SEATTLE, Jan. 29, 2015 /CNW/ -- Eddie Bauer is pleased to announce the opening of a new store location in the heart of Whistler Village, British Columbia. With the diverse range of outdoor adventure to take advantage of in the greater Whistler Blackcomb area, the store will serve as the ultimate resource for outfitting these activities.
"Whistler receives over two million visitors each year who embrace a variety of outdoor adventures from skiing and hiking to biking and fishing," says Mike Egeck, Chief Executive Officer for Eddie Bauer. "Given the diverse terrain and climate, there is a great need for premium outdoor products that inspire and enable all of these adventures."
Located at 4314 Main Street, the new 2,537 square foot store will offer premium outdoor products curated for each season. At opening, the store will showcase award-winning outerwear from First Ascent, including a full assortment of the ski collection, as well as the very latest in Men's and Women's Sportswear and Eddie Bauer footwear. Once spring arrives, customers will discover Travex travel and trekking styles as well as the newly-launched active line, Motion.
To celebrate the grand opening, Eddie Bauer will host an après ski event, open to the public on January 29 from 4:00 to 6:00 pm. Guests will have the opportunity to meet world-renowned Eddie Bauer First Ascent Ski Athlete Wyatt Caldwell, while enjoying beverages and snacks, music and giveaways. The celebration will continue every Thursday evening through February from 4:00 to 6:00 pm. For more information about these events, please contact the Eddie Bauer Whistler Village store at (604) 966-0870.
To learn more about Eddie Bauer, please visit www.eddiebauer.com.
About Eddie Bauer
Established in 1920 in Seattle, Eddie Bauer is a specialty retailer that sells premium-quality outerwear, apparel, footwear, gear and accessories for the active outdoor lifestyle. Eddie Bauer is an internationally recognized brand known for its innovative product designs and exceptional customer service. Eddie Bauer products are available through catalog sales, online at www.eddiebauer.com, and at approximately 400 stores in the United States, Canada, Germany, Japan, and Southeast Asia.
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