Coolibar Press Room

If you are a member of the media and have an inquiry, please contact:
Carol Schuler | Schuler Publicity
612-281-7030 | carol@cschuler.com

Coolibar 2013 Media Hits

FLW Bass Fishing

Head-to-Toe Protection - July 2013

"If you fish, it's virtually a given: sun exposure. Coolibar's lite SUNTECT fabric guarantees UPF 50+ protection, but is lightweight, breathable and quick-drying."

Shop the Collar Clip Fishing Hat in this article

Health

The Lazy Women's Guide to Great Hair - July/August 2013

"Ultimate no-brainer: Wear a hat. These have UPF protection which blocks both UVA and UVB rays. And they're darn cute."

Shop the Shapeable Poolside Sun Hat in article

People

Style Watch 2013 Beach Beauties - June 24, 2013

Heather Graham's Beach Picks. "I like wearing a big floppy hat at the beach because I don't like getting a lot of sun on my face, and it's fun to hide behind a big hat and sunglasses."

Shop the Shapeable Poolside Sun Hat in article

Prevention

10 Ways to Chill Out - June 2013

"The movie-star-esque brim on Coolibar's Beach Sun Hat is key. Yes, there's a form of sunscreen that's easy to put on and doesn't require constant reapplication, Coolibar."

Shop the Beach Sun Hat in article.
Shop the Aqua Dress in article

Shape

Give Your BEACH BAG a Checkup - July/August 2013

"Avoid getting burned by following these expert tips. Shield your skin, buy extra insurance with sun protective clothing (check out the Coolibar brand at coolibar.com)."

Shop Coolibar.com

WebMD

Screen Test - Dermatologists' Product Picks and Tips - May 2013

"If shade is hard to come by, take precautions by wearing sun-protective clothing, including a wide-brimmed hat."

Shop the Packable Wide Brim Hat in article

Women's Day

The Right Tunic for You - July 2013

"Full tummy, look for blocks of color that draw the eye elsewhere in stretchy, forgiving fabric. Try Coolibar ZnO Color Block Tunic. This material has UPF 50 built in!"

Shop the ZnO Color Block Tunic in article

Travel+Leisure

Trip Doctor - January 2013

"Q: I'm going to South Africa next month. I'll need safari gear for a week... what will work?
A: It's better to limit your color palette to neutrals, bright reds can provoke wildlife. Coolibar's wide-brimmed crushable canvas hat ($45), rated UPF 50+, will keep you cool in both the city and the countryside."

Shop the Crushable Ventilated Canvas Hat in article

Twin Cities Business Journal

Entrepreneurs of the Year 2013 Upper Midwest - August 2013

Coolibar President and founder, John Barrow, was named winner for Consumer Products in the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2013 program in the Upper Midwest.

Read the article here



2013 Coolibar Video Mentions

WCCO (CBS MN)

Sunscreen Isn't the Only Way to Shield Kids from the Sun - July 16, 2013



Mom Trends Blog

Sun Fashion Review - June 24, 2013



Twin Cities Live

Coolibar Beyond the Beach - June 11, 2013



Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Upper Midwest

Coolibar Video Profile - June 2013



2013 Coolibar Web Mentions

Daily Mail UK

Looking Oar-some - Charlize Theron spotted in Coolibar
August 19, 2013

HGTVGarden.com

Tough Garden Gear to Make your Work Easier
August 15, 2013

My SanAntonio.com

Beat the Heat with Sun Protection Products
July 10, 2013

Wired.com

The Pale Person's Guide to Surviving the Sun
July 5, 2013

XOJane Blog

I'M NOT GOING TO PRETEND SPF STUFF IS FUN: But I Want to Stay at the Beach Forever, So Let's Do This. ISH
July 2, 2013

Chip Chick Blog

Hit Base Camp with These 10 Must-Haves for Women
June 25, 2013

Momstown Minds Blog

Sun Safety for Kids - Great Tips, Products and What you Must Know this Summer
June 11, 2013

New You

Sun-Drobe- New You Anti-Aging Tips
June 19, 2013

Pittsburg Post Gazette.com

Sun Proof Style: Fashions that protect from the sun while looking great
June 11, 2013

Jannah's List

10 Stylish Swimwear Pieces That Aren't So Itsy-Bitsy
May 29, 2013

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Research

Links to scientific journal articles involving Coolibar:
Revolutionary Advances in Sun Protective Clothing by Richard F. Edlich, et al.