Matador and Volcom Team Up Once Again with Largest Collaboration to Date
BOULDER, Colo. (Sept. 14, 2022) – Matador Travel Equipment, the award-winning producer of high-performance travel equipment, and Volcom, the iconic board sports brand, today announced the Matador x Volcom Bark Camo print collaboration. Building off the success of the brands’ first collaboration, which launched in 2021, the Bark Camo print is offered in a robust product assortment including the Freerain22 Backpack, Freerain Hip Pack and the Pocket Blanket.
“Volcom’s Earth Tripper collection is one of our premier apparel collections for Fall 2022, consisting of technically crafted products that represent our communal spirt of outdoor experimentalism and relentless curiosity,” said Ryan Immegart, CMO of Liberated Brands, the core operating partner for Volcom. “This season the hero print is our ‘Bark Camo’ which was created in collaboration with Matador. These innovative products are some of the most functional items that we have ever created. The backpack and hip pack are my personal staples for any outdoor adventure, whether I’m in the urban jungle or the actual jungle!”
The Matador x Volcom Bark Camo print offers Volcom’s new Bark Camo colorway on three signature Matador products:
- Matador x Volcom Freerain22 Waterproof Packable Backpack – An ultralight, waterproof, packable backpack engineered for fast objectives in all conditions.
- Matador x Volcom Freerain Waterproof Packable Hip Pack – A fully waterproof, two-liter cross-body sling and hip pack that provides quick access and safe storage for essentials in all conditions.
- Matador x Volcom Pocket Blanket – A lightweight, waterproof blanket that conveniently packs down to the size of a wallet and offers clean and dry seating at beaches, trails or parks.
“We’re thrilled to again be partnering with Volcom for the Bark Camo release,” said Chris Clearman, Founder, and CEO of Matador. “Our last collaboration was a huge hit, and we’re excited to offer more of our best-selling products alongside such a storied brand.”
The new Matador x Volcom Bark Camo including the Freerain22 (MSRP: $129.99), Freerain Hip Pack (MSRP: $79.99) and Pocket Blanket (MSRP: $44.99), is available now at select retailers and online at www.matadorup.com and www.volcom.com.
About Matador Travel Equipment
Matador designs high-performance travel equipment designed for objective-based travel. The team’s strengths in design, material technology, and construction give them an edge in developing innovative products that bring outdoor expertise to the pursuit of travel. For more information about Matador, visit www.MatadorUp.com.
Inspired by creative spirit, Volcom was founded as a clothing company rooted in skateboarding, surfing and snowboarding. Building upon the foundation of sport culture, Volcom also supports initiatives in music and the arts and lives by the mantra ‘True To This’ as a rallying cry for persistent rebels and creatives that follow their passions. Volcom creates meaningful products for men’s, women’s and kid’s across a variety of categories, including outdoor, swim, skate, denim, fashion and more. Volcom has more than 100 direct-to-consumer retail outposts globally and has distribution in hundreds of specialty retail and department store locations. To learn more about Volcom’s deep product assortment visit www.volcom.com. Follow @Volcom on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.
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