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NRI Adds Eastern Leadership

on 06/20/2018 - 03:29 pm

Press Release

NRI Adds Eastern Leadership
NRI is pleased to announce the hiring of Jason Brooks as General Manager, NRI East.  Jason will be based in Montreal and lead NRI's east coast operations.
 


Jason comes to NRI from Puma Canada where he was VP of Operations and Supply Chain for the past 5 years.  Bringing a wealth of experience with top-tier brands and 3PL integrations in Canada, Jason will lead NRI's expansion in eastern North America.  "I am very excited to join such a dynamic organization that is focused on using best in class technology to service customers in very challenging time, where logistics has become such a critical part of the consumer ...

NRI Opens Montreal Location

on 03/09/2018 - 10:06 am

Press Release - NRI Distribution has big plans for 2018, specifically expanding into Eastern Canada.  NRI has announced its commitment to open a Montreal facility in May of this year.
 


With operations already established in Western Canada and the United States, it is time to set their sights on the East Coast, and Montreal is NRI’s top pick to set roots in the east.  “We are entering the Montreal market for a multitude of reasons.  Not only are the people and the culture of Quebec in line with our company values, but we feel that Montreal is a great starting point to connect us to the vibrant independent outdoor and fashion retailers and consumers,&rdq ...

New SlavinRaphael.com

on 03/09/2018 - 09:57 am

SlavinRaphael, one of North America’s most exciting and premier fashion wholesale companies, is inviting visitors to explore its new website: www.slavinraphael.com. The new website has been designed to provide ultimate user-friendly and heightened visual experience from the main page through to its impressive international brand portfolio.
 
“We are proud to launch our new website that matches our evolving aesthetic and vibe!  Nothing beats coming to see us in person but visiting us online is the next best option,” said Steven and Avi, partners at Slavin Raphael. “We will continue to work hard in bringing the best apparel, footwear and accessory brand ...

Proper Footwear Now Available Through Platform Distribution

on 01/14/2018 - 07:09 pm

PRESS RELEASE - January 8, 2018
 
Platform Distribution brings Proper Footwear to Canada! 
Vancouver based Platform Distribution has received the Canadian distribution rights to skateboard footwear brand Proper Footwear. 
Proper Footwear started in the Spring of 2017. Durable and built to perform, the line is designed to look good for the life of the shoe. 
“We wanted to make a shoe that will look good and work well from start to finish. We took the Carhartt model and applied it to skate shoes. Kids can skate quality materials that will last and look good the whole time.” - Shawn Baravetto, designer/owner 
Proper is supporting a full team of skaters ...

Industry + Zoe to represent Bellroy for Quebec

on 09/11/2017 - 10:18 am

We just received notice that our friends in Montreal at Industry + Zoe are the new Quebec agents for the popular Australian leather goods brand Bellroy.
 
Since 2010, Bellroy has produces quality leather goods such as wallets, laptop sleeves, phone cases, travel accessories and more. 
 
Contact Industry + Zoe for more information, here.
 




Slavin Raphael Named Canadian Sales Agency for Schott NYC

on 08/30/2017 - 08:46 am

Our friends at slavin raphael just gave us the heads up that they are the new exclusive sales agency for Schott NYC for Canada.
 
Schott NYC is an iconic leather brand from New York that has a huge celebrity following as well as amazing collaborations with Rag & Bone, Supreme, Vetements and more.
 
slavin raphael will begin showing Schott NYC immediately and you can contact them via CUT & SHOW here.

Apparel Textile Sourcing Canada Show to Provide Glimpse into Global Design and Fashion Trends

on 07/25/2017 - 10:42 am

Keynote and fashion trend forecaster Emily Miller Palmquist to reveal why casual, comfortable clothing that transcends seasons is on the rise 
 
Toronto, Ontario – July 19, 2017 – If you want to know what’s on deck in the fashion world, you can take a clue from Mother Nature. The more erratic our weather patterns, the more we’re seeing clothing that transcends seasons, says fashion trend forecaster Emily Miller Palmquist, keynote speaker at the upcoming Apparel Textile Sourcing Canada (ATSC) show, to be held August 21-23, 2017, at the Toronto International Centre.
 
Presenting at ATSC 2017 on August 22 at 11:00 a.m., Palmquist – ...

The North Face Canada Announces New Brand, Communications and Sports Marketing Coordinator

on 07/10/2017 - 10:20 am

MONTREAL, QUEBEC  – June 29th , 2017 –
 
The North Face Canada is proud to announce the transition of Maxim Turcotte into the  “Brand, Communications and Sports Marketing Coordinator” role, here in Montreal, QC. 
 
“Max has now been with the Marketing department here at The North Face for the past 2 years in the role of Account Marketing Coordinator. During this time, through his demonstrated and applied brand vision, Max was able to sophisticate and expand the national account marketing program. His organizational skills, as well as his great creativity, will be tremendous assets for for the brand as he’ll be able to increase ...

Smartwool Announces New Canadian Sales and Marketing Team

on 06/07/2017 - 02:46 pm

Steamboat Springs, Colo. (June 05, 2017) — Today, Smartwool announced two new hires to the brand’s Canadian team.
 
“The growth of our team is indicative of our recent growth in the marketplace, as the brand has been gaining momentum for two years,” said Smartwool Canada Sales and Marketing Director, Corey Stecker. “Our new team will help us achieve our goal of becoming Canada’s leader in versatile, premium apparel and accessories for outdoor adventures. Our team is one investment among many as we strive to support and boost our specialty retail partners.”
 
In May, Marie-Élizabeth Lajoie joined the team as Marketing Coordinator ...

Timebomb Trading to Distribute Obey, Loser Machine and Dark Seas for Canada

on 05/31/2017 - 09:47 am

Press Release - May 30, 2017 - TIMEBOMB Trading Inc is excited to announce that they are the exclusive Canadian distributor for Obey, Loser Machine & Dark Seas starting Spring 2018.
  
OBEY Clothing President Don Juncal remarks, “I have known Garret Louie for over 15 years, and have admired the businesses he and his partners have built. It’s wonderful that after all these years, the OBEY Clothing brand and Timebomb Trading are finally working together.”
 
Garret Louie, Director/Co-Owner at Timebomb – “I’ve always been a big fan of OBEY as their culture aligns exactly with what we’re about. I really respect how they have been ab ...