Bozeman, Mont. –Teko Socks, an innovative leader in both performance and sustainable socks, is returning to The Running Event, December 7-10, 2011 at the Austin Convention Center in Austin, Texas. The annual event is the premiere conference and expo for the running specialty market.
This year’s expo will feature hundreds of exhibitors, speakers, workshops and events, including presentations honoring the year’s best running stores and new inductees into The Running Specialty Hall of Fame. Teko is the official sponsor of the event’s Sock Bar, where attendees can take the latest footwear for fall 2012 for a true test run along the river trail outside the Austin Convention Center or on The Running Event’s new indoor track.
“The Running Event offers a chance for retailers and manufactures to get together and experience the latest product offerings from the industry’s leading innovators,” said Shawn Pritchett, sales director for Teko. “As Teko continues to build on its trusted brand name in the performance sock category, the expo is a great way to demonstrate our continued dedication to the specialty running market.”
Stop by the Teko Socks booth #248 to catch a sneak peak of Teko’s new eVapor8™ technical sock collection made of 100 percent post-consumer recycled poly, available February 2012. eVapor8™ is an ultralight, ultrafine and super-soft fiber perfect for running. Teko combined eVapor8™ with their technical, snug-fitting Evolution Fit™ to offer support and incredible moisture management. To schedule an appointment, please call 406.586.5258.
Teko’s new S3° SIN3RGI line includes the Women’s and Men’s Evolution Fit Light Minicrew and Light Low, which have strike-zone cushioning ideal for running. Like all Teko socks, the S3° SIN3RGI and eVapor8™ lines are produced exclusively in the USA using sustainable business practices and utilizing bluesign® certification, GOTS certified organic merino wool and post-consumer recycled polyesters.
For more information about the Running Event, please visit: http://www.therunningevent.com/.
About Teko Socks
Teko socks launched in 2004 with a core goal in mind: to create the best socks on the planet that are also the best socks for the planet.With that mission guiding the way, Teko has been a truly innovative leader in the category, creating both performance and sustainable socks. The company has valued a balance between performance and reducing their carbon footprint, and continues to lead the industry not only through its sustainable manufacturing and sourcing, but also by innovating wool as a performance fiber with these incredible wool blends, such as their recycled tekoPOLY fiber is made from 100-percent post-consumer waste, like plastic bottles.
Teko socks are knitted in the U.S. using 100-percent wind-power, and the offices are powered by solar.Read more about Teko Socks at http://www.tekosocks.com and Hyalite Outdoor Group at www.hyaliteoutdoorgroup.com