Maine Outdoor Brands News

November 2018

By November 14, 2018 No Comments

November 2018

If you read nothing else …

The three most important things for you to know.

  1. Love a good discount? We’re compiling a list.
  2. Check out MOB’s video premiere on Facebook on November 8th!
  3. Two members were featured in Forbes this month! Read the articles below.

Mark your calendar for these can’t miss events.

November 8th, 2pm
Premiere of Maine Makers: A Tradition of Craft and Innovation
MOB Facebook Page

November 8-11
Outdoor Retailer: Winter Market
Denver, CO

November 28th
MOB First Anniversary Party!
Bunker Brewing Co
Portland, ME
Be on the lookout for an RSVP

Member Discounts

Recently, a few MOB members have offered to provide discounts and pro deals to other members. We are working on putting together a holiday guide to compile these great offers, which range anywhere from 5%-40% off products and services. If you’re interested in offering a discount, please email isabel@maineoutdoorbrands.com

Video Premiere

On November 8th, Maine Outdoor Brands will be premiering Maine Makers: A Tradition of Craft and Innovation, a video produced by 360 Media Venturesfeaturing MOB members! Tune in on MOB’s Facebook page at 2pm to watch. Better yet, share the trailer with your followers, and help let Maine and beyond know about the incredible things our members are doing!

Watch the video at maineoutdoorbrands.com/media

Next Up, Denver!

Maine Outdoor Brands, Live and Work in Maine, Maine & Company, Good To-Go, Sea Bags, and more MOB members are headed to Outdoor Retailer: Winter Market this November! NPD’s Matt Powell (former Breakfast Briefing speaker) will be in MOB’s booth on Thursday at 3pm, prior to the in-person premiere of our video. Stay tuned on our social media for updates and photos!

In the News

It’s been a big month for Flowfold, they’re in the process of moving their officeAND were featured in Forbes!

Flowfold wasn’t the only MOB member to make it into Forbes this month… there was a great article about Good to-Go too!

LL Bean partnered with local breweries to promote their small batch bean boots.

Wallace James is moving to a new space in Portland!

Member-Hosted Events

Grain Surfboards
Join Gran Surfboards at Bissell Brothers Tuesday, Nov 13th at 6pm for Volume 5 of Storyteller Nights, a fun and casual night of Maine-made beer and boards. Hear Mike talk the beginnings of Grain and how they’ve come to where they are today.

Salt Pump Climbing

After attending MOB’s first anniversary party on Nov 28th, head over to Salt Pump Climbing. From 6:30 to 7:30 pm author Chris Kalman will be speaking about his book, As Above, So Below. This is free to attend., and there will also be a raffle to benefit the Climbing Grief Fund.

Sunday, Dec 2nd – Reel Rock Film Tour

Now in it’s 13th year, the Reel Rock Film Tour premiers 4 short films about the climbers’ propelling the sport forward. More info about each of the films and the trailer is located here: https://reelrocktour.com/.

Get your ticket here: https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3661113
Email john@saltpumpclimbing.com if you’re interested in sponsoring!

Are you hosting an event? Send details to isabel@maineoutdoorbrands.com to be published on social and in the newsletter!

Welcome to our New Members!