The maker of technical ski wear saw its shuttered manufacturing plant rebound when Gov. Jared Polis wore one of its masks during a news conference. Now, Phunkshun is a major contributor to the Colorado Mask Project.
Nearly half of Americans didn’t go outside to recreate in 2018. That has the outdoor industry worried.By Jason Blevins Outdoors Primary category in which blog post is published
Evolution of Outdoor Retailer trade shows mirrors industry’s transformation into political, economic forceBy Jason Blevins Outdoors Primary category in which blog post is published
The founder of Burton Snowboards died Wednesday night in Burlington, Vermont, according to an email sent to the staff of the company he founded.
Snowsports Industries America buys Colorado Ski & Snowboard Expo in trade group’s first turn toward consumers
The move gives SIA -- the 65-year-old founder of the annual Snow Show that is now part of Outdoor Retailer’s annual winter trade show in Denver -- its first consumer-oriented enterprise
Backcountry.com fires its attorneys, partners with company it targeted in trademark lawsuit as CEO vows to make amends
But the company isn’t withdrawing 50+ requests that the U.S. Patent and Trademark office cancel the trademarks of other companies, Backcountry.com CEO Jonathan Nielsen said in an interview with The Sun.
Opinion: Backcountry.com is abusing its power and bullying smaller businesses. But this could make us stronger.Opinion
Backcountry.com breaks its silence amid trademark lawsuit controversy to apologize and say “we made a mistake”
Backcountry.com CEO Jonathan Nielsen wrote in an open letter that the retailer’s attempts to protect its brand “were not consistent with our values.” Not everyone is buying it.
Backcountry.com faces boycotts, social media backlash over trademark lawsuits. But the company remains mum.
Backcountry.com’s legal disputes are even broader than originally thought. One Colorado gearmaker is trying to take cover by buying wildsnow.com, the snowsports blog founded by the guy who coined the term “backcountry” back in the 80s
The online retailer has filed dozens of lawsuits against makers of skis and pants -- and even Backcountry Babes, an avalanche safety course
Outdoor adventure inspired Colorado’s Anderson brothers to create Loki Outdoor Gear. Then it took one of their lives.
Dirk Anderson was killed in a motorbike crash and nearly 80-foot fall on Aug. 24 near Grand Junction. His brother, Seth, heard his last words in an attempted call for help.
Colorado companies making everything from kayaks to sleeping bags may be eligible for exemptions, but it's unknown territory