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: 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 ...

K-Swiss ‘Generation K’ Fall/Winter 2017 Campaign featuring Gary Vee

on 09/11/2017 - 10:57 am

KSWISS has teamed up with some influential young entrepreneurs, Anwar Carrots, Coco & Breezy, @f**kjerry and Karen Civil for their FW17 Generation K campaign.
Generation K will debut 3 new hero sneakers: Icon Knit, Icon 66 and Court Frasco.
Be sure to watch the video on Hypebeast narrated by Gary Vaynerchuk, here.

Industry Event: Apparel Camp 2017

on 09/11/2017 - 10:46 am

ApparelCamp Vancouver is a free, user-driven, collaborative “unconference” for people who work in the apparel and soft goods industry. The one-day event brings together passionate people who are interested in collaborating to share insights, learning best practices, and networking with other top professionals in Vancouver’s apparel and soft goods industry.
Free Event Sept. 30th 2017 - learn more here.