Press Releases

Snow Industry Press Releases

12/02/2016
#TREESTHESEASON To Give Back ZEAL Optics Launches “Buy A Goggle, Plant A Tree” December 1, 2016: Boulder, CO: For every pair of goggles sold online this December, ZEAL Optics will work with American Forests to plant a tree in the Rocky Mountain backcountry as part of its annual “Buy A Goggle, Plant A Tree” program. Last...Read More
12/01/2016
New MSR DTX Crampon Adds Durability and Dependability to All-Terrain Revo Ascent and Lightning Ascent Snowshoes SEATTLE, WA (November 29, 2016) — Mountain Safety Research® (MSR®), the world’s leading snowshoe manufacturer and maker of many pinnacle products for outdoor adventurers, takes snowshoe design a giant step forward with the introduction of the DTX Crampon. Available...Read More
12/01/2016
Kids Can Ski and Ride for Free in Colorado Ski Country Resorts Across the State Offer Free Skiing for Young Participants For High Res photos click here: http://bit.ly/KidsSki Denver, Colo – December 1, 2016 – As part of Colorado Ski Country USA (CSCUSA) resorts’ commitment to providing an enjoyable and affordable ski vacation for families,...Read More
12/01/2016
Press release – november 2016 Rob Kingwill, Gian Simmen and Wang Lei are one more time ambassadors for WSD # 11! The 3 pro riders give again their support for WSD 2016. In line with last year (Tenth Anniversary), this edition continues and extends the internationality of the snowboard community thanks to the support of...Read More
12/01/2016
OAKLEY AND BIG BEAR MOUNTAIN RESORT TWO YEAR PARTNERSHIP Oakley will be the official eyewear and goggle brand of Big Bear Mountain Resort November 30, 2016, Big Bear Lake, California: Today, Oakley and Big Bear Mountain Resort announced a new two-season partnership, making Oakley the official eyewear and goggle brand of the year-round destination for...Read More
11/30/2016
Mount Mansfield Company Doubts Future Of Snowboarding in 1980’s Letter to Paul Graves, 2016 Hall Of Fame Honoree  Vermont Ski and Snowboard Museum Hall of Fame The evening of November 19th was a “powder day” for SCHUSS II, the Vermont Ski and Snowboard Museum’s 15th annual fundraising gala, which honored four new Hall of Fame...Read More
11/29/2016
Built for the avid alpine enthusiast and designed with intention focused on an increase in safety awareness, impact protection, and durability, the new Quantum helmet from Smith integrates top proprietary technologies and partner innovations like Aerocore™ construction featuring Koroyd®, MIPS impact protection liners, new Wayfinder strap system featuring Fidlock®, and the Boa 360 Fit System...Read More
11/29/2016
Federal Judge Blocks Obama Administration’s Overtime Pay Rule A federal judge has blocked the implementation of an Obama administration rule that would have extended overtime eligibility to some 4 million Americans on Thursday, December 1. The Labor Department’s sweeping overhaul to the overtime rule would have required employers to pay time-and-a-half to their employees who...Read More
11/28/2016
EK USA SETTLES LAWSUIT AGAINST SNUGZ Inc. EK USA recently filed a lawsuit against Snugz USA alleging patent infringement in connection with Snugz’s USA’s sales of a Powercord Lanyard and Power Cord Eyewear Retainer.  The case was filed in the United States District Court for the District of Utah.  The lawsuit has now been settled...Read More
11/28/2016
Steamboat Springs, Colo. – November 28th, 2016 – Montreal-based Chaos Headwear, makers of high quality headwear since 1996 in North America and worldwide, is excited to announce that Luke Olson has joined their sales rep team. He will be covering WI, IL, MO, IA and Upper MI with Midwest Outdoor Sales He comes to us...Read More