Mountain Equipment Co-op

The Vancouver-based retailer faced years of financial challenges and the pandemic made things worse.
“Outside is for everyone. It’s time we acted like it.”
The co-op came under pressure from members after the deaths of 17 people in a high school in Parkland, Fla.
Vista Outdoor manufactures a rifle similar to the one used in the Florida school shooting.
It was a good year for these brands.
I love the idea of having a wardrobe I can wear when I am enjoying the outdoors and also in the city. Living in Vancouver there are so many opportunities to enjoy nature. But after a hike, I may need to go to the store or the bank. How can you dress for a hike and for shopping in town afterwards?
Just like a home is a reflection of its owner, an office is a company's signature on the street. Businesses need to connect with communities by presenting beautiful architectural spaces that not only attract but also engage the public.
Employees at Mountain Equipment Co-op (MEC) will be the subject of office envy among many Vancouverites as they move into
In the film Crazy Stupid Love, Canadian actor and renowned ladies' man, Ryan Gosling, along with a hapless Steve Carell, both learn that finding true love requires a genuine effort to be more lovable. Perhaps today's corporations could use such a lesson.
There's a growing interest in preserving heritage in Vancouver, but it's not just the city's residential homes that contain fascinating and noteworthy histories. Vancouver's industrial buildings have some interesting stories behind them.