SGB Update Outdoor

Elevate Textiles Names CEO and Board Director

The company provides textile solutions across various industries, including fashion and functional apparel, footwear, military, fire, medical, athletic, automotive, aerospace, outdoor, and other specialty sectors. 

Anta Opens AntaZero, a Carbon-Neutral Retail Store

Anta Group Executive Director and Co-CEO Lai Shixian and Anta Brand CEO Tsui Yeung opened the AntaZero store, advancing sustainable retail practices in China’s apparel and footwear industry. 

Big Agnes Re-Works Two Indie Sales Agency Territories

End2End Outdoor, representing Big Agnes in the Midwest and South Central regions, added the North Central territory to its terrirtory, while Ground Up Sales will represent Big Agnes in the Southeast.

Eagle Claw Fishing Tackle, Co. Names New Chairman

Outgoing Eagle Claw Fishing Tackle Chairman Lee McGill made the decision to step aside, effective April 9, naming Drew McGill as chairman of the Board of Directors from his most recent role as Vice Chairman.

Kent Outdoors Hires Rob Otto as CFO

Founded in 1959 in New London, Ohio, Kent Outdoors is a diverse platform of outdoor brands with a broad product set spanning personal flotation devices, wakeboards, water skis, towable tubes, snowboards, and more.

NRF Promotes Adam Lukoskie to Senior VP

The National Retail Federation promoted Adam Lukoskie, executive director of the NRF Foundation, to also serve as senior vice president of NRF.

The UK Gets a New Surf Shop in Cornwall

UK-based 10 Over Surf Shop is celebrating the grand opening of its concept store in Lantegue Studios in Cornwall, a peninsula to the southwest of Wales in the United Kingdom.