Zebra unveils innovative new trade website
Zebra Products Ltd, is launching a brand new business-to-business website at BETA International (24-26 January) which will transform the way retailers order and update their stock.
Bootylicious prize up for grabs
It’s the season of goodwill and Zebra Products are in a generous mood. They’ve teamed up with Cavallo to offer a fantastic competition prize – a brand new pair of Cavallo boots plus two tickets to Olympia* worth up to £600.
Run via Zebra’s social media (Twitter and Facebook), all you need to do is take a photo in your current boots and post it using #bootie, making sure you also tag @zebraproducts. The more creative the better and if you need any inspiration, just check out Cavallo ambassador, Michael Eilberg’s effort! The competition closes on Wednesday 9 December and the winner, picked by Michael, will be announced on Thursday 10 December.
This is a brilliant prize so I’m sure there will be lots of entries to choose from,’ said Simon Middleton, managing director of Zebra Products, exclusive distributors of Cavallo in the UK. ‘Olympia is a really fun and festive occasion and topped off with a pair of brand new Cavallo boots, someone is in for a great early Christmas present!’
*Tickets are for the evening performance on Tuesday 15 December.
UVEX VG1 Helmets
Delivery of the much anticipated Uvex VG1 helmets will take place in January 2016 for the beginning of the competitive 2016 season. All of the governing associations, BD, BS, BE, PC, BHS, BRS etc have announced that they are accepting the new VG1 standard from 1st January onwards, and that it complies with all their rulings.
Uvex have dedicated their resources to developing and exceeding the requirements of this new revised standard, to ensure as smooth a process as possible. Thomas Dautermann flew in to spend the week with BSI to oversee the rigorous testing processes required for the kitemark, and production has now commenced.
Uvex would like to thank all of their loyal retailers for their patience and understanding during the past 12 months and would like to reassure customers that this has been noticed and much appreciated.
Robert saddles up for dual partnership
Leading Italian saddlery brand Equipe and renowned horse boot manufacturer Veredus have announced a partnership with one of the country's most successful young show jumpers, Robert Murphy.
Fourteen-year-old Robert, who has been competing since he was nine, lives in Preston, Lancashire where he trains with his well-known show jumper father, Peter Murphy.