Osprey Packs Inc. said it has selected Ogden, UT as the location for the company’s new U.S. distribution center. The maker of backpacks had announced in June it would move its distribution center to the Wasatch, but had not named a specific location.(9/22/2014)
Sportsman's Warehouse will open its fifth store in Colorado and its fourth in Arizona next summer...(9/22/2014)
BioLite executives will speak at an upcoming conference focused on fighting global poverty that his being hosted by officials from the U.S. Agency for International Development and the U.S. State Department...(9/22/2014)
Shoe City plans to open five stores in the Baltimore area...(9/22/2014)
Vasque, Osprey Packs, NEMO Equipment, Leki Trekking Poles and Darn Tough are expanding their sponsorship of through hikers next summer to include those attempting the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT). The group, which calls itself the Thru-Hikers Syndicate, said seven of the 10 through hikers its supported on the Appalachian Trail this summer completed the Georgia-to-Maine trek, compared with less than three in 10 who usually do so...(9/22/2014)
Balega International, the performance sock brand in the run and outdoor specialty markets, announced its support of the Breast Cancer Fund (BCF) with the release of their limited edition Words of Grit and Grace Enduro Sock...(9/22/2014)
Bass Pro Shops plans to open a new store in Tacoma, WA on Oct. 22. The 142,000-square-foot store is a tribute to the Pacific Northwest’s beauty and abundant wildlife. In addition, the store celebrates Washington’s portion of the Pacific Crest Trail, Mount Rainier...
Dick's Sporting Goods announced plans to open five stores in California, New York, Georgia, Washington and Indiana. The grand opening events will take place starting Oct. 3 through Oct. 5...(9/22/2014)
Farm to Feet, makers of 100 percent American socks, has selected Mel Chrestman, Jr. and Kev Martin to service and expand its presence in the Southeast territory...
According to Golf Datatech's Women In Golf 2014 Study, female golfers make up more than 20 percent of the estimated 25 million golfers in the U.S., and approximately 19 percent of all golf sales nationally...(9/22/2014)