GSI Outdoors Solidifies Presence in UK and Ireland with New Distribution Company


GSI Outdoors Solidifies Presence in UK and Ireland with New Distribution Company

Spokane, Washington – October 1, 2015 - GSI Outdoors, a leading supplier of innovative outdoor cookware, tableware and accessories has signed a new distribution agreement with Lyon Equipment Ltd in the U.K. Effective January 1, the new distributor will sell, market and support GSI Outdoors products in England, Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland, Scotland and Wales. The announcement was made by Don Scott, co-owner of GSI Outdoors.

“Lyon Equipment is well established in these countries with many years experience in the outdoor market. We know that they will increase our stronghold in the UK and Ireland and help grow our business in these markets while strengthening important partnerships with our retailers,” commented Don.

 Lyon Equipment Ltd currently represents over 15 brands of outdoor, climbing, mountaineering and caving products. Their goal is to capitalize on this reach and help grow the GSI Outdoors brand to its capacity while providing exceptional service to their customers.

 GSI Outdoors currently has agreements with other EU distributors in Belgium, Czech Republic, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Slovakia, Spain and Sweden.

Located in Cumbria, UK, Lyon Equipment can be reached at 44-15396 24040 or

GSI Outdoors is in the business of making cookware and dining products that adapt the comforts of home to active outdoor lifestyles at the campsite, base camp, and anywhere in between. In 1985, brothers Don and Ian Scott and sister Kathy started the company in San Diego, and then moved to Spokane, Washington, in 1995, where they have been ever since. In 2001, GSI Outdoors started distributing outdoor related gifts under the name of Outside Inside. What began as a small distribution company selling blue enamel tableware has expanded into the design, manufacturing, sales, and marketing of an innovative array of outdoor cookware and a whole range of eating and drinking products that are technical, innovative, and fun. GSI Outdoors products are distributed worldwide.


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