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Diamond Brand made the first backpack for the Boy Scouts of America in 1931.

Diamond Brand made the first backpack for the Boy Scouts of America in 1931 and is the sole supplier of canvas wall tents to the Boy Scouts.

Welcome to Diamond Brand!

Diamond Brand was established in Philadelphia in 1881 as Diamond Brand Canvas Products.  Since that time, we have been a leader in the manufacturing of fabric-based sewn gear.  In 1920, we began to manufacture tarpaulins and other similar heavy canvas products.  In 1931, we manufactured the very first backpack for the Boy Scouts of America.  Today, we manufacture a wide variety of products including military gear, outdoor gear, and water sports gear for many different customers including the United States Department of Defense and the Boy Scouts of America.

Diamond Brand News

Diamond Brand Selected to Provide Tents at BSA Jamboree

Diamond Brand Selected to Provide Tents at BSA Jamboree

Diamond Brand selected to provide staff tents and shade shelters for 2013 Boy Scouts of America National Scout Jamborree.
Diamond Brand Helps WNC Boy Scouts Improve “Goin’ Great” Area of Camp Daniel Boone

Diamond Brand Helps WNC Boy Scouts Improve “Goin’ Great” Area of Camp Daniel Boone

Diamond Brand Manufacturing, a trusted supplier of tents and other canvas products to the Boy Scouts of America for more than 80 years, announced today that it would serve as sponsor of the new "Goin Great" area at Camp Daniel Boone in Asheville
Diamond Brand Secures Contract  for 2013 National Scout Jamboree

Diamond Brand Secures Contract for 2013 National Scout Jamboree

Western North Carolina Manufacturer Extends 82-Year Relationship with BSA By Supplying Shelters For Biggest Scout Gathering In History
Diamond Brand Featured on WYFF 4 Chronical:  Carolina Made

Diamond Brand Featured on WYFF 4 Chronical: Carolina Made

WYFF 4 announces that the next edition of its locally produced news magazine Chronicle will showcase major industries who are leading the way in business in the Carolinas, including Diamond Brand.
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145 Cane Creek Industrial Park Rd., Suite 100  •  Fletcher, NC 28732
phone - (828) 684.9848  •  fax - (828) 687.0965