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Redwood Classics Releases First-Ever Impact Report (10-Year Retrospective)

Redwood Classics Apparel Releases 10-Year Retrospective on Sustainability and Diversity The Made-In-Canada apparel maker showcases how even smaller businesses can make a lasting impact   TORONTO, ONTARIO [FEBRUARY 16, 2021] - Redwood Classics Apparel, a Toronto-based premium clothing manufacturer, is proud to release its first ever Impact Report, detailing their decade of sustainability and diversity in the fashion industry. Focusing on the period of 2009-2019, the Impact Report dives into what sustainability means to Redwood Classics Apparel, including their mantra of “people, planet, prosperity”. They hope that, by releasing this Impact Report, it will serve as an aspirational baseline that others in their industry can look to as we all build toward a more sustainable future.  The Impact Report highlights ten...

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Branding Matters Podcast

Joelly Goodson Lang and Kathy Cheng shared a great conversation on how Redwood Classics Apparel started in the promotional products industry, why branding matters, why diversity matters, and Kathy’s journey on being named one of Inc. Magazine’s Top 100 Female Founders of 2020.  Full conversation can be found here: https://brandingmatters.buzzsprout.com/1445740/7101181-kathy-cheng-inc-magazine-s-top-100-female-founders-of-2020

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PPAI Media: Picking Up The Mantle

"For our industry to thrive, we need to have different perspectives." - President, Kathy Cheng of Redwood Classics Apparel Thank you to Promotional Products Association International (PPAI) for sharing our story and why Supplier Diversity is not only important to us, but important to the future of our industry. Read more here: https://flipbook.ppai.org/2021-01-01/70/

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Kathy Cheng Featured in Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) Annual Report 2020

Diversity is a fact. Inclusion is a choice. Thank you Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) for choosing to cast a bright light on diverse-owned small businesses like ours at Redwood Classics Apparel. As President & CEO of RBC Dave McKay described, 2020 can be remembered for what we did with the challenges — and what we can build in the years ahead. No matter the size of business, when values align, we can make meaningful change together. The report outlines where RBC stands on some of the most pressing challenges facing our communities, economy and society — and the role RBC is taking to help solve them.  You can read it here: https://bit.ly/3g8y9ua 

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