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Broomfield, CO. (November 10, 2008) â€“ Millet, the leading European brand in high mountain equipment, is pleased to announce that the editors of Climbing magazine, the most distinguished climbing magazine on the market; has honored the Millet Prolight 45 pack with the prestigious 2008 Editor’s Choice award.
Criteria included but were not limited to:
*Load carrying comfort
*Ease of use / features
â€œThis award is a great honor, especially since this pack was put up against 12 of our competitor’s packs in this category,â€ said Todd Johnson, Brand Manager of Millet US. â€œThe Prolight 45 is a streamlined pack designed to be lightweight but durable enough to withstand some abuse. Even with its clean design the Prolight 45’s feature set is vast.â€
Millet was founded in 1921 and is considered a leader in high performance products for mountaineering and climbing. Millet has diversified into the creation and development of clothing, packs, shoes, and ropes. For more information, please visit www.milletusa.com