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Two Iconic Outdoor Brands Have Come Together Over Common Threads – Merrell x Duluth Pack to Debut Limited Edition Boot Styles

October 11, 2019

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Andrea Johnson
Duluth Pack

Duluth, MN


Merrell x Duluth Pack to debut limited edition boot styles

To celebrate the partnership and collaboration on two styles of boots, the brands are hosting a launch party at Duluth Pack’s flagship store in Duluth, Minnesota.

DULUTH, MINN –October 11th, 2019 – Two iconic outdoor companies, Merrell and Duluth Pack, have teamed up to create a collection of expertly crafted boots. The collaboration embodies the rugged outdoor spirit and the common threads on quality core values between both companies. To kick-off the highly-anticipated collection, both brands are hosting the Common Threads Launch Party on Tuesday, October 15th (launch date) at Duluth Pack’s flagship retail store in Canal Park, Duluth, MN.


The event will be from 3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. CST with a live appearance from the radio station, KQDS, raffles and giveaways provided by Duluth Pack and Merrell, along with free beer tastings by local craft brewery, HOOPS Brewing. Attendees will be able to be the first to purchase the exclusive and limited-edition styles of boots. Families, friends, locals and visitors are all encouraged to come to the store to celebrate at the launch party.


“Our priority has always been and will always be on our quality and meeting our customers’ needs. The focus of the Merrell x Duluth Pack collaboration is providing the aesthetic and functionality our customers want and expect from both of our companies,” said Tom Sega, Duluth Pack’s President and CEO. “We are proud to be able to have two iconic and original outdoor brands come together and create true artisan-crafted pieces that we are exceptionally proud of. This launch party is something our team is very much looking forward to.”


“This has been a project both Duluth Pack and Merrell have been working together on for over five years,” added Kyle Radich, Duluth Pack’s General Manager. “It feels so natural to collaborate with such a well-known company in the outdoor industry. The DNA of both brands breathes within this line and the outcome has exceeded our expectations.”

Duluth Pack offers a large selection of original apparel, outdoor gear, home/cabin accessories and, of course, their legendary handcrafted and lifetime guaranteed packs, totes, and bags.

For more information regarding the Common Threads Launch Party event at the Duluth Pack flagship store, please visit Duluth Pack’s social media pages (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter), visit or call the Duluth Pack Headquarters at (218) 722-1707.

About Duluth Pack

Duluth Pack is the oldest canvas and leather bag and pack maker in the USA. For over 135 years, Duluth Pack has been located in Duluth, MN, manufacturing high quality, built-to-last canvas and leather bags, packs, and outdoor gear in a century-old factory. Duluth Pack maintains the handcrafted American made heritage and one-customer-at-a-time way of doing business that the brand has always valued. Duluth Pack craftsmen and craftswomen value and use the same artisanal techniques that the company has used since its beginning. Duluth Pack offers a lifetime guarantee on craftsmanship and on the hardware of all products. Customers understand that Duluth Packs have the unique ability to capture stories and evoke memories; this is what makes Duluth Pack special.

About Merrell


Merrell® exists to give you all you really need to discover the simple yet profound power of the trail. We believe the trail is for everyone. Our goal is to provide thoughtfully designed, rigorously tested products that over-deliver on performance, versatility and durability. Because when you’ve got air in your lungs and good shoes on your feet, you’ve got everything you need. Visit or follow us on social at @merrell.