NEMO Introduces Air Pad with 8+ R-Value

Achieving the highest warmth-to-weight ratio for a sleeping pad, NEMO’s newest product, Tensor Extreme Conditions, offers an 8.5 R-value at 16 ounces for the regular mummy size, featuring the brand’s patent-pending Apex baffle construction and is “the quietest pad in its class.” Backcountry enthusiasts looking for a light, warm pad for year-round use have an option […]

Nikwax Launches Wash for Activewear

Nikwax, the international manufacturer of technical cleaners and waterproofing products for outdoor gear and apparel,  developed a “high-powered” deodorizing cleaner, Sports Refresh, designed to “eliminate odors and help prevent their build-up in athletic and fitness clothing,” offered in a 1-liter bottle. Sports Refresh supports a variety of retail channels with a product “that cares for […]

Good To-Go Launches Ranchero Scramble

Timed for fall, Good To-Go, the dehydrated gourmet meal brand led by Chef Jennifer Scish, introduced a breakfast option, Ranchero Scramble made with tomatoes, onions, chilis, and spices too pair with scrambled eggs, black beans and cilantro. Following the release of the company’s Breakfast Hash this past Spring, the Ranchero Scramble comes in a single […]

Nemo Extends Endless Promise Program Toward A 100 Percent Recyclable Line

Nemo, the independent designer of outdoor gear and accessories, reported it partnered with Ambercycle, a Los Angeles-based company that “regenerates end-of-life textiles into new materials for brands and manufacturers.” The collaboration extends Nemo’s Endless Promise program toward a 100 percent recyclable product line. Nemo’s Endless Promise collection debuted in 2023 with the launch of the […]

NEMO Announces 2024 Collection

Nemo’s 2024 collection, with sustainability at the forefront, includes packs and duffels expanding on the brand’s 100 percent recyclable “Endless Promise” Collection, with each product repairable, resellable and recyclable. Products for 2024 include: The bluesign Double Haul convertible duffel, made with a solution-dyed liner and bluesign-approved, PFAS-free, 100 percent recycled fabrics, can transition from a duffel to […]

Nikwax Develops Factory-Applied DWR For Synthetic Outdoor Fabrics

Nikwax reported it developed a “high-performance, PFAS-free factory-applied Durable Water Repellent (DWR) for synthetic outdoor fabrics.” Outdoor Research, Nikwax’s global launch partner, will showcase Direct.Dry on its series for Fall 2024. “Nikwax Direct.Dry enables us to offer our customers a genuine alternative to conventional DWR treatments, providing them with a high-performing solution that aligns with […]

Nikwax Continues Journey In Plastics Reduction

Nikwax reported that its bottle caps come from 100 percent post-consumer recycled plastic, keeping the brand on target to have 90 percent of its plastic use from recycled plastic by the end of 2023. All of Nikwax’s product bottles and caps come from 100 percent PCR plastic and are recyclable. In 2020, Nikwax transitioned all […]

Good To-Go Launches Savory Breakfast Hash

Good To-Go, the manufacturer of dehydrated meals led by Chef Jennifer Scism, introduced a healthy spin on a traditional breakfast hash with ingredients like butternut squash, spinach, onion, and feta.  Good To-Go’s Breakfast Hash is substantial enough for a complete breakfast or combined with bacon and eggs. Available at retailers and Good To-Go’s site starting […]

Nikwax Introduces Waterproof Down

Nikwax, the manufacturer of PFC-free performance technical cleaners and waterproofing products for outdoor apparel, footwear and gear, introduced its performance waterproof downs—Nikwax Hydrophobic Down+ (NHD+) and Nikwax Hydrophobic Down Recycled (NHD Recycled).  Key features of Nikwax Hydrophobic Down+ waterproof down fill: PFC-free; Exceeds 10,000 minutes on IDFB 18a shake test; Responsible Down Certified; Available in 650-to-900 […]