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SIA Premium Members Save The Most At Outdoor Retailer Snow Show 2020

By SIA | April 25, 2019 | 0 Comments

Outdoor Retailer announced booth space pricing for exhibitors at January’s Outdoor Retailer Snow Show, taking place in Denver on January 29-31, 2020.  With the announcement, SIA announced that SIA Premium Members will have the best possible square footage rate found anywhere, while their membership dues stay the same as last year. “Since the last trade […]

Elan Alpine Skiing Museum Opens Doors in Slovenia

By SIA | June 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

Begunje naGorenjskem, SLOVENIA  (June 26, 2018) – Elan Skis, the Slovenian-based legacy supplier of handcrafted skis, announced the opening of the Elan Alpine Skiing Museum at the brand’s headquarters in Slovenia. The museum opened doors on June 21 by one of the best skiers of all times and legendary Elan athlete, Ingemar Stenmark. As one […]

Cascade Mountain Ski Team Member Grace Winkelmann Awarded LEKI Full Ride Scholarship to Ligety-Weibrecht Ski Camp

By SIA | June 13, 2018 | 0 Comments

BUFFALO, NY – June 11, 2018 – LEKI is proud to announce U14 Grace Winklemann from Wisconsin as the winner of the 2018 LEKI Full Ride Scholarship to the Ligety-Weibrecht Ski Camp. Winklemann grew up skiing in Winter Park, CO and just recently moved to Wisconsin to be closer to family. Fortunately, she found the […]

DPS Hires Jamie Starr as VP of Global Marketing

By SIA | June 13, 2018 | 0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – June 12, 2018 DPS Skis recently named Jamie Starr vice president of global marketing. Dan Benshoff, who has served as the brand’s marketing director and executive producer of DPS Cinematic for the past two and a half years, will pivot into the newly created role of digital director. “Jamie brings […]

Outdoor Retailer Announces New Dates For Outdoor Retailer + Snow Show

By SIA | April 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

New Dates Confirmed from 2019 through 2022.

Trump Orders Stiff Tariffs On China

By SIA | March 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

On March 22, 2018, President Trump announced stiff new tariffs on certain goods imported from China. As of now, we understand that the tariffs could target as many as 1,500 tariff lines representing $50 – $60 billion worth of imports in the aerospace, machinery, and information- communication technology sectors. However, a proposed list of affected products […]

Winners for New England Winter Regional Retailer of the Year/New England Winter Regional Rep of the Year Announced

By SIA | February 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

Top Honors Awarded in New England

Nick’s Notes: Outdoor Retailer + Snow Show Final Wrap

By Nick Sargent | February 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

In case you missed the email, here are Nick’s Notes from February 2, 2018.

The Last Chair: The Daily Wrap from OR+Snow Show 2018

By SIA | February 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

Industry + Intelligence Day 2018: Embrace the Spirit of Change Industry & Intelligence Day Kicks Off Outdoor Retailer + Snow Show To 1,700 Attendees A day of inspired and educational discussions, headlined by Vail Resort CEO Rob Katz speaking about how Vail Resorts has re-imagined the mountain resort experience by carefully curating a unique leadership […]

SIA’s Daily Wrap: Day 1

By SIA | February 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

Day 1: It’s On! Over 1000 brands, more than 1000 working media, and over 11,000 retail buyers! Day 1 is in the books and we all made it. Here are some photos from the day… Warren Miller was a true icon in the ski industry – an inspiration to generations of skiers. Warren Miller not […]