01.15.2010

REI and Arbor Announce Snowboard Contest Design Winners

After careful review of art and votes submitted to its online snowboard design contest, REI , a national retailer providing quality outdoor gear and clothing, and Arbor , a collective of artists, designers and friends who snowboard, skateboard and surf, announce a grand-prize winner whose design will be added to its 2010 – 2011 snowboard collection and sold exclusively at REI.
01.14.2010

REI to Open New Store in Bozeman, Mont.

REI (Recreational Equipment, Inc.), a retail co-op providing quality outdoor gear and clothing, today announced plans to open a new store in Bozeman, Mont. in the spring of 2010. The store complements REI’s retail presence in Missoula, Mont.
01.12.2010

REI’s New Store in Norwalk, Conn. to Outfit Outdoor Enthusiasts

Recreational Equipment, Inc. (REI), a retail co-op providing quality outdoor gear and clothing, today announced plans to open a new store in Norwalk, Conn. in the fall of 2010.
11.30.2009

REI Launches First Ever "Find Out" Television Commercials

SEATTLE – Starting today, REI (Recreational Equipment, Inc.) is launching two commercials in select cities that mark the company’s foray into broadcast advertising.  The advertisements, created by BBDO Atlanta, run in eight cities from November 30 through December 24 and complement REI’s seasonal marketing "Find Out" campaign.
11.18.2009

REI Snow Report Relaunches with Updated Functionality for iPhone Users

As outdoor enthusiasts everywhere eagerly anticipate a bountiful winter season, the updated REI Snow Report is poised to help iPhone users know where to head for the best conditions for their skiing, snowboarding and snowshoeing adventures. The free application is a result of a partnership between REI (Recreational Equipment, Inc.), the national outdoor gear and apparel retailer, and Zumobi, a leading mobile media company that develops and publishes branded applications for next-generation smartphones on the Zumobi Network.
10.28.2009

Design it, Submit it, Win it and Ride it!

REI, a national retailer providing quality outdoor gear and clothing, and Arbor, a collective of artists, designers and friends who snowboard, skateboard and surf, kick-start the snow season with a “call for artists” to submit designs for the REI and Arbor 2010 snowboard design contest.
10.14.2009

REI Holds Twinkie® Roasts to Beckon Mother Nature for a Hearty Snowfall

SEATTLE – National outdoor gear and apparel retailer REI (Recreational Equipment, Inc.) today held the first of many Twinkie Roasts across the country, a quirky annual employee event to beckon Mother Nature to provide a hearty snowfall on behalf of snowsports lovers everywhere. 
09.22.2009

REI Statement on “Prize Winning Payout” Scam

Kent, WA – A company falsely identifying itself as REI (Recreational Equipment Inc.) recently launched a scam sweepstakes claiming that individuals have won a “Consumer Promotion Drawing.” The company and promotion are not associated with REI in any way and the check included in the mailing is counterfeit.
08.25.2009

REI Reappoints Jose Ignacio Lozano and Brenda Davis to Board of Directors

Recreational Equipment, Inc. (REI), a national retail cooperative providing quality outdoor gear and clothing, today announced the reappointment of Jose Ignacio Lozano and Brenda Davis to one-year terms on the company’s board of directors.
06.17.2009

Statement by Sally Jewell, REI President and CEO about Obama and Salazar actions to get Americans outdoors

The National Audubon Society and the REI Foundation today announced the funding of a significant program that will allow Audubon to study its existing offerings and community collaborations and design future nature programs that better support the needs and interests of culturally diverse individuals and families.