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Snow Sports Market Sales Reach $4.1 Billion in February

On April 15th, The NPD Group and SIA released retail results showing the snow sports market up 3%, reaching $4.1 billion in sales through February 2014, $124 million more than… Read More »
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ZEAL, RAMP and Soul Poles: How Three SIA Members are Making Green Practices the Foundation of their Brands

With Earth Day on our minds, we turn to our resourceful members, so many of whom are going above and beyond to be environmentally conscious. Few industries are very green… Read More »
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Protect Our Winters is On Course to Make 2015 its Best Year Ever With Impactful Programs and Initiatives

If the start to 2015 is any indicator, Protect Our Winters is on pace to have their most impactful year yet. The participation in Protect Our Winter’s various initiatives and programs clearly… Read More »
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The Colorado Convention Center Continues to Lead the Pack in Sustainability

Among event venues throughout the country. the site of the SIA Snow Show leads the way in Green Practices. The Colorado Convention Center was the first event venue to acquire… Read More »
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Ali Levy’s Merchandising Tips: Earth Day 2015 & SIA Snow Show DIY Session Recap

In honor of Earth Day, I once again turn to the almighty dumpster as a receptacle, not for junk, but rather a treasure trove of castaway items just waiting to… Read More »
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Take a Look Back with the 2015 SIA Snow Show Rewind

The 2015 SIA Snow Show welcomed a record-breaking number of new exhibitors, saw a 50% increase in Sourcing Snow exhibitors, hosted its first ever Industry + Intelligence day and that’s… Read More »
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The Word on the Slopes

Congratulations to the Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame Class of 2014! The 2015 US Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame induction ceremony took place on April 11 at Steamboat,… Read More »