Industry Notes

Congratulations John on an Epic 2016

The Eddie, the World Title, Surfer's Poll and heading into Pipe; John John Florence had an amazing year. Vertra is extremely proud to congratulate him!...

Special 2016 Edition Vans Triple Crown Program

Big Surf Season is fast approaching and so are the world best athlete's to test their mettle in the most prestigious surfing series on the planet! See the 2015 Freesurf / Triple Crown program The Van's T...

2016 SURFING WALK OF FAME INDUCTEES ANNOUNCED

Hobgood, Hurley, Harrison, Cabell, Turner, Drummy and WISA to be honored at 23rd anniversary ceremony in Huntington Beach Huntington Beach, CA – June 23, 2016 – The votes have been tallied and fresh crop of ...

Hawaiian Airlines Liberty Challenge

The Hawaiian Airlines Liberty Challenge is the East Coast’s largest Pacific Islands festival and one of the world’s most competitive outrigger races. This year the public festival at Hudson River Park’s Pier 26...

DJI Phantom 4

"The drone for everyone" also happens to be the industry’s leader The new Phantom 4 has dropped. It’s not an Apple level incremental update. The DJI Phantom 4 really changes things. DJI’s Phantom has been the ...

Upcycled Coconut Stretch Boardshorts

A Vissla Films short by Ariel Diaz Featuring Mr. Coconut and Mrs. Plastic The process of upcycling converts waste into want. In making these garments, coconut husks are upcycled into an odor-resistant, fas...

KaiKini Bikinis Celebrates 5 Years

Kapaa, Hawaii - The seeds of now fan loyal KaiKini Bikinis were planted 5 years ago when Designer & Founder, Taryn Rodighiero, decided she was through spending money on substandard bikinis. Rather than comp...

Roy Gonzalez Blues Legends Aloha Shirt

Roy Gonzalez, the artist, has teamed up with Hoffman Fabrics and High Seas Trading to create the first ever Artist Signature Series aloha shirts and related products. The first in the series is a bold and color...