outfitter outfitter  /ˈaʊt ˌfɪ tər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) someone who sells men's clothes
  2. (n) a shop that provides equipment for some specific purpose

Usage(s):

  1. KB Toys, the second largest toy retailer behind Toys R' Us, and Boot Town, a Western clothes outfitter, are running liquidations now, along with Circuit City.
  2. Small businesses nearby the outfitter's store, the little cheesecake shop, the coffeehouse, even the independent bookstore are still open.
  3. The footwear was originally designed eight years ago by Mark Thatcher, a Colorado river outfitter who found athletic shoes too slippery and spongelike for white-water rafting trips.

News

  1. Wilderness Ventures Announces Gap Year Adventures for Young Adults

    Leading teen summer camp outfitter, Wilderness Ventures, offers innovative leadership adventures for college-bound teens. These trips give students an opportunity to learn valuable skills and experience the great outdoors. (PRWeb June 14, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10833887.htm
    on June 14, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. Filson announces new headquarters site

    Outfitter and manufacturer Filson is not only celebrating 116 years in the Puget Sound area, but today also announced the opening of its new Seattle world headquarters and manufacturing facility.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: South Sound Business Examiner

  3. Filson Unveils New Seattle Headquarters And Manufacturing Facility

    SEATTLE, June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Outfitter and manufacturer Filson, announces the opening of its new world headquarters and manufacturing facility in Seattle, the city that the company has called ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

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Quotes

  1. "We made our reputation as America's premier expedition outfitter," says Eddie Bauer President and CEO Neil Fiske, "on Everest and the world's other major peaks by working with the leading climbers of the day. Guys like Jim Whittaker, Pete...
    on May 26, 2009 By: Eddie Bauer Source: PR Newswire (press release)

  2. "Currently only about 3 percent of Americans have made a purchase on [a cell phone]," Worley told "GMA." "But clothing outfitter Ralph Lauren is taking a big step to make your phone a shopping center on the go."
    on Aug 14, 2008 By: Becky Worley Source: ABC News

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