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Goal Zero powers in to Burton McCall

Monday, 1 September 2014 9:00

Portable power generation brand, Goal Zero, is set for a return to the UK market following the announcement from distributor, Burton McCall, that it has added the marque to its portfolio. 

BMC assists press

Friday, 29 August 2014 7:00

The British Mountaineering Council (BMC) has launched a new online media centre aimed at assisting journalists when covering outdoor and climbing stories.

Keela offers safety advice

Thursday, 28 August 2014 11:00

Ahead of its involvement as headline sponsor of next month’s Mountain Rescue UK & Ireland Conference 2014, outdoor clothing brand, Keela, has produced a guide aimed at those planning a trip into the hills.

OTS goes to the movies

Tuesday, 26 August 2014 21:00

The Outdoor Trade Show (OTS) has appointed an official film crew to cover the three day event. AWOL Adventure, has been tasked by OTS’ organisers to produce a short documentary about the show and the awards ceremony, in addition to which the Preston based company will run a working studio from its stand at Stoneleigh where exhibitors will be able to have filmed an item about any aspect of their brand, product or service. 

Collaborate for success

Friday, 22 August 2014 11:00

A leading campaigner in support of the independent retail sector, Clare Rayner, is urging shop owners to work in collaboration to improve sales.

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Goal Zero powers in to Burton McCall

Monday, 1 September 2014 9:00

Portable power generation brand, Goal Zero, is set for a return to the UK market following the announcement from distributor, Burton McCall, that it has added the marque to its portfolio. 

BMC assists press

Friday, 29 August 2014 7:00

The British Mountaineering Council (BMC) has launched a new online media centre aimed at assisting journalists when covering outdoor and climbing stories.

Keela offers safety advice

Thursday, 28 August 2014 11:00

Ahead of its involvement as headline sponsor of next month’s Mountain Rescue UK & Ireland Conference 2014, outdoor clothing brand, Keela, has produced a guide aimed at those planning a trip into the hills.

OTS goes to the movies

Tuesday, 26 August 2014 21:00

The Outdoor Trade Show (OTS) has appointed an official film crew to cover the three day event. AWOL Adventure, has been tasked by OTS’ organisers to produce a short documentary about the show and the awards ceremony, in addition to which the Preston based company will run a working studio from its stand at Stoneleigh where exhibitors will be able to have filmed an item about any aspect of their brand, product or service. 

Collaborate for success

Friday, 22 August 2014 11:00

A leading campaigner in support of the independent retail sector, Clare Rayner, is urging shop owners to work in collaboration to improve sales.

Italians weighing up response

Friday, 22 August 2014 11:00

Pontetorto, the Italian sports fabric manufacturer, has confirmed that it has now heard from membrane and fleece giant, Polartec LLC, which has launched a legal action against it alleging that the latter’s Technostretch product infringes Polartec’s patents.

Outdoor Summary 2014

Friday, 22 August 2014 11:00

Zamberlan moves to stage two; Varta powers up rescue teams; Hi-Tec gains trust; Ellis Brigham raises money for CAC

Retailers dispute Lowe claim

Friday, 22 August 2014 11:00

OCC Outdoor has been contacted by retailers disputing a statement made in this magazine last month by Lowe Alpine owner, Matt Gowar, to the effect that in the wake of his company’s  decision to discontinue its clothing range, no stock clearance would take place before Christmas of this year. 

Review may have prompted Regatta change

Friday, 22 August 2014 11:00

Following the news that Graham Rickard has been appointed as the new Managing Director for outdoor clothing giant, Regatta, there has been speculation that the decision was prompted in part by last year’s root and branch review of the company’s operations.

Williams spells out future for new baby

Friday, 22 August 2014 11:00

Kid’s carrier and clothing brand, Bushbaby, has been acquired by the Ark Group. Bushbaby, which was setup in 1984 by Caroline Croft, began manufacturing climbing and skiwear, but switched to concentrating on the children’s market 20 years ago.