Academy of Scuba is a Stahlsac Dealer and very excited about the new events at Huish Outdoors and Stahlsac.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
HUISH OUTDOORS ACQUIRES WATERSPORTS LUGGAGE DESIGNER AND MANUFACTURER STAHLSAC SALT LAKE CITY ( December 5, 2011)— Huish Outdoors, an emerging United States company in the outdoor sporting goods industry has acquired Stahlsac, a leading adventure watersports luggage designer and manufacturer.
“Stahlsac has established the standard for quality watersports luggage products and with this purchase we intend to leverage this foundation and use it as a stepping stone for future growth,” said Mike Huish, President of Huish Outdoors.
Founded in 1978 by Emil Stahl, Stahlsac has grown to become a leader in the watersports luggage category by focusing on quality and innovation. This focus has given Stahlsac the confidence to offer a lifetime guarantee on its full complement of products.
“I couldn’t be more excited about the purchase of Stahlsac by Huish Outdoors,” said Jim Stahl. “This purchase presents Stahlsac with an incredible opportunity for growth in existing and new markets.”
About Stahlsac: Founded in 1978 by Emil Stahl, Stahlsac earned the trust of many early companies in the outdoor industry by developing innovative manufacturing techniques resulting in the highest quality products. Our attention to detail allowed us to put our special touch on products we manufactured under private label for companies such as L.L. Bean, Patagonia and Tumi. Stahlsac entered the diving industry in 1984. We quickly became recognized as the innovator and leader in dive luggage manufacturing. A complete line of quality travel products designed around and for the ocean environment has placed Stahlsac in a position to offer unique products with exceptional quality standards. We remain the brand of choice for seasoned as well as new adventure seeking dive enthusiasts.
About Huish Outdoors: Huish Outdoors strength is built on a solid team with extensive experience in manufacturing, vertical integration and building brands in the consumer products industry. With a mandate to focus on acquiring and building companies with high-quality, innovative products, the Huish Outdoors group has the extensive financial resources and commitment to growth through strategic resources and investment. Huish Outdoors currently owns internationally recognized brands including Atomic Aquatics, BARE and Stahlsac.