June 28, 2006
2006 Exchange Used Luggage To Benefit Abused Women
During Outdoor Retailer's Summer Market, attendees will have the chance to bring in previously owned wheeled luggage in exchange for a new Eagle Creek wheeled item at a "super-pro-deal" price. The purpose: Exchanged items will be donated to local homeless and women's shelters in Salt Lake City.
March 07, 2006
Eagle Creek Enters Business Travel
Eagle Creek today announced its entry into the business travel category with its 11-piece Velocity Collection, which the 30-year innovator of travel gear, luggage, travel accessories and packing solutions will unveil at The Travel Goods Show, March 7-9, 2006, in Las Vegas.
January 31, 2006
REI Announces 2005 Vendor Partnership Award Winners
Recreational Equipment, Inc. (REI), a national retail cooperative providing quality outdoor gear and clothing, announced its 2005 vendor partnership awards today at the winter Outdoor Retailer trade show. Eagle Creek, known for its popular line of premium travel gear, received top honors as REI's Vendor Partner-of-the-Year.
January 15, 2006
Dean Williams With "Rep Of The Year" Honor
Eagle Creek recently named luggage industry representative, Dean Williams, principal of The Williams Group, as the company's "Representative of the Year" for 2006.
January 01, 2006
Eagle Creekers Seek Industry Love At Its Winter Market
Outdoor Retailer Winter Market goers are invited to join Eagle Creek in celebrating its 30 year anniversary the right way, with margaritas and a brief (we promise, ahem), nostalgic, albeit strange, company story as told by Founder & CEO Steve Barker, and his long-time accomplice, Executive Vice President, Ricky Schlesinger.
August 11, 2005
Eagle Creek Promotes Kevin Carr To Director Of Sales
In bolstering its sales infrastructure to manage growth projections, Eagle Creek has promoted Kevin Carr to Director of Sales.
May 20, 2005
Retailer & Consumer Surveys Reveal Travel Rebound
Eagle Creek and its nationwide retail accounts are reporting stronger than expected sales of Eagle Creek product and, on average, are predicting double-digit growth over the next eight to 12 months.
May 20, 2005
Eagle Creek Switchback™ Max ES Earns Coveted 2005
"Trundle this cleanly designed multitasker up to the reception desk at the W Hotel without looking like you're fresh off the mountain, then zip off the bomber backpack to launch into the urban jungle or more challenging environments" reads Outside gear editor Ted Stedman's review of Eagle Creek's Switchback™ Max ES, which earned the 2005 "Outside Gear of the Year" designation for luggage.
March 19, 2005
Travel Goods Association Community Service Award
Companywide efforts to feed the hungry, fight fires, help homeless and battered women, and support overseas causes in destinations where its customers journey has earned Eagle Creek the Travel Goods Association's annual 2005 Community Service Award.
March 18, 2005
Launching National Promotions To Drive Retail Sales
Even before its already successful "Gimme Shelter" wheeled luggage return program, which benefits nearly 100 homeless and women's shelters nationwide, winds down on March 31, 2005, travel gear innovator Eagle Creek is preparing to launch three new retail promotions aimed at raising consumer awareness and stimulating consumer trial of the 30-year-old brand's travel offerings.