We want your input as we plan INDUSTRY + INTELLIGENCE DAY 2017

We are looking for your ideas and feedback on plans for the 2017 INDUSTRY + INTELLIGENCE Day.  This iconic education event will happen Wednesday, January 25th, the day prior to 2017 Snow Show opening. 

Topics: Events, seminars, Trends

La Niña Winters – A Short History

At SIA, we keep a running history of winters including weather, sales, participants, skier/snowboarder visits, etc. We don’t do this just because they all seem to run together after a while, and they do.  We are historians because it help us project sales and participation for coming seasons. ...

Topics: Trends

How Brands are Meeting Growing Demand for Women’s-Specific Designs

Stretch, soft-to-hand fabrics, heat-holding features and flattering form are all key design elements in women’s apparel for 2016-17. That recipe isn’t oh-so-simple—and the pressure is on: Last season, women’s outerwear sales rose 13 percent in dollars sold, jumping to $783 million, according to...

Topics: SIA Snow Show, Trends