Welcome to the new NSSRA Newsletter. This monthly publication will be sent to all NSSRA members via email and be posted on the NSSRA website, www.nssra.com.

We welcome your comments and ideas for articles in future issues. In addition, if there is an issue troubling you, this newsletter is the appropriate vehicle to bring that topic to the attention of your fellow retailers.

Wilbur Rice, Equipe Sports
NSSRA Chairman of the Board

Larry Weindruch
NSSRA President
Chairman's Letter

To My Fellow NSSRA Members:                      


I'd like to start this letter off with the old "good news and bad news" message.
Industry Inteview
Bob Gundram, 
We are pleased to introduce a new feature in the NSSRA newsletter, a monthly interview with a snowsports industry leader. This month, we are pleased to share a Q&A with C3 CEO Bob Gundram, who serves as the Chairman of the SIA Board of Directors. 
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Snowsports Sales 

Reach $3.4 Billion in January

Snowsports Sales
The NPD Group and SIA have released retail results showing the snowsports market up 2% to $3.4 billion through January 2015.
World's Largest Lesson in 2016

An early-January 2016 promotion to attract new skiers and riders is an opportunity to build your business and also be part of the Guinness Book of World Records.. 

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UPS and FedEx Announce Fuel Surcharge Increase

NSSRA's shipping and express delivery program provider PartnerShip has informed us that FedEx and UPS have both increased their fuel surcharges, effective February 2, 2015. 
April 2015 Issue
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NSSRA Thanks These Supporting Members


Apex Sports Group, LLC


Boa Technology, Inc.


Comfort Zone Apparel


Cross Insurance


Dalbello Sports


Dryguy, LLC


Fischer Skis US


Head, USA


Horizon Agency, Inc.


Hotronic USA, Inc.


Leisure Trends Group


Leki USA, Inc.


Marker-Volkl USA


National Ski Areas Association (NSAA)


Nils, Inc.


Nordica USA








Smith Optics


Snowsports Industries America (SIA)


Sports, Inc.


Tecnica Group USA


Turtle Fur Group