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February 7, 2016


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02/04/16  CUBIC TECH: BRINGING FLEXIBLE COMPOSITES TO THE DYNEEMA® FAMILY (2/4/16)
  With the acquisition of Cubic Tech Corporation last year, DSM Dyneema – the inventor and manufacturer of the Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene fiber branded as Dyneema® – is now not only responsible for world’s strongest, lightest fibers, sheets and tapes but also world’s strongest, lightest and most engineered fabrics and composites.
01/29/16  OEKO-TEX Introduces ECO PASSPORT Certification for Sustainable Textile Chemicals (1/29/16)
  OEKO-TEX Introduces ECO PASSPORT Certification for Sustainable Textile Chemicals
01/24/16  PLASMAGUARD® DWR FOR SPORTSWEAR AND OUTDOOR APPAREL LAUNCHED BY EUROPLASMA AT ISPO 2016 (1/24/16)
  Bring your accessory for a free treatment with PlasmaGuard® to the Europlasma booth 102 in Hall C3 of ISPO in Munich, January 24 to 27!
01/19/16  LifeThreads Launches Contego Collection of Antimicrobial Medical Apparel (1/19/16)
  Second Generation Line Offers New Styles, Colors & Improved Fit Along with Antimicrobial, Antifungal, Fluid Resistant and Odor Control Protection
01/14/16  Lenzing Fibers: focus on the hotel industry in 2016 (1/14/16)
  As Heimtextil 2016 in Frankfurt, one of the most important trade shows in this market sector, kicks off, Lenzing is presenting its new marketing approach for its specialty fibers, TENCEL® and Lenzing Modal®.
01/12/16  Radifloor®: new entries in the 2016 collection (1/12/16)
  The 2016 Radifloor® collection includes even more diversified polyamide 6 and 6.6 BCF yarn lines.
01/11/16  CORDURA® Fabric takes honors in 2016 ISPO Textrends Awards (1/11/16)
  More than 30 CORDURA® brand innovations recognized as top-trending fabrics
01/09/16  Downlite & Nikwax Break Sustainable Ground Excluding PFCs (1/9/16)
  Downlite and Nikwax Break New Sustainable Ground in North America with a Commitment to Exclude PFCs from their Processes
01/08/16  CORDURA® Brand Recognizes Manhattan Portage with 2015 Durable Design Achievement Award (1/8/16)
  Award pays homage to more than 30 years of innovation
01/07/16  Durability Meets Soft Comfort with New CORDURA® 4EVER Fleece™ Collection at Outdoor Retailer Winter Market 2016 (1/7/16)
  The latest additions to the CORDURA® + Struktur Studio Collaboration merge active and casual apparel
01/07/16  Polartec Launches Delta™, the Company’s First Cooling Platform, at Winter Outdoor Retailer 2016 (1/7/16)
  Polartec, LLC, a premium provider of innovative textile solutions, today announced the launch of its first cooling platform, Polartec® Delta™. Delta is a permanent mechanical wicking fabric that evolves how athletes and adventurers dress for performance in warmer climates.
01/06/16  CORDURA® Fabric Gears Up for an Extreme 2016 at Winter Outdoor Retailer (1/6/16)
  CORDURA® Brand serves up the latest in denim, reinforcement and soft comfort
01/05/16  COOLCORE LLC FINALIZES PURCHASE OF TEMPNOLOGY ASSETS (1/5/16)
  COOLCORE LLC FINALIZES PURCHASE OF TEMPNOLOGY ASSETS
01/04/16  Global Merino Inc. launches newest collection of technical textiles with creora® eco-soft spandex at Outdoor Retailer Show, Salt Lake City, MR151A (01/04/16
  Global Merino Inc, specializes in technical textile development, innovation and production using merino wool in unique constructions.
12/30/15  Bergans of Norway Continues Commitment to Sustainable Products With 2016-17 Fall Winter Line (12/30/15)
  With the motto, "What we love, we will protect," Bergans continues its commitment of providing sustainable products with the launch of its fall winter 2016-17 line at Outdoor Retailer Winter Market in Salt Lake City, January 7-10, 2016.
12/30/15  ExOfficio’s Technical Performance Sweaters earn drirelease® Innovation Award (12/30/15)
  Award celebrates ExOfficio’s ideal sweater solution for urban travelers
12/20/15  Pendleton Launches National Park Collection - America’s Treasures (12/20/15)
  Company Donation to Restore Two Historic National Park Landmarks
12/17/15  PRIMALOFT, INC. INTRODUCES PRIMALOFT® GOLD INSULATION ACTIVE WITH BREATHABLE COMFORT AND FOUR-WAY STRETCH FOR FALL 2016 (12/17/15)
  Proprietary Insulation Solution Expands Brand’s Active Platform For High Output Activities
12/17/15  CORDURA® Brand Launches “Meet the Maker” Series, Highlighting Enduring Brand Partnerships (12/17/15)
  – First segment features Montana backpack company Mystery Ranch –
12/16/15  Outdoor Retailer and Adidas Outdoor Announce 2016 Outdoor Inspiration Awards Finalists (12/16/15)
  Outdoor Inspiration Awards presented Friday evening, January 8, 2016 at Salt Palace
12/14/15  Thermore introduces THE THERMAL BOOSTER EXPERIECE (12/14/15)
  Only a few months ago, Thermore released Thermore® Thermal Booster, the smart insulation that becomes 20% warmer when the weather gets colder.
12/04/15  ColdPruf to Introduce Expanded Base Layer Line at Outdoor Retailer Winter Market '16 (12/4/15)
  New Colors and Styles for Men and Women Highlight Additions for Winter 16-17
12/03/15  Pertex® Introduces New CS10 Technology (12/3/15)
  Leading Outdoor Brands Adopt Pertex Fabrics with New Abrasion-Resistant CS10 Technology for FW 2016
12/02/15  FabricLink Network (FLN) Hires Rummel Media Connections for 2016 (12/2/15)
  The FabricLink Network (FLN) will make its working relationship with veteran Outdoor Industry professional Kristi Rummel official on January 1, 2016.
11/23/15  COOLCORE® Wins “Best Innovation for Sports and Outdoor Apparel” Award (11/24/15)
  COOLCORE® Wins “Best Innovation for Sports and Outdoor Apparel” Award
11/20/15  FabricLink Network Celebrates 20 Fabulous Years with a Redesigned Website (11/20/15)
  The redesigned site offers more functionality, information,and improved user-friendly access for all devices.
11/19/15  Gore introduces revolutionary GORE-TEX® Active products with a new permanent beading surface (11/19/15)
  Innovation driven to market starts with specialized brand partners / New garments available in stores as early as December 2015
11/17/15  MICROBAN INTRODUCES EXCALIBUR TECHNOLOGY COMBINING ANTIMICROBIAL AND ODOR ABSORBING FUNCTIONALITY AT OUTDOOR RETAILER WINTER MARKET 2016 (11/17/15)
  Excalibur, Highly Durable, Reduces Odor and Stain Causing Microbes and Prolongs Product Deterioration for up to 40 Home Launderings
11/12/15  EUROPLASMA PRESENTS NEW 3D PLASMA COATING TECHNOLOGY FOR TEXTILES AT ITMA 2015 IN MILAN (11/12/15)
  Coatings with highest performance, and lowest environmental footprint demonstrated on 3D textile goods and filtration products
11/12/15  Alexium Launches New Product: Alexiflam-Crockban (11/12/15)
  Alexium Launches New Product: Alexiflam-Crockban
11/10/15  Celliant Announces Publication of Calgary Performance Study (11/10/15)
  Apparel that Emits Far Infrared Radiation (FIR) can Decrease an Athlete's Oxygen Consumption during Competitive Exercise
11/01/15  New GORE® THERMIUMTM products for fall 2016 (11/1/15)
  Gore innovation keeps down, wool fleece and synthetic fibers dry, reliably maintaining the garment's thermal insulating qualities.
11/01/15  Gore’s new brand architecture GORE® Fabrics serves as new umbrella brand – restructuring products and technologies (11/1/15)
  W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore), the company behind the GORE-TEX® and WINDSTOPPER® brands has been influencing the outdoor market with ground-breaking discoveries and technologies for more than 40 years. Gore is now restructuring its brands for Fall 2016.
11/01/15  Growing athletic product family becomes even more versatile (11/1/15)
  W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) is taking the next generation of its versatile, totally windproof and extremely breathable functional fabrics to market in fall 2016, giving it a new name: GORE® WINDSTOPPER®.
 


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Made with coated ripstop Nylon fabric on top and 500 denier coated Cordura® Fabric on bottom. Sack Pack features include: Big, outer pocket with waterproof YKK zip closure; Double stitched with Nylon threads; Light loop to be seen during night rides; Chest strap for action sports; and can be folded in its inner pocket for convenient carry. Handmade in Milan, Italy.
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