Rab reveals new product labels to fight greenwashing, challenges other outdoor companies to follow suit
The outdoor industry’s growth last year was more than three times higher than that of the broader U.S. economy
The earned media landscape is rapidly changing. In the outdoor space, nowhere is this more apparent than among legacy brands.
With autumn in full swing and Christmas just around the corner, here’s a look at the hottest gear from several of Vista Outdoor’s iconic brands to outfit your adventures
The collection will appear in Bangkok, Daegu, Milan, Skövde, Tokyo, and New York City
The repeatedly vandalized storefront is up and running again
Colleges across the U.S. are now offering degrees in subjects like gear innovation, guiding, and outdoor-business management. Here’s where to find them.
We interviewed Steve Fliser, the new CEO of the X Games, about his vision for the annual summer and winter extreme sports competitions
Previously available only to staff who worked a minimum of 20 hours per week, the co-op’s medical benefits will now be extended to everyone
In today’s advertising, fragmentation is often the name of the game. Here's how to avoid the pitfall.
The new Evo Membership earns customers discounts on gear and adventure travel
Finally, some good news. Most of the companies on our list showed a range of comfortable gains.
We’ve always wondered how Flylow thinks up its out-of-bounds names—so we called up the owner and asked
As a certified B Corporation, MPOWERD is on a mission to brighten people’s lives in their darkest moments
To help make the ski industry greener, the company is releasing trade secrets to anyone who wants them
The used-gear marketplace has given us something to be thankful for this year: 30 days of holiday deals, with gear up to 80 percent off
Twenty-five years after its founding, Backbone Media has ascended to a level of remarkable influence in the outdoor industry. How did it do it?
How retailers can easily receive and organize digital catalogs, order forms, and more from all brands in one place
With some questioning the value of trade shows in the digital age, one is trying out a new model
Meet the most multi-functional pack on the scene this fall
Industry experts discuss an essential pillar of profitable wholesale
Crime has forced the company to shutter one retail location
Here’s how shops can monetize non-paying customers who just want free information
A lot, experts say, depending on where it goes
The collaboration will run through the 2026 Winter Olympics
We're shouting out one company a month for outstanding business savvy
Share prices at outdoor companies fell across the board last month, as did all U.S. indices
These poles are light, affordable, and ready to take you to your happy place in the mountains
Pay your passion forward for the betterment of the planet
A guide to staying current
New technology can help brands connect more powerfully with retailers
Janice Tennant was honored with the annual accolade
The parent company of Merrell, Saucony, and Chaco is accused of disposing “forever chemicals” in northern Michigan decades ago, contaminating groundwater
Durston Gear, beloved by ultralight hikers, is finally overcoming its inventory woes
Thoughtful PR can elevate a cottage manufacturer’s visibility without sacrificing the soul of the brand
The company’s new CleanCloud process might help turn factory emissions into running shoes
The next stage of the longstanding collaboration meets at the intersection of fashion, performance, and responsibility
The product line aims to make the country’s largest outdoor retailer more inclusive
Will the iPhone eventually do to personal locator beacons what it did to digital cameras?
The New Mexico resort has become the first ski area in the country to achieve a CarbonNeutral Certification from Climate Impact Partners
Colorado Teardrops has completed a prototype of its upcoming EV-specific adventure trailer
How brands, athletes, and media are working to democratize the outdoor industry
The company announced it has met B Lab’s certification criteria
Lack of snow and resources have shuttered Sandia Peak Ski Area for another year
Utah-based Pacific Resorts Group has a new flagship ski destination to add its now six-resort portfolio
Quickly growing in popularity, via ferratas have mostly been reserved for mountain towns. Until now.
A gear maker and a nonprofit have teamed up to help get more young people outside
The problem started with a controversial Tennessee law, which made renewable energy prohibitively expensive for the Memphis gym
Despite some gains, the picture wasn't great in August
The collection begins a new chapter of sustainability for the legacy pack brand
Lagging sales of Vans in China likely contributed to the decision
Your B2B platform can have a major impact on your revenue, from top to bottom
BOA brings a micro-adjustable precision fit to Altra’s premier trail product
Jessie Diggins, Conrad Anker, Tommy Caldwell, and Phil Henderson talk legislation and climate
The suit seeks return Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante to their diminished, Trump-era boundaries
Three timely takeaways from a 2022 survey of wholesalers
For the footwear startup Erem, the choice to crowdfund its newest offering was a calculated risk. It paid off.
The event, Sister Summit, is part peer-judged competition, part networking event, and fills a long-overlooked gap in women's skiing and snowboarding
The used-resale trend is growing
WNC Outdoor Collective, a retailer in Black Mountain, North Carolina, needs to raise $500,000 to expand
An 80 percent alpaca and 20 percent Tencel blend equals 100 percent natural comfort and performance
There were lots of exciting goodies at the show this year. Here are some of our favorites.
The new Cirrus Ultralight represents the ultimate marriage of performance touring and lightweight packability
Lise Aangeenbrug, who announced her departure from Outdoor Industry Association last week, will join the National Park Foundation as chief program officer
A recent construction misstep in the high-alpine requires further U.S. Forest Service review
A pair of recent acquisitions has set the company up for success in years to come
The official announcement and more details to come next week