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Redwood Classics x Preloved - Upcycled Pan Am Games Collection

Redwood Classics Apparel and Preloved have teamed up to turn something old into a brand new collection, using unexpected materials that had a very finite shelf life.After Toronto hosted the Pan Am Games in 2015, the city found itself with hundreds of leftover street pole banners. This isn’t a new problem for cities that host international sporting events; on average, these events create over 50 tonnes of plastic waste. While steps are being made to reduce environmental waste from sporting events, banners and other signage are still single-use items. When the opportunity arose to create something useful and beautiful out of the Pan Am banners, while celebrating the legacy of the Games for the city of Toronto, Redwood Classics and...

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The Redwood Classics Team Joins the World in Expressing our Deep Concern and Compassion for the People of Ukraine.

The Redwood Classics team joins the world in expressing our deep concern and compassion for the people of Ukraine. We ask you to join us in raising your voices and standing with Ukraine. If, like us, you have been searching for a way to help, today we are announcing that we will be crowd fundraising for the Red Cross Canada Ukraine Relief Fund. Until March 18, 10% from every online sale made at will be donated to this fund, with the Government of Canada matching it dollar for dollar. Learn more about this program here: We are also launching an internal fundraising campaign in our Toronto factory, and we will match the total amount raised to make an additional donation to...

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Bay Street Bull - Women of The Year (WOTY): Kathy Cheng, Redwood Classics Apparel

We are so proud to announce that our Founder and President Kathy Cheng has been named to the inaugural Women of the Year list from Bay Street Bull! From Olympic athletes and tech startup founders to social impact champions and business changemakers, our their 2021 guide features 37 impressive leaders who are making a difference, both individually and as a collective.   Congratulations, Kathy! Read her full profile on the Bay Street Bull website here:

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