Koozie Group is pleased to announce today a new partnership with GoGo by Shed Rain®, a retail brand that includes joyful, affordable products backed by 75 years of expertise in the umbrella market. Koozie Group will be the exclusive supplier of GoGo® umbrellas in the promotional products industry. IMAGEN Brands, Koozie Group’s sister company, will continue to be the exclusive promo supplier of the Shed Rain® brand.
The GoGo® brand was created by Shed Rain, a fourth-generation family business based in Portland, Oregon, with responsible sourcing in mind. Many GoGo® products are produced with 100% recycled plastics, and all 12 umbrellas offered by Koozie Group will be made from RPET, with an average of six to eight (16 oz.) water bottles being used depending on the arc size. The umbrellas offered by Koozie Group will also carry GoGo®’s lifetime guaranty.
Pierre Montaubin, Chief Product and Sustainability Officer at Koozie Group, said, “The GoGo® brand shares many of our core values, including offering products with sustainability in mind. Their approach to making the fun moments more comfortable, no matter the weather, aligns with our goal of leaving a lasting, positive impact with the solutions we provide. We’re excited to bring GoGo® umbrellas to the promo market.”
Jeff Blauer, President and CEO of Shed Rain, stated, “Shed Rain is proud of the partnership we have built with Koozie Group’s sister company, IMAGEN Brands, for the last several years. Now we are super excited to be introducing our new retail GoGo® by Shed Rain® umbrella line into the promotional products industry with Koozie Group as our partner.”
The GoGo® umbrellas carried by Koozie Group will all include:
- A spiral-textured handle the includes Shed Rain® branding and provides extra grip
- A woven handle strap
- A woven tie strap with GoGo® branding
- A unique two-tone speckled finish on the handle core
- Multi-layered hang tags calling out information on RPET content, instructions for use, and the lifetime warranty
Koozie Group is launching 12 umbrellas in its collection, including compact, stick, and inverted models. Three versions of the VORTEX™, which can withstand wind gusts up to 75 mph, will also be offered.
- Item #26300 GoGo® by Shed Rain® 42″ Arc RPET Manual Mini Compact Umbrella
- Item #26301 GoGo® by Shed Rain® 40″ Arc RPET Auto Open Compact Umbrella
- Item #26302 GoGo® by Shed Rain® 44″ Arc RPET Auto Open Compact Umbrella
- Item #26303 GoGo® by Shed Rain® 58″ Arc Windjammer® RPET Vented Jumbo Auto Open Compact Umbrella
- Item #26308 GoGo® by Shed Rain® 62″ Arc RPET Windjammer® Umbrella
- Item #26309 GoGo® by Shed Rain® 58″ Arc RPET Auto Open Golf Umbrella
- Item #26310 GoGo® by Shed Rain® 62″ Arc RPET Windjammer® Vented Auto Open Golf Umbrella
- Item #26305 GoGo® by Shed Rain® 47″ Arc RPET Reverse Closing Auto Open Umbrella
- Item #26307 GoGo® by Shed Rain® 48″ Arc RPET Reverse Closing Stick Umbrella
- Item #26304 43″ Arc VORTEX™ RPET Vented Auto Open Close Compact
- Item #26306 54″ Arc VORTEX™ RPET Vented Jumbo Auto Open/Close Compact Umbrella
- Item #26311 62″ Arc VORTEX™ RPET Vented Auto Open Golf Umbrella
Product information and details are available at kooziegroup.com.