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Herschel Supply x Major League Baseball Collection Feat. Toronto Blue Jays

on 06/28/2016 - 10:38 am

VANCOUVER, June 28, 2016 - Herschel Supply and Major League Baseball® present a collection of game- ready Packables featuring the Toronto Blue JaysTM — an Online Exclusive that’s only available in Canada. Comprised of three lightweight ripstop silhouettes that can easily fold into an internal self-storage pocket, this offering is detailed with screen printed Toronto Blue JaysTM branding. 



Rendered in the the team’s iconic Blue, the Packable Daypack, Tote and Duffle offer versatile everyday storage options. This limited quantity release also features exposed zippers, durable webbing straps and finishes that include Major League Baseball® and Herschel Supp ...

Jeff Streader to deliver keynote at ATSC

on 06/28/2016 - 10:16 am

Apparel Manufacturers, Retailers Must Change Focus to Respond to Today’s “On Demand” Consumer, says Apparel Textile Sourcing Canada Keynote
 
Global industry expert Jeff Streader among leading line-up of speakers at first-of-its-kind August 22-24 show in Toronto
 
Toronto, Ontario – June 23, 2016 – When it comes to fashion, the demands of today’s consumer have changed and apparel manufacturers and retailers need to be more flexible and responsive to cater to shoppers’ “see it now, want to wear it now” mindset in order to survive and thrive.
 
That’s the message of leading global industry expert Jeff Streader, wh ...

The Story of Daniel Wellington

on 06/27/2016 - 11:41 am

A few weeks ago, Business Insider published a great story on the founder of Daniel Wellington Watches. The story uncovers the young founder, his amazing Stockholm apartment and the history of the name.  Check it out here.
For more information on Daniel Wellington Watches, please visit the Terry Schindler & Associates listing on CUT & SHOW.
 
 


 
A photo posted by Daniel Wellington (@danielwellington) onJun 23, 2016 at 8:29am PDT


Alice + Whittles heads West * UPDATED

on 06/17/2016 - 12:06 pm

*** UPDATED (July 18) - Sofi from Alice + Whittles has just advised us that they have hired Bigtime to represent her brand in the West! Congrats to both.
 
Earlier this week, I was contacted by Sofi from a Canadian footwear brand called Alice + Whittles. Sofi and her partner have been in business since 2013 and have seen some great success with their brand: distribution in Holt Renfrew, Gravity Pope and Umi Boshi to name a few. 
 
 
Now comes the time in many brands life cycle, the owners are spread too thin and need to outsource their sales to experts in Western Canada. And Sofi turned to CUT & SHOW for help.
 
Look for an official job posting to go live ...

Slavin Raphael to Represent Biion Footwear in Canada

on 06/15/2016 - 10:33 am




Toronto, Canada (June 09, 2016) – Biion Footwear is thrilled to be adopting nationwide representation across Canada by Toronto-based agency, Slavin Raphael!
Founded in 1978, Slavin Raphael is a wholesale multi-brand sales agency representing the most sought after International apparel, footwear and accessory brands in the world. Slavin Raphael's portfolio of brands is synced with top tier multi-brand/channel retailers across Canada.
Our staff of 20 (world's best) full time sales executives service our esteemed retailers with professionalism, product knowledge, and customer service. The close relationship of our savvy sales team with committed retailers and manufacturers are w ...

Global Shoe Connection Brings Startas to Canada

on 06/15/2016 - 09:39 am

Global Shoe Connection Brings Startas footwear to Canada beginning June 2016. 
Startas canvas-top sneakers were originally designed for table tennis players with flexibility, grip, and comfort in mind. Now, Startas sneakers still have the same flexibility, grip and comfort with a whole lot more fun patterns to go along with the signature blue rubber sole and white wall detailing. Whether you like to stick to basics or prefer to have unicorns and black birds flying across your toes, there’s something for everyone.
www.startas.ca
 


A Symbol of Croatia
Startas are made in the same factory in Vukovar, Croatia where they were born almost 40 years ago. Over the years Start ...

Shoes.com receives the 2016 eCommerce experience award

on 06/09/2016 - 10:27 am

Last week, Vancouver based, Shoes.com received the 2016 ecommerce Experience Award by the Retail Council of Canada at the Excellence in Retailing Awards that took place in Toronto.
 
This award honours Canada's best overall user experience of an ecommerce business -- including everything from site design, to merchandising, search, content, social, emails, and mobile. The other finalists in the ecommerce experience category included Costco, Walmart, Sport Chek, goeasy, and Surmesur.
 
"We are incredibly honoured to have been selected as the winners of the best ecommerce experience in Canada," said CEO and Co-Founder, Roger Hardy. "This award is testament to our consistent focus ...

Retailer Feature: Boys'Co | Vancouver, BC

on 06/07/2016 - 11:44 am

Since Boys’Co first opened their landmark retail space at Oakridge Centre over three decades ago, the store has always been a paramount source for the latest in men's contemporary sportswear in Vancouver.
Now with 4 brick and mortar locations spread across the lower mainland as well as a new e-commerce website, the merging of both established and rising designers in a fresh and modern way continues to feel effortless for this historically family owned business.


Boys'Co Robson Street

We recently had a chance to catch up with David Goldman, the founder and president of Boys’Co stores, to talk about the retail scene in Vancouver right now and what it takes to build up a re ...

Forbes.com: Gotstyle - Toronto, Ontario

on 06/01/2016 - 09:35 am

A few days ago, forbes.com posted a great story on one of Toronto’s coolest stores: Gotstyle. The piece features Gotstyle’s founder and owner, Melissa Austria, and dives in to their 10 year history, plans for the future and how she is leveraging some cutting edge technology to drive sales. 
 
Check it out here.