Reduce, reuse, recycle: These principles of conservation should certainly apply to our outdoor gear, as well. And for all of the money we spend on our gear, it doesn’t make financial (or environmental) sense to replace it each season.
That’s why we can’t get enough of these repair/return policies from some of our favorite brands and retailers. This group is leading the charge when it comes to making an impact. Instead of pumping out product and focusing on the bottom line, alternatively they’re focusing on sustainability, and building customer loyalty.
Sure, the draw of a good sale or deal is a powerful one, but even more powerful is knowing that by repairing (or even sending back your gear for someone else to wear) you’re ultimately eliminating waste.
Here are some of our…