In Store Staff Training Every fall the staff at Alpine Accessories will learn about new ski and snowboard product from the manufacturer reps. Manufactures continually improve their product. This is the time for our staff, who were not able to go to the on snow demo’s, to learn about changes to the structure, composition andRead More
I attended the Ski and Snowboard Snow Show in Denver in February. This is where shops see all next years products. While getting a product presentation, helmet manufactures are saying you should replace your helmet every 5 – 7 seasons. When I first heard this, I thought it was just their way of creating sales.Read More
The first thing that comes to mind is the new K2 ski boots. Instead of taking a race boot and tuning it down, K2 decided to design their boots from the ground up. This gave them more options on how to design their new boots. The big difference is their Y shaped spine on the back of theRead More
Lime green is muted by black in the new 2013-2014 gear and apparel lines. The High Sierra ski bag and boot bags are made of extra durable nylon designed to last. These ski boot bags have more compartments for your every need and telescoping handles. The skate style wheels makes it a breeze going throughRead More
Last season saw a record number of ski and snowboard helmet sales. We sold down to the bare bones because people came in wanting a helmet before going on their spring break trip last year. This end of season splurge came right after the publicized death of Natasha Richardson who received a head injury whenRead More
K2 skis and K2 helmets for the 2012 – 2013 season have just arrived at Alpine Accessories. We can’t wait for the season to begin, especially since we had such a lousy one last season. It can’t be any worse than the fourth warmest winter on record?
The crew has built some great displays to showcase product in the shop. The Smith helmets were an NBS Buying Group special that we were able to pass savings on to our customers. The Smith Variant helmet is regulary $160.00 and is on sale for $79.85 at Alpine Accessories. The display did such a greatRead More