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ispo DuPont award winners reap benefits

GERMANY -- As winners of the sixth annual ispo DuPont BrandNew Awards at the summer event in August, several have already seen the benefits.

GERMANY -- As winners of the sixth annual ispo DuPont BrandNew Awards at the summer event in August, several have already seen the benefits. For example, Liquid Ice has expanded its international sales network into 10 countries. "I won an initial contract for over 500,000 euros with a first-time customer," said Gerhard Hassler, managing director of Liquid Ice. "What’s more, I was able to extend the sales network to Sweden, Switzerland, Norway, Denmark, Germany, Canada, New Zealand, South Africa, Spain, Ireland and Saudi-Arabia." Liquid Ice was one of several top winners chosen from 112 applications for the award. Thirty-seven winners and runners-up exhibited at the summer ispo. Registration deadline for the ispo winter 2003 awards is Nov. 1. To qualify for an entry, a company must be less than 4 years old, must be new and innovative, and must not have previously exhibited at ispo. Go to for more information.


Did you hear?... Overall winner of 2002 ispo DuPont BrandNew awards is Nicolai

Winners of the Summer 2002 ispo DuPont BrandNew awards include five from the United States, with the Lycra overall winner being bike manufacturer Nicolai of Germany. The DuPont Special award went to USA-based non-profit Nikao, which manufactures and sells trendy streetwear with more

Did you hear?... Deadline for the ispo DuPont BrandNew award is approaching

The deadline for the ispo DuPont BrandNew award Winter 2002 is approaching. If you have a product that's been out for only short time, email Deadline for their receipt of materials in Germany is Nov. 9. Winners get free booth space. more

ispo BrandNew award winners include six countries

Of eight companies selected as winners in the ispo Dupont BrandNew competition for Winter 2003, six countries are represented, with the overall winner being ZAG Multifunctional skis from France. Winners were selected from 151 applications from 18 countries -- up a third over last more

Did you hear?... Isis wins ispo DuPont BrandNew Women Award

Isis, maker women's outdoor apparel, has won the ispo DuPont BrandNew Women Award for Winter 2002. The ispo DuPont BrandNew Awards are for "young, imaginative, future-oriented and usable brands" and products in the sports sector. Isis was chosen by nine international members of more

Did you hear?... ispo outdoor award winner this year

ispo outdoor award winner this year included: First prize, textile division, Hagloefs Lim Ultimate Jacket and LIM Pants; first prize, footwear, Salomon Techmotion SP kayak shoes; first prize, hardwear, Mammut for its Apollo climbing harness. more

ispo BrandNew Awards announces winners

The jury for the ispo BrandNew, the world's biggest startup contest in the sports gear industry, has selected seven winners and 31 finalists. Although the 44% increase of applicants compared to the previous year meant a lot of work for the 18 jury members at the beginning, they more


Did you hear?...ispo show award winners for outdoor, ski, eco responsibility and 'Sports & Style'

At the ispo trade show in Munich, Germany, the awards seem to never stop. This year, in addition to ski, outdoor and boardsports, the show added awards for "eco responsibility." Plus, in the annual "Sports & Style" awards, normally dominated by high-fashion companies, Prana more


Did you hear?...Ispo BrandNew award winners include outdoor, ski, fitness

Just announced are the winners of the “BrandNew” awards by the ispo trade show. One overall winner and seven category winners were selected from 282 applicants from 28 countries. Each winner will show the company’s products at ispo, Feb. 6-9, 2011, in Munich, Germany. Overall: more


Did you hear?... ispo BrandNew Awards calling for submissions

If you’re a young innovative company making sport products, the ispo BrandNew Awards competition is looking for you. The competition offers a unique platform for newcomers in the sporting goods industry -- and nearly 50 companies will be awarded in eight categories. Click here to more