Retail Buyers Guide: Helmets FW17/18 Trend Report
What are the main trends in the helmet market for action sports in FW17/18?
Colors, prints, lightweight materials, clean silhouettes and a strong combination between helmets and goggles / Matching items.
Will you release any new models?
We will launch a new in-mould helmet for men. We extended the previous helmets with richer materials and details, which fits our winter sportwear. We will launch a new children’s helmet with visor, a new adjustment system and a new logo.
Any new technologies or other innovations?
Children’s helmet with visor, in-mould helmet, the colors and prints match our winter outerwear.
What materials are you working with?
Innercaps, earpads, straps.
When it comes to design, colours & patterns – what are the main trends in your FW collection?
We are working with more feminine and more masculine in prints and colors; clean and sophisticated styles, unique prints like a small stripe and a leopard print plus colorblocking. Ton sur ton.
How are you addressing goggle compatibility and audio integration?
Yes, all goggles can be attached to our helmets.
Please talk us through your 3 keys models for FW17/18.
The Cool unisex freeride helmet, The FearMont inmoulded helmet, The Helene helmet.