Industry Press Release



For outdoor, snow, hunting, construction and snowball fights

Steamboat Springs, CO (December 28, 2009) — Chaos Headwear is technical, offering the latest in hot technology. CTR-Chaos Thermal Regulation is the extreme cold weather category, consisting of various balaclavas, facemasks, face toasters, ear wraps and bandanas, made with the following innovative materials: Pro-Stretch» and Pro-Stretch plus», MicroFlex», Windshield, and Dri-Release.

Chaos- CTR is the fastest growing category in the company. Continual development and refinements from field testing with athletes, snow sports filmmakers like TGR- Teton Gravity Research film crews, rental programs and new materials, concise merchandising make the CTR division complete. Below are detailed examples from our top categories: Mistral Collection- Pro-Stretch» and Pro-Stretch Plus», Chinook Collection-Micro Flex», Howler Collection- Windshield, Adrenaline Collection- Dri-Release, and CRT FitsAll 4X.

The Mistral Vapor In the Mistral Collection with Pro-Stretch Plus», incorporates a 4-way stretch with 3D fitting integrated with wind resistant panels, contoured ear flaps, mesh ventilations and Lycra binding for ideal fit and comfort. The beanie is ideal for a helmet liner biking or skiing, or perfect for winter snowshoeing and running. MSRP $19.95 styles #1678

The Mistral Bandana In the Mistral Collection with Pro-Stretch Plus», incorporate a 4-way stretch with breathable mesh mouth ventilation, 3D fitting integrated with wind-resistant panels, contoured ear flaps, and Lycra binding for ideal fit and comfort. Bandana wraps around the back with large adjustable Velcro tab. The banana is ideal for winter fast sports, skiing, snowboarding, snowmobiling, ranch work and wherever fast and reliable protection from the wind and elements. MSRP $19.95 style #1671

The Howler Multi-Tasker Pro In the Windshield Collection, For extreme cold weather the design incorporates all Windshield fabric with added wind resistant panels, mesh for breathing, a hinged jaw for easy on and off options, 3D fitting, and soft Micro Flex» panels for added comfort and warmth. Tapered neck and Lycra binding for ideal fit and comfort. The Multi-Tasker is ideal for cold weather stand alone or helmet liner for skiing, snowmobiling, expeditions, winter work and snowshoeing with integrated hinged top worn on top of the head or comfortably pulled back. MSRP $34.99 style #1630

The Adrenaline Skully In the Adrenaline Collection, with Dri Release is lightweight, thermal and comfortable for high energy cross training and cooler temperatures. Dri Release is a unique poly-wool blend incorporating the best properties of both fibers. The natural wool repels odors, and circulates warmth, the polyester fibers add fit and function in a 4 way stretch with 3D fitting. Due to the production method of the fibers, the weave wicks 4X times faster than comparable fabrics and dries 30% faster than Coolmax. The beanie is ideal for a helmet liner biking or skiing, or perfect for winter snowshoeing and running. Available in balaclavas and multiple liners.

MSRP $22.95 style #1058

Fits All 4X

Imagine the perfect fit every time. FitsAll 4X is a unique high-tech yarn utilizing the luxury and warmth of conventional fibers with stretch and spandex. Snug but forgiving, soft while keeping its shape with the right fiber mix to allow for warmth and breathability. FitsAll 4X is a proprietary technology where by each yarn consists of base yarn filaments wrapped around a spandex core.

This hat collection is a perfect stand alone athletic beanie for snowshoeing, Nordic skiing, winter running, cross training or as a helmet liner for snow and bike sports. MSRP $18.99-22.95 style #2254

Chaos can attribute winter sales’ records to all of the following: new specialty and sport