1. Tricia

    Reports from the Floor Outdoor Retailer 2020

    @Philpug and I arrived in Denver last night, picked up our credentials and took a sneak peek while exhibitors were setting up. We're hitting the ground running this morning and will be reporting from the floor. Stay tuned. *when this thread is opens this morning, the other two threads will...
  2. Tricia

    Head USA Provides Funding to Share Winter Foundation

    HEAD USA PROVIDES FUNDING TO SHARE WINTER FOUNDATION PARTICIPATES IN SIA'S GENERATION SNOW'S INDUSTRY FUNDING MATCH PARK CITY, UT (January 14, 2020). Today, Snowsports Industries America (SIA) announced that SIA member HEAD USA has made a significant contribution to Share Winter...
  3. Tricia

    SIA Acquires BEWI Ski and Snowboard Expos

    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...
  4. Philpug

    From SAM: Latest Tariffs Would Impact Winter Sports Goods

    SAM Magazine—Washington, D.C., Aug. 2, 2019—President Trump said yesterday that the U.S. will impose a 10 percent tariff on $300 billion worth of Chinese imports, including a great percentage of snowsports products, starting Sept. 1. The move followed two days of trade negotiations with China...
  5. Philpug

    Outdoor Retailer 2019: Reports From the Floor and Copper On-Snow

    We are expecting the 2019 show to be the craziest yet. @Tricia and I have a packed schedule, and we don't even have everyone booked that we need to see. We need to cram more meetings into less time: last year's show was four day, and this year's is only three; where in the past, we set up hour...
  6. Tricia

    Outdoor Retailer Announces Dates Going Forward

    Outdoor Retailer Announces New Dates for Outdoor Retailer + Snow Show 2019-2022 Park City, Utah (April 12, 2018): Snowsports Industries America (SIA), the non-profit trade association for the winter sports industry, announces that Outdoor Retailer has officially changed the dates for the...
  7. Philpug

    Outdoor Retailer Announces Show Dates For 2019-2022

    OUTDOOR RETAILER ANNOUNCES SHOW DATES FOR 2019-2022 Dates Confirmed for Outdoor Retailer + Snow Show, Outdoor Retailer Summer Market and Outdoor Retailer Winter Market SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, CALIF.–(October 18, 2017)—Outdoor Retailer, the premier trade event and community gathering for the...
  8. Philpug

    SIA Sold to Emerald Expositions

    Press Release: Emerald Expositions Acquires Snow Show from SnowSports Industries America SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, Calif. (May 24, 2017) –Emerald Expositions, LLC (“Emerald Expositions”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Emerald Expositions Events, Inc. (NYSE: EEX), producer of Outdoor Retailerand a...
  9. Philpug

    All Things SIA 2014 - Denver

    Here are some pictures from the 2014 SIA Show
  10. Philpug

    All Things SIA 2013 - Denver

    Some shots from the SIA show, 2013
  11. Philpug

    All Things SIA 2012 - Denver

    Here are pictures from the 2012 show.
  12. Philpug

    Props to us from SIA (Snowsports Industry of America) for our article on their Binding Workshop

    @Nick Sargent, SIA's President and member here opened the doors to their new offices to us when we drove through Utah back in September, "Class Trip to SIA Headquarters". This visit led to an opportunity to attand and cover their Ski & Snowboard Mechanic's Workshop this past month. SIA just...
  13. Dave Petersen

    All Things SIA 2008 - Las Vegas

    All Things SIA 2008 The late, great Shane McConkey below - photos by dave petersen
  14. Dave Petersen

    All Things SIA 2011 - Denver

    All Things SIA 2011 Chris Davenport below- photos by dave petersen
  15. Tricia

    Fixing the fracture in the ski industry

    SIA President @Nick Sargent was asked some tough questions in a recent article for Transworld Business. Many of his answers ring true with me as someone who has attended SIA for retail as well as for Media over the past 7 years. I know that, as a retailer, I visited vendors who were showing...
  16. Philpug

    Snowsports Industries America Relocates To Park City, Utah

    The Snow Industry’s Member Owned Trade Association Heads for the Mountains MCLEAN, VA (June 9, 2016) – SnowSports Industries America (SIA) announces today that Park City, Utah will be the location of its future headquarters office. The relocation will bring the organization to one of North...
  17. Helly Hansen H2Flow from the ULLR collection

    Helly Hansen H2Flow from the ULLR collection

  18. Helly Hansen Kit

    Helly Hansen Kit

  19. Dynastar Powertrack Line

    Dynastar Powertrack Line

  20. Philpug looking at the new Kästle MX series

    Philpug looking at the new Kästle MX series