SGB Update Outdoor

Mammut Sports Group Appoints Country Manager for Austria

Manuel Kronberger as the new country manager for Austria, leading the strategic and operational efforts for the market. Joining him are Hermann Eder and Christian Holzer to manage sales from the company’s new showroom in Salzburg.

Kent Outdoors Appoints New CEO

Randy Hales, the company’s new CEO, most recently was the CEO of Next Level Apparel. Hales replaces Ken Meidell.

Amazon’s Annual Prime Day Returns in July

Over the course of last year, Amazon customers saved nearly $24 billion from deals and coupons—with Prime members enjoying the vast majority of those savings—including over $2.5 billion during Prime Day 2023,

UK Retail Sales Rebound in May

Retail sales in the United Kingdom rose 2.9 percent in May, up from a revised 1.8 percent fall in April, the Office for National Statistics said.

Target Corporation Shifts Senior Merchant and Marketing Roles

Christina Hennington, currently chief growth officer, has been named chief strategy and growth officer, Rick Gomez has been appointed chief commercial officer, and Lisa Roath, current CMO, will take on the role of chief merchandising officer of food, essentials and beauty,

Stan’s NoTubes Hires Product Manager and Engineer

Brendon Brogan was hired by Stan’s NoTubes as a product manager and Kai Gabriel as an engineer, who interned for the company while attending Penn State University for mechanical engineering with a minor in engineering design.

Garmin Appoints Co-COOs

Patrick Desbois and Brad Trenkle were promoted to the newly created role as co-chief operating officers (Co-COO), effective July 1, 2024. Desbois had been Garmin’s EVP of operations, while Trenkle led the company’s outdoor segment.