GENTENT EXPANDS GENERATOR SAFETY CANOPY DISTRIBUTION WITH CABELA’S
Direct Marketer and Specialty Retailer of Outdoor Equipment
Expands Offering with GenTent Safety Canopies for Broad Range of Portable
Nottingham, NH – December 8, 2015 – GenTent® Safety Canopies and Cabela’s, the world’s
foremost outfitter, today announced Cabela’s has become a certified dealer of GenTent
safety canopies. Additionally, the companies established an exclusive
Concierge Service to confirm perfect fit on the customer’s
generator prior to shipment. As a certified online retailer, Cabela’s is
offering a full range of GenTent 10k products on its popular
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Based in Sidney, Nebraska, Cabela's Inc. is a
direct marketer and specialty retailer of hunting, fishing, camping, shooting,
and related outdoor recreation merchandise.
part of the Cabela’s GenTent Gold Fit Concierge Service, GenTent will support
each Cabela’s customer with a direct call from a sizing agent to ensure a
proper fit of each GenTent prior to shipment.
safety canopies are a perfect complement to our broad range of portable
generators,” said Carl Hausmann, Cabela’s power sports category manager. “We
are proud to offer our customers this innovative solution that allows our
peace-of-mind for safe operations and
investment protection of their inverter and portable generators in nearly any
Portable generator products represent a growing segment of
Cabela’s online retail business and include a wide range of products from
companies such as Champion Power Equipment, Generac, Yamaha, Polaris,
Powerhouse, and Cabela’s branded portable generators and inverter generators.
“As the company that established the Generator Tent category, we’re
delighted to expand GenTent’s availability to Cabela’s broad customer
base,” said Mark Carpenter, CEO and Founder of GenTent Safety
Canopies. “This agreement enhances Cabela’s offerings with an
easy-to-use solution to keep their customers safe and keep their inverter
or portable generators operating in wet weather while camping, RVing, tailgating,
at outdoor events, as well as emergency backup.”
- Protection for
portable generator electrical panels -- rated for hurricane and
Portable generators will continue to operate in wet weather.
- Safe operations in wet weather
reduces risk of electrocution and allows portable generator operate well
away from structures to eliminate CO poisoning risks
- Easy access for
refueling and maintenance in wet weather.
approach that allows the generator to naturally cool itself.
- The ability to
naturally expel exhaust fumes, preventing buildup of poisoning gasses.
GenTent Safety Canopies for both emergency backup and outdoor
enthusiasts are available for ordering now at
Cabela’s online site.
Cabela’s Incorporated, headquartered in Sidney,
Nebraska, is a leading specialty retailer, and the world’s largest direct
marketer, of hunting, fishing, camping and related outdoor merchandise. Since
the Company’s founding in 1961, Cabela’s
® has grown to become one of
the most well-known outdoor recreation brands in the world, and has long been
recognized as the World’s Foremost Outfitter
®. Through Cabela’s growing
number of retail stores and its well-established direct business, it offers a
wide and distinctive selection of high-quality outdoor products at competitive
prices while providing superior customer service. Cabela’s also issues the
® Visa credit card, which serves as its primary
customer loyalty rewards program. Cabela’s stock is traded on the New York
Stock Exchange under the symbol “CAB”.
About GenTent Safety Canopies
Established in 2011, GenTent® Safety Canopies are easy-to-install weatherproof covers that ensure safe
operations of portable generators in virtually any wet weather conditions while
keeping the generator portable. The GenTent reduces CO poisoning or
electrocution risks by enabling portable generators to safely operate outdoors
away from structures during wet weather. Installation is a
- Clamp it, Frame it and Cover it – to
“Weatherproof Your Power”™.
The company’s patented, portable generator safety canopies are
Made in the USA and relied on by the National Guard as well as homeowners and
businesses during such notable storms as SuperStorm Sandy. GenTent is
considered the premier safety canopy for portable generators operated by the
National Guard, RV owners, tailgaters, campers, homeowners, businesses and
first responders. For more information visit:
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For more information, contact:
BridgeView Marketing (for GenTent)