust has become the latest organisation to appoint Cotswold Outdoor as its official outdoor retailer. 

Shows are looking up

Thursday, 8 January 2015 9:00

The 2015 show season looks set for a blistering start with organisers reporting a big take up in space bookings.

Christmas brings patchy results for Indies

Monday, 5 January 2015 15:00

Outdoor independent retailers have reported a flat Christmas with only a handful appearing to see any improvement in trade compared to the same period in 2013. 

24 hours and counting

Thursday, 18 December 2014 18:00

The OIA is reminding those planning to attend the 2015 Conference and AGM scheduled for March 16th-17th that tomorrow is the deadline for taking advantage of the early bird discount of 5%.

Highlander gets double top

Tuesday, 16 December 2014 7:00

Camping equipment supplier, Highlander, has won two prestigious awards. The company, which this year has celebrated 30 years in business, was nominated as both Family Business of the Year and in the International Growth category in the award series which is run by Scotland’s Herald newspaper. 

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Cotswold signs up National Trust

Monday, 19 January 2015 9:00

The National Trust has become the latest organisation to appoint Cotswold Outdoor as its official outdoor retailer. 

Shows are looking up

Thursday, 8 January 2015 9:00

The 2015 show season looks set for a blistering start with organisers reporting a big take up in space bookings.

Christmas brings patchy results for Indies

Monday, 5 January 2015 15:00

Outdoor independent retailers have reported a flat Christmas with only a handful appearing to see any improvement in trade compared to the same period in 2013. 

24 hours and counting

Thursday, 18 December 2014 18:00

The OIA is reminding those planning to attend the 2015 Conference and AGM scheduled for March 16th-17th that tomorrow is the deadline for taking advantage of the early bird discount of 5%.

Highlander gets double top

Tuesday, 16 December 2014 7:00

Camping equipment supplier, Highlander, has won two prestigious awards. The company, which this year has celebrated 30 years in business, was nominated as both Family Business of the Year and in the International Growth category in the award series which is run by Scotland’s Herald newspaper. 

OIA launches training programme

Wednesday, 3 December 2014 7:00

Online training provider Myagi is to host a Media Day organised by the Outdoor Industries Association (OIA). 

Three work together

Monday, 1 December 2014 7:00

In a unique move three outdoor brands have formed a partnership to deliver training for outdoor retailer, Blacks. 

Summer didn’t help, say retailers

Tuesday, 25 November 2014 7:00

The long hot summer produced little improvement in sales of outdoor gear according to independent retailers.

Slide’s upwards

Tuesday, 11 November 2014 10:00

Demand for space has forced the organisers of the 2015 Slide trade show to expand the event. In September, with the show already 90% booked, Lesley Beck of organisers Rare Management, acknowledged that increasing the floor area was a real possibility. 

Conference early birders to benefit

Monday, 3 November 2014 7:00

The Outdoor Industries Association (OIA) is now accepting bookings for its 2015 AGM and conference.