Does arcteryx use down?
We use down as an insulation material due to its exceptional warmth-to-weight ratio, compressibility, and resilience. All down used in our products is certified to the Responsible Down Standard (RDS).
Why are arcteryx products so expensive?
Arcteryx uses digital die cutting machines to cut fabrics, this is more expensive than manual machines or companies whose workers cut fabrics by hand. Hiring labor to design those jackets in Vancouver is expensive because cost of living is so high there.
Which arcteryx jacket is the warmest?
Fission SV Jacket Men’s
The warmest fully waterproof jacket in the Arc’teryx Essentials collection. Fission Series: Insulated weatherproof outerwear | SV: Severe Weather.
Is arcteryx a luxury brand?
Veilance, Arc’teryx’s luxury diffusion line, is quietly attracting attention from Paris and Milan. But for the past decade, Veilance, a diffusion line of the performance outdoor company Arc’teryx, has been making some of the most purely and severely utilitarian clothing in the world.
Who is Arc teryx owned by?
BEIJING — Chinese sportswear company Anta Sports has confirmed it has put in a joint $4.7 billion euro, or $5.4 billion, offer with private equity firm FountainVest for Amer Sports, the Finnish outdoor gear maker that owns brands including Arc’teryx and Salomon.
Is Arc teryx made in China?
They are a Canadian company which outsources to China. So Made in China. Not American at all if that’s what you’re asking. Arc’teryx officially states that about a third of their products are made in Canada in Burnaby, a third are made in China and third are made in a combination of Indonesia, Bangladesh and elsewhere.
Is Arc teryx trendy?
Despite its growing presence within the streetwear community, Arc’teryx remains dedicated to performance and quality well before fashion. “We’re not overtly fashionable, and we’re not following micro trends,” Dan Green, Arc’teryx’s Design VP, states bluntly.
When did Anta buy arcteryx?
Guard was president and principal of the company from 1991 through 2001. In January 2001, Arc’teryx was purchased by the Adidas-owned Salomon Group. In May 2005, Amer Sports purchased the Salomon Group from Adidas. Since 2019, the Amer Sports Corporation is owned by the Chinese Anta Sports group.