OCC Outdoor

Monday, 21 May 2012 11:00

OCC Outdoor
is by some distance the leading business magazine for the UK outdoor industry, serving its readers with a varied diet of news, ideas, opinion and data, as well as a healthy helping of opinion leavened with humour. As a vehicle for reaching outdoor retailers it has no serious competitor, offering advertisers a conduit based upon its immediacy and a reputation for putting the interests of the UK‘s independent retail sector at the very heart of everything it does.

Over the past twelve months advertisers taking advantage of OCC Outdoor’s positive environment include Berghaus, Sprayway, Teva, Smartwool, The Mountain Boot Company, Hi-Tec, Regatta, Craghoppers, Polartec and Primaloft.  And it’s not just big names either. OCC Outdoor allows smaller brands to punch above their weight by keeping advertising rates realistic and putting at their disposal the magazine’s creative talents.

To hear more about advertising in OCC Outdoor call: 07970 692291 or 01202 841114
To learn more about what OCC Outdoor can do for your business call 01202 841114 or 07970 692291





“I find OCC Outdoor a great read as well as an informed one. It is an excellent trade communication tool. It reaches all levels encompassing buyers, senior management and shop staff”

Steve Fowler, Managing Director, Bridegdale


“OCC cuts the mustard for me. It is well informed and on the ball, healthily objective, humorous at times and very much has the wellbeing of the trade at its heart”

Ralph White MD Rosker Distributors for Hanwag and Primus

“OCC Outdoor is a valuable publication to Berghaus. We work with the magazine to reach the independent retail sector. At the same time the magazine provides us with useful insights to what is happening in the industry”

Caroline Smith – UK marketing Manager, Berghaus

“I find OCC Outdoor insightful, relevant and useful. It combines up to date information with interesting and occasionally controversial comment. The OCC team constantly demonstrate their in depth knowledge of the industry, providng a useful and easy to read publication with an occasional light touch of humour”

Graham Rickard, MD, Dare2Be

“OCC Outdoor is the only trade magazine read cover to cover by me and my staff. It is written in an extremely knowledgeable way. We love its style and humour and have introduced brands to our store after hearing about them first in OCC”

Alastair Biggs, Proprietor, Campcraft


“It is a lifeline for us. It’s inclusive and looks at all aspects of the business. It is the trade magazine which sets the benchmark for others to follow”

Rob Edmunds, Proprietor Mountain Spirit


“OCC Outdoor is the leading business magazine of the outdoor sector. It is extremely well written and covers the whole spectrum of outdoor issues. My staff and I read it almost as soon as it arrives. It’s the only magazine I read cover to cover”

Paul Rathbone, Proprietor, Rathbones of Keswick


“The reason I read OCC Outdoor is that it is the only trade magazine that seeks out retailers’ views and opinions. You know that what you are reading is relevant and it gives a true picture of how the industry is performing”

Andrew Laverick, Proprietor, Catsycam, Glenridding

“In an industry dominated by some big players who can saturate the media and colour opinion it is vital that we have independent voice that is not afraid to say it how it is. Long may OCC ruffle feathers"

Graham Rickard, MD - Regatta.


“Smartwool’s number one choice of trade publication to work with is OCC Outdoor. It is a publication that anyone serious about the outdoor business should read”

Jen Howland, Marketing Manager –Smartwool