Update: March 9th, 2018 - Ibex has acquired by Flour Fund, a New York-based group of investors and should revive the brand.
Update: January 2nd, 2018 - Ibex is now being auctioned off, according to Burlington Free Press. Bids are due by Thursday for the intellectual property of the high-end wool outdoor apparel company. This includes its brand, trademarks, domain names, and customer databases. According to Ibex Chief Executive Officer Ted Manning, the winning bid could be known by next week.
Liz Robert, CEO of Terry Bicycles. She confirmed that a private equity firm Vermont Works, of which she is the director, is planning to bid.
In the mean time, Ibex is currently holding an "End of the Trail Sale". They are also asking fans of the brand to continue to support causes that they hold dear by donating to Conservation Alliance “to help fuel and fund the protection and creation of North America’s wild places” and Outdoor Industry Association “to help folks find jobs in the amazing outdoor industry and to support its Outdoor Foundation, which focuses on getting kids outside.”