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Snowsports Industries America posts news and information about the snowsports industry - as well as press releases, brand stories and other member-focused blogs here in our news portal. Please forward press releases or any relevant news to SIA here.

Western Resource Advocates Welcomes 2 New Board Members: North Face Global Director of Sports Marketing Jamie Starr, SCARPA North America CEO Kim Miller

By SIA | December 12, 2019 | 0 Comments

 Boulder, Colo. (December 10, 2019) – Western Resource Advocates President Jon Goldin-Dubois today announced that Kim Miller, CEO of SCARPA North America, and Jamie Starr, Global Director of Sports Marketing at The North Face, have joined WRA’s Board of Directors. Miller and Starr contribute business experience and insight from the outdoor recreation industry that will help […]

Picture Organic Clothing receives B Corporation® certification

By SIA | December 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

Picture Organic Clothing receives B Corporation® certification The rigorous process validates the brand’s quest to use business as a force for good, provides road map for future. ANNECY, France. (November 27, 2019) – Picture Organic Clothing, makers of recycled, organic, and bio-sourced products for board sports, is proud to announce they have earned B CORP […]

Snowsports Industries America To Connect with Consumers

By SIA | November 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

Snowsports Industries America To Connect with Consumers Agrees To Acquire BEWI Ski and Snowboard Consumer Expos PARK CITY, UT (November 15, 2019). Today, Snowsports Industries America (SIA) announced its intention to acquire the consumer-focused Boston and Denver Ski and Snowboard Expos from BEWI Productions, Inc (“BEWI”). BEWI, founded in 1979 under the leadership of its […]

Picture Organic Clothing signs three new North American Athletes to the Picture Family

By SIA | November 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

  From big mountain to freestyle, these seasoned athletes represent Picture’s brand ethos and will propel brand awareness in North America. DENVER, Colo. (November 14, 2019) – Picture Organic Clothing, makers of recycled, organic, and bio-sourced products for board sports, proudly introduces three new members to their North American athlete team, Nat Segal of British […]

FIVE STEPS FOR SKI IMPORTERS TO EVALUATE FACTORY SKI WAX UNDER THE TOXIC SUBSTANCES CONTROL ACT (TSCA)

By SIA | November 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

Ski wax is regulated by the federal Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) under TSCA, including factory wax that is used on skis and boards to keep them healthy and fresh in the warehouse.  If your company imports a factory ski wax or skis and snowboards that have a factory wax applied to them, here’s what you […]

Global Sales Guys Welcomes Outdoor Industry Veteran, Sasha Dietschi Cooper.

By SIA | November 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

Global Sales Guys welcomes outdoor industry veteran, Sasha Dietschi Cooper. The sales and retail leader will focus on business development and go-to-market strategies for GSG. DENVER, Colo. (November 7, 2019) – Global Sales Guys, the Denver based global sales agency, announced today that it is teaming up with outdoor industry veteran, Sasha Dietschi-Cooper. Cooper’s previous […]

The Outdoor Business Climate Partnership Celebrates The Senate Climate Solutions Caucus

By SIA | November 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

    The Outdoor Business Climate Partnership Applauds The Senate Climate Solutions Caucus New Bipartisan Membership Indicates Increased Focus on Climate Change In Washington Boulder, CO, Lakewood, CO and Park City, UT November 7, 2019. Today, the Outdoor Business Climate Partnership (OBCP) applauded the formation of the new bipartisan Senate Climate Solutions Caucus. The new […]

Snowsports Merchandising Corporation Adopts Next-Generation B2B Technology

By SIA | October 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

PlumRiver’s Elastic Platform to Power Winter Sports Market Megadeal Meeting Springfield, MA, October 16, 2019 – Snowsports Merchandising Corporation (SMC), North America’s premier coalition of winter sports specialty retailers, is taking a major step to streamline the wholesale purchasing process for its members. SMC is partnering with PlumRiver Technologies to utilize their next-generation Elastic Suite […]

MARQUEE BRANDS DEBUTS BLINDSPOT, A DAKINE SHORT FILM

By SIA | October 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

Nominated for ‘Film of the Year’ and ‘Best Editing’ by IF3 Film Festival Los Angeles, CA (October 22, 2019) – Marquee Brands is excited to debut blindspot – the short film produced and released by Dakine – showcasing team riders, Louif Paradis, Mark Wilson, and Sam Taxwood as they embark on snow and travel adventures […]

The Outdoor Business Climate Partnership Advocates in DC

By SIA | October 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

Last week, the Outdoor Business Climate partnership a collaborative effort to address climate change between SIA, the Outdoor Industry Association (OIA) and the National Ski Areas Association (NSAA) met on Capitol Hill to spend time with lawmakers, pressing them to take urgent and decisive action on climate. Also joining us was Melanie Mills, President and […]