Archive for November, 2017

Burton’s astronaut-inspired 2018 Olympic snowboarding uniforms make space the final fashion frontier

November 30, 2017

http://www.latimes.com/fashion/la-ig-burton-2018-winter-olympic-uniforms-20171114-story.html By Adam Tschorn November 14, 2017 Burton Snowboards recently took the wraps off the uniforms that will be worn by U.S. snowboarders at the upcoming Winter Olympics, a range of retro-futuristic cold-weather gear that takes inspiration from the space program of the 1960s and ’70s. The company, based in Burlington, Vt., unveiled the collection […]

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IMBA Changes Policy to Support E-Bikes on Non-Motorized Trails

November 29, 2017

https://www.adventure-journal.com/2017/11/imba-changes-policy-support-e-bikes-non-motorized-trails/ By Steve Casimiro November 17, 2017 Few topics are more controversial than the use of electric bicycles on non-motorized trails—perhaps only the idea of bikes in wilderness is more fractious—and the International Mountain Bicycling Association has waded into the fray by changing its policy to support Class 1 e-bikes on non-motorized trails. Class 1 bikes are […]

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6 Tips and tricks you should know before scaling internationally

November 28, 2017

https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/6-tips-tricks-you-should-know-before-scaling-nick-reineman/?trackingId=hbXsnFM2aVVX6Y4FfF3Q%2Fg%3D%3D Published on November 23, 2017 Nick Reineman Are you planning on going internationally and could you still use some good tips and tricks? And were you not able to join our event last Thursday? Than you missed out on a lot! Isabel Brouwer of DutchBasecamp gave us great advise on how to successfully scale internationally. […]

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Snowboarding 2018: The most important board trends

November 12, 2017

https://www.ispo.com/en/trends/most-important-snowboard-trends-winter-2017/2018 Author: Iris Hrabe-Ritzert The American snowboard market is experiencing a revival with new trends and styles. After a record winter, brands such as Dakine, Volcom or Burton, but also core shops, ski resorts, online retailers and of course snowboarders are looking forward to the winter of 2017/2018 – what’s in this year? We asked […]

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America’s ‘Retail Apocalypse’ Is Really Just Beginning

November 9, 2017

https://www.bloomberg.com/graphics/2017-retail-debt/ By Matt Townsend, Jenny Surane, Emma Orr and Christopher Cannon November 8, 2017 The so-called retail apocalypse has become so ingrained in the U.S. that it now has the distinction of its own Wikipedia entry.The industry’s response to that kind of doomsday description has included blaming the media for hyping the troubles of a few well-known chains as proof of […]

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