Home / Knowledge / News / Fashion / Uptown to have newest Columbia branded store
Uptown to have newest Columbia branded store
Apr '10
Columbia Sportswear Company a leading innovator in the global outdoor apparel and footwear industries, announced that it plans to open its newest Columbia branded store on Thursday, April 8 in Minneapolis' Uptown neighborhood.

Located at 3014 Hennepin Avenue South, the new 11,000 square-foot store will feature Columbia's innovative and high-performance outdoor apparel, footwear, accessories and equipment, as well as stylish Sorel brand footwear.

"We are thrilled to showcase our innovative outdoor products to the active Minneapolis Uptown residents," said Tim Boyle, president and chief executive officer, Columbia Sportswear Company. "Minnesota residents and visitors love to hike, bike, ski, fish, hunt, golf or simply enjoy the beauty of the great outdoors, and Columbia offers the outdoor products and technologies they need to enjoy all their activities in comfort, rain or shine."

Grand opening events for the new store will begin Thursday, April 8 at 6 p.m. with an evening of live music and prizes, including the company's award-winning Mobex backpack, valued at $100.00, for the first 50 people to enter the store.

Customers will have the opportunity to win $500 gift cards on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Columbia will also tap into the Minneapolis music scene, showcasing local bands in a 'mini music festival' inside the store throughout the weekend. In addition, 10 percent of combined weekend sales from the Uptown store and Columbia's Mall of America store will benefit Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness.

Columbia customers will also have the chance to enter to win an amazing "Greater Outdoors Getaway" for 4 to the Boundary Waters Wilderness. The trip will include luxury villa accommodations at the award-winning River Point Resort, a guided canoe trip on the Boundary Waters, a fuel and food allowance, and a $500 Columbia Gift Card. Customers can enter to win at the new Uptown store on Hennepin Ave. S. or at the Columbia Mall of America store during the weekend of April 9-11, 2010. See stores for official rules and details. No purchase necessary.

Columbia's Uptown Minneapolis store will be open Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sundays from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Columbia Sportswear Company

Must ReadView All

Courtesy: Pexels

Fashion | On 23rd Jun 2018

Nigerian bank launches N1 bn fund for fashion entrepreneur

Nigeria’s Bank of Industry has set aside 1 billion Naira (N) to...

Courtesy: Tayal

Textiles | On 23rd Jun 2018

Tayal textile factory in Algeria starts exports to Turkey

Algeria’s largest textile factory, the joint Algerian-Turkish company ...

Courtesy: Manhattan Beachwear

Fashion | On 23rd Jun 2018

Manhattan Beachwear in global partnership with BCBG Group

Manhattan Beachwear, the largest swimwear manufacturer in the US, has ...

Interviews View All

Smith Vaghasia
Sanado India

Online remains the best destination for shopping

Ghanshyam Ghoghari
Kimora Fashion

Bridalwear is not about reds and whites anymore

Subhashini Srinivasan
The S Studio

Ethnicwear market will see an upward trend if uniqueness and quality are...

Abhishek Pachauri

Reckon Industries adapts latest systems for manufacturing from designing...

Kamal Kulshreshth

Colorjet is among the fastest-growing wide format digital inkjet print...

Sugandha Bhardwaj

<div>New Delhi-based Brinjal Designs Pvt Ltd manufactures home furnishing...

Johan Berlin
InvestKonsult Sweden AB

Investkonsult Sweden AB has been buying and selling second-hand textile...

Paolo Ocleppo
Sandvik Hyperion

Paolo Ocleppo, Rotary Cutting Segment manager, Sandvik Hyperion discusses...

Lynda Kelly
Suominen Corporation

Suominen Corporation is a manufacturer of nonwovens as roll goods for...

Anisha Chaudhari
Threads & Shirts

Threads &amp; Shirts is a freshly-tailored concept providing men/women a...

Robert Brunner

Golfwear and menswear brand Devereux is set for greener pastures. Robert...

Madhu Jain
Madhu Jain

She grew up in the walled city of Old Delhi, completed her studies, and...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


Letter To Editor

(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies


Leave your Comments

June 2018

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

news category

Related Categories:

Advanced Search