I love Lodge -- akin to actor Steve Carell’s quote “I love lamp” in the 2004 comedy Anchor Man. Seriously though, not just saying it, I really do mean it and when fall arrives Dutch oven cooking is almost synonymous with the season to me. Now I realize that most of our customers are kayak or canoe paddlers and may be wondering what Lodge Cast Iron skillets and ovens have to do with just that. Well, at ACK we believe that paddling and camping activities tend to merge well together resulting in weekends full of fun and adventure. How so? Click to continue reading.
Never Fear, We've Got Winter Gear!
Feels like winter is well on it's way! For us down in Texas that means some chilly 40 degree temperatures (at night), but we know our northern customers might be getting some of that cold white powdery stuff called snow that we don't see too often. Well, just because the snow doesn't fall on us every winter doesn't mean we aren't familiar with how to deal with it. Of course, paddlers will need to start layering up and...Continue reading
Employee Spotlight: Alex Knight
This month, we focus on one of our warehouse employees, Alex Knight. If you've ordered something from us online before, chances are Alex has touched it. That's because he is our Receiving and Inventory Manager at the warehouse and it's his responsibility to check over each and every product that is delivered before adding it into our inventory. Alex joined ACK back in February of this year because of his passion for... Continue reading
ACK'S Outfit Your Adventure Gear Giveaway is Back!
If you didn't already know it, our next Facebook contest is well on its way. We already gave away our first prize but don't worry, there is plenty more coming your way including a pair of 31' Talic Sea Horse Stands, a GSI Bugaboo Camper Cook Set, an Astral Ronny PFD and the grand prize which is a Kelty Trail Ridge 3 Tent with a footprint. To enter, click here!
Big Changes are Coming to ACK.com!
That's right, our tech team has been hard at work conjuring up what we believe will be some of the most exciting news to come out of ACK in a while. We can't offer many details at this time because, well, it won't be as exciting when we make the official announcement but know this, it's all about improving your shopping experience! Bookmark ACK.com and check back often and in the meantime, enjoy your newsletter coupon below.
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