Posts tagged as outdry

  • Monday, May 5th 2014

    OutDry and Columbia reach preliminary injunction against Geox


    A court based in Milan, Italy, has granted a preliminary injunction to Columbia Sportswear and its Italian subsidiary, OutDry, against footwear company Geox. The case is about Geox’ sales of Amphibiox-branded shoes sold in Italy which allegedly infringe a patent owned by OutDry on waterproof and breathable footwear. The injunction rules that further sale of […]

  • Wednesday, February 6th 2013

    OutDry moves into the backpack business with a new application

    by Markus Huber

    OutDry, the marketer of waterproof breathable laminates for gloves and footwear, is exploring new business opportunities for its membranes. At ISPO MUNICH, the Italian company, owned by Columbia Sportswear, presented a new application designed to make backpacks waterproof. There had been multiple attempts to create this sort of products over the past decades, but their success was limited […]