Press Release: Consumer champion WHICH? announces its 2012 best buy tents!

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Award-winning family camping brand, Outwell®, has received two Best Buy awards from the UK consumer champion, Which? The independentCamping awards consumer group selected and purchased the latest Nevada M and the Birdland 4 to represent Outwell in its 2012 tests of 14 family tents. Both were highly praised by the test team when awarding the tents the highly coveted accolade.

Tests were carried out by Which? experts to assess key areas of a tents performance. These include how quick and easy a tent is to erect and take down; how resistant it is to water and insects; strength of attachment points and zips; and ventilation.

Outwell Nevada MOutwell’s top scoring Nevada M (pictured left), which is already winner of the Touring Tent Category in the 2011 Camping Magazine awards, is recognised for its all-round performance. Comments include: Quick to erect, good water-resistance, well ventilated, insect resistant. And the features found on the popular Birdland 4 (pictured right) led the reviewers to describe the tent as ‘well equipped’.

Outwell’s Managing Director, Henrik Arens, says: “It is fantastic to get such recognition from a respectedOutwell Birdland 4 independent consumer organisation like Which? The Best Buy status confirms why these tents are a popular choice with campers throughout Europe and cements our reputation for being the market-leaders in innovative family camping.”

The Best Buy tents feature in the May issue of Which? Travel, while the results for all 14 tents, along with a video outlining how they were tested, can be viewed online at Product information and details of your nearest Outwell stockists can be found at