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Columbia Shop

Columbia Sportswear is an outdoor apparel and footwear brand founded in 1938 by Paul Lamfrom in Portland, Oregon. Initially a small hat distributor, the company evolved into a family-owned business. Gert Boyle, Paul's daughter, took over in 1970 and transformed Columbia into a global brand. The company gained recognition for its innovative products. Columbia expanded its offerings to include outdoor clothing, footwear, and accessories. The brand's commitment to quality and performance resonated with outdoor enthusiasts. Columbia went public in 1998, further fueling its growth. Today, Columbia continues to build on its reputation with popular product lines like the Silver Ridge, PFG, Steens Mountain, and many more collections. Columbia Sportswear is recognized for its durable and functional products, and its slogan “It’s perfect. Now make it better.” propels the legacy forward, catering to various outdoor activities and climates.