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Celebrating Deuter’s 120th Anniversary at Summer Outdoor Retailer 2018

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With 120 years of building some of the best backpacks on the market behind us, a celebration was in order at Summer Outdoor Market in Denver. Beers, pretzels, music and a whole lot of German hoopla marked the occasion with aplomb. Not to mention, look out for some ground breaking new releases come spring 2019 – redesigns and enhancements to the Aircontact and Trail Pro series as well as the launch of the lightest full-frame kid carrier on the market. Stay tuned for more info.  On to the next 120 years! …read more

Noso Patchdazzle – Keeping Backpacks on the Trail Where They Belong

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Patchdazzle. It sounds like a great trail name for someone doing their third FKT attempt on the Appalachian Trail, right? Actually, it’s an awesome concept being perfected by #girlboss Kelli Jones and her team at Noso, an innovative repair patch company out of Jackson Hole that’s trying to keep our precious gear out of the landfill. How’s Deuter involved? Well, it all started when Becky Marcelliano, Deuter USA marketing manager, got chatting with Kelli at Outdoor Retailer last year. Jones was there gauging interest in a custom logo patch program…read more

Party Over Policy? Rubbing Salt in the OR Wound

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Gone are the days when flannel shirts, beards, and Subarus flock to Salt Lake City for the annual granola festival at the Salt Palace Convention Center. It’s so interesting that the state of Utah – projected to be one of the top states for businesses – would not care about one of its largest industries. And so the Outdoor Retailer show has decided it is time to move away from its Salt Lake home for greener pastures and a state that cares about human-powered recreation. I can’t say I’m surprised…read more

So Long, Utah, See You in Denver – Outdoor Retailer 2017

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In the shadow of the Wasatch Mountains, outdoor industry professionals, media members and retailers gathered for a last time in Salt Lake City to ogle and awe at the latest gear and gadgets for outdoor adventure. That’s right folks, the dust has just settled on Outdoor Retail Summer Market 2017. Of course, Deuter was there in style, showing off the latest from the adventurous minds at Deuter HQ. The first thing everyone noticed was a complete redesign of the color scheme. Tonal is the new paradigm. Looking deeper, they would…read more

Deuter Goes Old School Cool With a Fun New Backpack

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Held each summer in Salt Lake City, Outdoor Retailer Summer Market is North America’s largest summer lifestyle and sports industry trade show, bringing retailers and media together with more than 1,000 brands in the active outdoor lifestyle business. Needless to say, there was more than one backpack brand there … but none of them had as much fun as we did.   Deuter, of course, attends OR. We’ve been quiet, reserved neighbors to other booths over the past few summers, each year showing off new packs in our quiet and reserved (or…read more