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News Article | May 9, 2017
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The two companies also announced that further tests of the HYDRO_BOT panels have shown encouraging results for the moisture management solution. HYDRO_BOT, a new revolutionising technology for moisture management was first introduced at ISPO earlier this year. HYDRO_BOT will solve one of the biggest challenges in sports, work and protective clothing: to transport moisture to matches human sweat rates in various climates, conditions and activity levels. Behind HYDRO_BOT is Osmotex, a Swiss-Norwegian start-up dedicated to developing solutions for electro osmosis for moisture management. The Swiss leading textile manufacturer, Schoeller Textil AG is the production partner for the HYDRO_BOT panels. The agreement means that Schoeller will market HYDRO_BOT to its clients and enable Omotex to support new client projects with HYDRO_BOT with all the hallmark qualities a world-leading Swiss textile manufacturer. The first product to consumer is planned with KJUS, a leading innovator in ski-, golf- and lifestyle wear. They will be the first leading brand to take HYDRO_BOT to market in selected skiwear products planned for the 2018/2019 season. On-going testing in the reign of Empa, the Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, suggest that everything is proceeding to plan with the expected quality. “World-class testing of HYDRO_BOT is crucial, and we are pleased with the results to date. The agreement with Schoeller now also finally secures our quality production, and we are soon ready to provide samples for the demo jackets for 2018/19 season,” says Trond Heldal, Director of R&D and Operations at Osmotex and the lead researcher on the decade long research and development effort. “It is our speciality to bring highly-functional fabrics, knits and innovative textile technologies to market. With HYDRO_BOT we enable a totally new functionality to be brought into garments. Now we are step closer to the new reality smart textile performance”, says Siegfried Winkelbeiner, CEO of Schoeller Textil AG.


BOSTON & FRANKFURT--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Bemis Associates, bonding innovation and design partner for the world’s leading performance, technical, lifestyle and luxury brands, is showcasing its complete suite of Sewfree® Bonding solutions at Techtextil in Frankfurt, Germany – including new product LuxeLiner, Nylock, and integrated technology to inspire and innovate with partners in new industrial markets. Booth displays range from versatile technical applications to cooperative technology and integrated garments from leading partners including Google, Athos, Kate Spade, Huawei and Amazon. “With more than 107 years in the business of Sewfree bonding technology, our goal is to continually ask ourselves what we can be doing now to push the limits. How can we keep designing, constructing, and creating cool stuff?” asked Lacey Johnson, Global Brand Manager. “We value our partnerships as the key – striving to harness the combination of imagination and strategic collaboration.” Debuting at Techtextil, Bemis has launched the next generation of liners for reversible and unlined totes that’s 6-8% lighter than what is currently on the market. Using LuxeLiner, designers can choose the design, color and finish to create more durable and customizable handbags – without sacrificing quality or real leather hand-feel. Soft and sturdy, the product also allows designers to cut, bond, and go, eliminating the need for outsourced production. As debuted at Winter Outdoor Retailer and ISPO, Nylock has changed the game for the outdoor industry by providing designers with an unprecedented bonding solution for tightly woven, lightweight fabrics and smooth finishes. For both construction and aesthetics, it’s the most robust offering for nylon bonding in the world, eliminating the trade-off of performance vs. aesthetic. As just one example of the innovative application made possible with Bemis technology is the infusion of connectivity into garments and other consumer electronics. Keeping the most important components dry, Bemis’ Sewfree® technology allows for the communication of the body's movements through sleekly encapsulated garment fibers. The possibilities don’t stop at fabrics – Bemis’ technology adheres to materials such as metals and coated plastics for use in countless other consumer goods. “We pride ourselves as being problem solvers for our partners,” said Roi Ben-Itzhak, Global Director of Business Development. “How can we provide a valuable, measurable solution to improve the quality or functionality of a design – or make something new entirely?” For more information on Bemis, including tech specs and samples, please visit www.bemisworldwide.com, or contact us at letsbond@bemisworldwide.com or (978) 425-6761. At Bemis, we partner with the world's great technical, performance, luxury and lifestyle brands to design, create and construct cool stuff. Collaborating closely with designers and developers, we devise solutions to help make their products higher performance, lower profile and better fitting. For over a hundred years we have spanned the globe to work with clients seeking ways to go beyond the limits, to engineer imagination. We make your ideas happen. For more information on the company and its innovative line of seamless construction and Sewfree Bonding products, you can visit the company’s website, Tumblr, Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter, LinkedIn or Facebook.


News Article | February 9, 2017
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SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Black Diamond Equipment, Ltd., a global innovator in climbing, skiing, mountain sports equipment and apparel, and a subsidiary of Black Diamond, Inc. (NASDAQ:BDE), collected several industry and media awards at the recent Outdoor Retailer Winter Market and ISPO Munich tradeshows. "Black Diamond Equipment is honored to have earned several recent industry accolades," said John Walbrecht, president of Black Diamond Equipment. " To be surrounded by our peers in the winter ski categories and to be recognized for the most exceptional products in our trade is something we take pride in as a category-leading brand and as an employer.” At ISPO Munich 2017, which ended yesterday and is Europe’s largest tradeshow for the active lifestyle market, Black Diamond Equipment was recognized with an ISPO Gold Award in the gloves & headwear category for its new three-in-one glove system, the Helio Glove. The Helio Glove, designed for weight conscious ski mountaineers and alpinists, features an ultralight Dyneema ripstop shell with goat leather palm and fingers, powder cuffed with a one-hand drawcord closure. At Outdoor Retailer Winter Market, which was held in January in Salt Lake City, Gear Patrol awarded Black Diamond Equipment’s Boundary Pro 107 ski with an Editor’s Choice Award, which showcases the best gear from the show. The Boundary Pro 107 was one of only 14 products recognized and the only ski in the category. The full lineup of Outdoor Retailer Winter Market and ISPO Munich 2017 awards is included below: Fritschi’s Tecton 12 was awarded “Gear of the Show” by Outside magazine, GearJunkie.com and TheManual.com. Black Diamond Equipment and Fritschi, a Swiss manufacturer of innovative alpine touring bindings and accessories, are longtime business partners, and Black Diamond Equipment is the exclusive distributor of Fritschi products in North America. The Tecton 12 combines the tech-style toe unit of Fritschi’s Vipec bindings that feature a pre-defined lateral safety release, with the added benefits of an innovative heel-locking lever. “Winning these awards conveys our team’s ability to understand the needs of climbers, skiers and mountain athletes by bringing the most relevant, thoughtfully-designed and high-performance gear to market,” said Doug Heinrich, Black Diamond Equipment’s vice president of product. Black Diamond’s fall 2017 collection will arrive at specialty retail in summer 2017. About Black Diamond Equipment, Ltd. Black Diamond Equipment, Ltd. is a global leader in creating innovative outdoor engineered equipment and apparel for climbing, mountaineering, backpacking, skiing and a wide range of other year-round outdoor activities. Black Diamond®, and its sister brand PIEPS™, are synonymous with performance, innovation, durability and safety in the outdoor consumer community. Headquartered in Salt Lake City at the base of the Wasatch Mountains, our products are designed and exhaustively tested by an engaged team of discerning entrepreneurs and engineers. The Black Diamond® culture of precision and excellence enhance the authenticity of our brands, inspire product innovation and strengthen customer loyalty. Black Diamond Equipment's products are sold in approximately 50 countries around the world. For additional information, please visit our website at www.blackdiamondequipment.com or www.pieps.com. About Black Diamond, Inc. Black Diamond, Inc. (the “Company”) is a publicly-traded (NASDAQ:BDE) holding company which seeks opportunities to acquire and grow businesses that can generate durable free cash flows and attractive returns. The Company has substantial cash balances and net operating tax loss carryforwards which we are seeking to redeploy to maximize shareholder value in a diverse array of businesses. Currently, Black Diamond Equipment, Ltd. is its only operating subsidiary. Black Diamond Equipment, Ltd. is a global innovator in climbing, skiing, mountain sports equipment and apparel. For additional information, please visit our corporate website at www.blackdiamond-inc.com. Forward-Looking Statements Please note that in this press release we may use words such as “appears,” “anticipates,” “believes,” “plans,” “expects,” “intends,” “future,” and similar expressions which constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements are made based on our expectations and beliefs concerning future events impacting the Company and therefore involve a number of risks and uncertainties. We caution that forward-looking statements are not guarantees and that actual results could differ materially from those expressed or implied in the forward-looking statements. Potential risks and uncertainties that could cause the actual results of operations or financial condition of the Company to differ materially from those expressed or implied by forward-looking statements in this release include, but are not limited to, the overall level of consumer spending on our products; general economic conditions and other factors affecting consumer confidence; disruption and volatility in the global capital and credit markets; the financial strength of the Company's customers; the Company's ability to implement its reformation and growth strategy, including its ability to organically grow each of its historical product lines, the ability of the Company to identify potential acquisition or investment opportunities as part of its redeployment and diversification strategy; the Company’s ability to successfully redeploy its capital into diversifying assets or that any such redeployment will result in the Company’s future profitability; the Company’s exposure to product liability or product warranty claims and other loss contingencies; stability of the Company's manufacturing facilities and foreign suppliers; the Company's ability to protect patents, trademarks and other intellectual property rights; fluctuations in the price, availability and quality of raw materials and contracted products as well as foreign currency fluctuations; our ability to utilize our net operating loss carryforwards; and legal, regulatory, political and economic risks in international markets. More information on potential factors that could affect the Company's financial results is included from time to time in the Company's public reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K, Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q, and Current Reports on Form 8-K. All forward-looking statements included in this press release are based upon information available to the Company as of the date of this press release, and speak only as of the date hereof. We assume no obligation to update any forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date of this press release.


HANGZHOU, Chine, 21 février 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- YIJIAN, la marque chinoise leader de tapis roulants, a lancé ses nouveaux produits à la pointe de la technologie lors de l'ISPO Munich de 2017. YIJIAN a lancé en même temps, avec le thème « Prévoir l'avenir », le premier système mondial...


News Article | February 20, 2017
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HANGZHOU, China, 20 de febrero de 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- En 2017 ISPO Munich, YIJIAN, la principal marca china de cinta de correr, lanzó sus nuevos productos de alta tecnología. Al mismo tiempo, con "Foresee the Future" como tema, YIJIAN lanzó "Future AI", que fue la primera inteligencia...


News Article | February 20, 2017
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HANGZHOU, China, 20. Februar 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- YIJIAN, die führende chinesische Laufbandmarke, stellte auf der ISPO Munich 2017 seine neuen Hightech-Produkte vor. Gleichzeitig präsentierte YIJIAN unter dem Thema „Foresee the Future" Die Zukunft vorhersehen sein „Future AI", das erste...


News Article | February 20, 2017
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HANGZHOU, China, 20. Februar 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- YIJIAN, die führende chinesische Laufbandmarke, stellte auf der ISPO Munich 2017 seine neuen Hightech-Produkte vor. Gleichzeitig präsentierte YIJIAN unter dem Thema „Foresee the Future" [Die Zukunft vorhersehen] sein „Future AI", das erste Laufband der Welt mit künstlicher Intelligenz. Das „Future AI" System ist ein Beweis für YIJIANs weltweit führende intelligente Technologie und unterstreicht die Stärke von „China-Smart Made". YIJIAN hat dank seiner, auf hohen und dauerhaften Input in F&E zurückzuführenden Innovation ausreichend Selbstvertrauen, um seine globale Expansionsstrategie zu beschleunigen. Die 286 patentierten Laufbandtechnologien von YIJIAN basieren auf 100 Millionen Dollar Investitionen in F&E im vergangenen Jahrzehnt. Im Jahr 2016 erreichte dieser Betrag 15 % des Gesamtumsatzes und ist damit in China einzigartig. Am 6. Februar wurde „Future AI" zum ersten Mal auf dem großen Bildschirm am New York Times Square vorgestellt. Diese Veranstaltung läutete das Zeitalter des Laufbandes mit künstlicher Intelligenz offiziell ein. Huffington Post, die als erste Internetzeitschrift der Welt und Gewinner des Pulitzer Preises bekannt ist, veröffentlichte einen Sonderbeitrag über das Thema, wie Produkte mit künstlicher Intelligenz unser intelligentes Leben bereichern könnten und stellte seiner weltweiten Leserschaft das herausragende Design und die überzeugenden Funktionen des „Future AI" vor: es ist mehr als nur eine Maschine, es interagiert mit Ihnen, um Ihre persönlichen Bedürfnisse zu befriedigen und schafft die idealen Voraussetzungen für Bodybuilding. Alles was Sie tun müssen, ist das Gerät und Ihr Training genießen.


News Article | February 20, 2017
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HANGZHOU, China, Feb. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- At 2017 ISPO Munich, YIJIAN, the top Chinese treadmill brand launched its high-tech new products. At the same time, with "Foresee the Future" as the theme, YIJIAN released "Future AI", which was the world's first artificial intelligence for treadmill. The "Future AI" system manifests YIJIAN's world-leading smart technology, and highlights the strength of "China-Smart Made". YIJIAN has enough confidence to accelerate its global expansion strategy thanks to its technological innovation brought by the high and consistent input on R&D. The 286 treadmill patented technologies owned by YIJIAN arise from its 100-million-dollar investment on R&D accumulated over the past decade. This figure in 2016 accounted for over 15% of the total revenue, which was the only one of its kind in China. On February 6th, "Future AI" made its debut on the big screen at New York Times Square. This event officially announced coming of the treadmill artificial intelligence era. Huffington Post, known as the world's first internet newspaper and the Pulitzer winner, specifically published a feature article to discuss how AI products could enrich our intelligent life, and introduced the outstanding design and powerful features of "Future AI" to global readers: it is more than a machine; it also interacts with you to satisfy your personal needs and creates the most favorable conditions for bodybuilding. All you have to do is to enjoy it, and enjoy exercising.


News Article | February 20, 2017
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HANGZHOU, China, 20 de febrero de 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- En 2017 ISPO Munich, YIJIAN, la principal marca china de cinta de correr, lanzó sus nuevos productos de alta tecnología. Al mismo tiempo, con "Foresee the Future" como tema, YIJIAN lanzó "Future AI", que fue la primera inteligencia artificial del mundo para cinta de correr. El sistema "Future AI" manifiesta la tecnología inteligente líder en el mundo de YIJIAN, y destaca la fuerza de "China-Smart Made". YIJIAN tiene suficiente confianza para acelerar su estrategia de expansión global gracias a su innovación tecnológica debida a su alta y consistente inversión en I+D. Las 286 tecnologías de cinta patentadas propiedad de YIJIAN proceden de su inversión de 100 millones de dólares en I+D acumulada en la última década. Esta cifra en 2016 supuso más del 15% de los ingresos totales, que fueron los únicos de su tipo en China. El 6 de febrero, "Future AI" hizo su debut en la gran pantalla en New York Times Square. Este evento anunció oficialmente la llegada de la era de la inteligencia artificial en cintas. El Huffington Post, conocido como el primer periódico en Internet del mundo y ganador del premio Pulitzer, publicó específicamente un artículo para discutir cómo los productos AI podrían enriquecer nuestra vida inteligente, e introdujo el diseño destacado y características potentes de "Future AI" a los lectores globales: Es más que una máquina; también interactúa con usted para satisfacer sus necesidades personales y crear las condiciones más favorables para la musculación. Todo lo que tiene que hacer es disfrutarla, y disfrutar haciendo ejercicio.


HANGZHOU, Chine, 21 février 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- YIJIAN, la marque chinoise leader de tapis roulants, a lancé ses nouveaux produits à la pointe de la technologie lors de l'ISPO Munich de 2017. YIJIAN a lancé en même temps, avec le thème « Prévoir l'avenir », le premier système mondial d'intelligence artificielle pour tapis roulant, « IA du futur ». Le système « IA du futur » révèle la technologie intelligente leader à l'échelle mondiale de YIJIAN et met en lumière la robustesse d'« Intelligent fabriqué en Chine ». YIJIAN a acquis l'assurance nécessaire pour accélérer sa stratégie d'expansion internationale grâce aux innovations technologiques provenant des apports élevés et constants du service de R et D. Les technologies brevetées du tapis roulant 286 détenues par YIJIAN sont le fruit de l'accumulation d'investissements d'une valeur de 100 millions USD dans la R et D au cours de la dernière décennie. Ce chiffre de 2016 représentait plus de 15 % du total du chiffre d'affaires et il était le seul de ce type en Chine. « IA du futur » a fait ses débuts le 6 février sur le grand écran du New York Times Square. Cet événement a officiellement annoncé l'avènement de l'ère de l'intelligence artificielle pour tapis roulant. Huffington Post, qui est connu comme le premier journal Internet du monde et un gagnant du prix Pulitzer, a publié spécialement un article de fond pour discuter de la façon dont les produits IA pourraient enrichir notre vie intelligente, et il a introduit aux lecteurs mondiaux le design remarquable et les fonctionnalités puissantes de l'« IA du futur » : c'est plus qu'une machine, il interagit également avec vous pour répondre à vos besoins personnels et crée les conditions les plus favorables pour la musculation. Tout ce que vous avez à faire est d'en profiter et prendre du plaisir lors de l'exercice physique.

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