Location offers a space that encourages outdoor enthusiasts to gather, connect and share experiences.
NORTH VANCOUVER, Canada, 6th December 2019 – Arc’teryx opens its first Norwegian brand store in Oslo on 8th December 2019. With this, the leading global design company specializing in technical, high-performance apparel, outerwear and equipment, is bringing an in-person shopping and community experience to downtown Oslo.
At the new Oslo brand store consumers will be able to experience the full Arc’teryx collections covering climbing, hiking, snow sports, trail running, lifestyle, footwear and accessories. The retail store is designed to inspire, connect and provoke passion for the shared love of nature’s stunning landscapes and act as a space for events, clinics and meet-ups for Oslo’s outdoor and design enthusiasts.
“We’re excited to have a physical space in Oslo that offers the opportunity to touch, feel and try our products, to really experience the uniqueness of our brand,” says Megan Cheesbrough, VP Retail, Arc’teryx. “The Oslo brand store doubles as a community hub and offers the opportunity for people to connect and collaborate through in-store events and experiences."
Located in downtown Oslo, the 182 square meter store will open its doors on Sunday 8th December, followed by a Grand Opening event on 18th January 2020. The Grand Opening event on January 18th will include Arc’teryx gift bags for the first 50 people through the door, a nutrition lab, product customization and craftsmanship demos. Other upcoming events include Problem Solvers Design Event (23rd January: 18:30 – 20:30) and GORE-TEX Wash Event (27th January: 18:00-21:00).
The Oslo store will also be home to an Arc’teryx Gear Library, scheduled to open on 15th January 2020. The lending library offers a range of winter products to try before you buy, while also providing customers with the opportunity to test out new products through a free rental system for up to four days.
- Address: Nedre Slottsgatte 25, 0157 Oslo
- 1st Norwegian brand store
- 182 sq m footprint ground level
Learn more at stores.arcteryx.com/oslo and connect with the store community at @arcteryxoslo.
Arc’teryx is a global design company based in North Vancouver, Canada, specializing in technical high-performance apparel, outerwear and equipment. We apply design everywhere including our approach to sustainability. Our products are distributed through more than 3,000 retail locations worldwide, including 37 branded stores. Arc’teryx is named for the Archaeopteryx Lithographica, the first reptile to develop the feather for flight.
Anna Pretnar, EMEA PR & Media Manager