June 10, 2020
Coming off a big jump in Q1 sales fueled by the coronavirus pandemic, SPWH discussed its growing e-commerce business at the William Blair investor conference.
With Outdoor Retailer Summer Market cancelled due to Covid-19, owner Emerald X has come up with an online, three-day outdoor business, networking, and educational event to be held July 21-23.
The Chinese retailer saw a revenue increase for the first time since the coronavirus pandemic closed stores there, gaining 6% in May to $338,527,000 from $318,893,000 last year.
The Outdoor Industry Association saw Scott Buelter, CEO of Ascent360, reelected to its board of directors, along with four newly elected directors: Trina Fornerette, brand manager at Waypoint Outdoor; Alison Hill, CEO of LifeStraw; Jennifer McLaren, president & CEO of Smartwool; and Kevin Winkel, founder & GM of Wayward Collective.
Dick’s SG is recalling about 63,000 Field & Stream Life Line, Linesman and Safety Ropes with style number HEH01299, HEH01882Z, or HEH01530 because they can fail when used in freezing conditions.