Post-Game Relaxation

Griffin, Cara
January 2007
SGB;Jan2007, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p50
Trade Publication
The article looks at sporting goods that combine comfort and technology. Mountain Khakis is focusing on expanding and improving on the best sellers in its lifestyle collection by offering product fusing comfort and durability. Women's specialist Isis is offering the Isis Life Collection. Photographs of various products, including New Balance's 977 outdoor, off-road walking shoe and Gramicci's Long Island Zip-Up shirt, are presented.


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