Chris Wright, CEO of Liberty Energy, released two videos showing how companies that make outdoor equipment such as The North Face are deeply reliant on the oil and gas industry to make their products and provide access to their customer base.
In the video tweeted by the company, Wright explains how North Face, the American outdoor recreation products company, “came out” against the oil-and-gas industry. Wright added that North Face even went after one of his competitors in the oil-and-gas industry by refusing to do business.
Last year, North Face rejected an order of 400 jackets, which the logo of their company, Innovex Downhole Solutions, on it, since they were “an oil-and-gas services company,” according to Adam Anderson, Innovex’s CEO.
Wright continued to add, he “went on North Face’s website, a wide range in products,” and the CEO said he “failed to find a single product that wasn’t made out of oil and gas.” He