DEALER Fletcher Stewart has been announced as the official UK distributor for Italian manufacturer C.A.M.P.

The new agreement follows a series of meetings that took place in both Italy and the UK, with the partnership beginning in earnest this month. 

C.A.M.P., which was founded by Nicola Codega in 1889 and later developed by his sons and nephews, offers a wide range of products, including carabiners, spikes, and harnesses. 

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The firm is currently managed by the fourth generation of the Codega family, boasting solid roots and an "almost matchless tradition". The company says it has always given great importance and attention to developing innovative kit, which is now sold in over 80 countries around the world.

A joint statement from the two companies read: "Through numerous discussions the two companies have secured a mutual understanding and knowledge and found common ground allowing them to pave the way towards a collaboration that C.A.M.P.  and Fletcher Stewart deem equally trustworthy. 

"From September, Fletcher Stewart will have UK distribution of C.A.M.P. with a stocked range of products dedicated to arboriculture." 

The statement added: "Both C.A.M.P. and Fletcher Stewart are very proud to announce this new partnership with a strong focus on supplying the UK arboriculture market with the excellent range of products C.A.M.P. have to offer – with plenty more yet to come.

"C.A.M.P. would like to invite our clients to contact Fletcher Stewart to discuss their requirements and we thank you for your continued loyalty and support."