Industry Press Release

Arc’teryx Wins Consumer Products Category in BC Export Awards


North Vancouver, BC (November 1, 2011) — Arc’teryx Equipment Inc., designers and manufacturers of technically superior outerwear, backpacks, and climbing harnesses is proud to announce the company has received the BC Export Award in the Consumer Products category.

The BC Export Awards recognize the innovative approaches and unique contributions of British Columbia export companies across all sectors and in all regions of the province. Among the sector division of awards, the Consumer Products category recognizes a company or organization that specializes in and exports end products for direct-to-consumer or retail markets.

To win the Consumer Products category, Arc’teryx demonstrated significant growth in overall business as a direct result of export activities, as well as innovative export plans and strategies to promote brand awareness in new international markets.

An original Canadian company that continues to manufacture locally, Arc’teryx is recognized for its trailblazing in the outdoor industry. The sewn products that Arc’teryx produces in its Burnaby manufacturing factory are distributed to over 45 countries worldwide.


Arc’teryx Equipment, Inc. is an innovative outerwear and equipment production company based in North Vancouver, BC, Canada. With proprietary Canadian manufacturing facilities to test design and function, products and materials are continually driven forward by passion and performance: evolution in action. Arc’teryx is an Amer Sports brand.