A History of Innovative Features

Heading out for a bit of backcountry adventure

For over 70 years, the product innovations that have come from Klaus and our product team who have contributed to the outdoor experience for countless enthusiasts. This is our foundation. It is also our future. We are firm believers that our product continues to evolve and improve because of the care, quality and commitment behind every garment. Within our product research and development department we have a team devoted to innovation. This is where we internally embody Klaus and his ever ongoing mentality that 'you never have it made'. We are continually Improving our technical garments, utilizing more sustainable fabrics, implementing new breakthroughs in waterproof/breathability, insulation, thermal regulation, safety features, fit and more. We also keep up-to-date incorporating new features to an ever changing world such as cell phone pockets, on-board music systems, Recco® rescue systems, seam sealing, faux fur and more. This is where we bring modern technology into everything we make so being outside is comfortable and enjoyable.