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Sympatex Partners with Lib Tech to Embrace Individualized Waterproof Apparel

Sympatex Technologies, a pioneer for high-tech functional materials in clothing, footwear and accessories, has announced its new partnership with Lib Tech, an American snowboard manufacturer, which has embraced the individualizing options with Sympatex in its new Strait Science 3 layer jacket and bib.

Pete Saari, co-founder and VP of Creative at Lib Tech, explained, “We are stoked to partner with Sympatex to offer a highly technical waterproof/breathable jacket and bib found in the Strait Science Series in our 15/16 Lib Tech outerwear. Rider designed, Storm Factory tested, Sympatex performed in the harshest of conditions.”

He added, “The commitment of Sympatex in sustainable and ecological production matched up perfectly with our environmental values. It feels great to know that Sympatex is as excited about the future of this partnership as we are and will be displaying the Strait Science jacket and bib in their booth.”

Sympatex is also presenting an array of new textile combinations with its portfolio at Outdoor Retailer in Salt Lake City, Utah taking place this week from Jan. 22-25. It contains innovative sustainable material mixes, a variety of treatment options and the individualization of backings and tapes to create of one-of-a-kind garments.

Additionally, the company’s new product line categories “Allround” and “Performance Plus” are making a debut at Outdoor Retailer and will offer a further balanced differentiation between performance levels.