TITLE

PACKS WITH PURPOSE

AUTHOR(S)
Siber, Kate
PUB. DATE
July 2010
SOURCE
SGB;Jul/Aug2010, Vol. 43 Issue 4, p56
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information related to changing trends in backpacks. It has been stated that retailers and manufacturers are noticing incredible shrinkage of pack sizes and weights. It has also been stated that new ways of adventuring has paved the way to create new technologies in packs with more comfort, fit and value. Kelly Martinez, inventory analyst for packs at REI, said that the firm has recorded remarkable success in 2010 in the athletic packs.
ACCESSION #
52915810

 

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