While the majority of Gear Institute’s Best New Gear Awards were awarded during Day 1 of the Outdoor Retailer Summer Market trade show, the GI editors reserved a few for gear gems found during explorations of the trade show floor. We awarded 9 awards initially, based on pre-show exposure to the gear, but by the Read more ›
The annual Outdoor Retailer Summer Show kicks off this week, and gear makers from around the world are debuting the new products and innovative ideas for gear slated to hit shelves in time for next year’s summer adventures. After preview peeks at many of the innovations, the Gear Institute team identified a few worthy of Read more ›
For every Outdoor Retailer trade show where brands are introducing new gear to help us make the best of our outdoor experiences, we sift through to find those items that really stand out. Granted, these are not going to be the most amazing thing to help everybody who adventures—they can be as diverse as our Read more ›
Each time the Outdoor Retailer trade show comes around, we ask manufacturers to nominate their best, most innovative products that are coming to market in the next six to twelve months. Our editors sift through the new products and scroll through reams of marketing fluff looking for those that represent true innovation in design and Read more ›
Our editor picks for the most innovative new products unveiled this week at Outdoor Retailer.