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MEC opens Outpost to serve student members in expanded UBC Bookstore

March 28, 2014

Shop-within-shop will house MEC lifestyle apparel; clothing for cycling, running, hiking and yoga Vancouver  – In the first of its kind for Canada’s leading outdoor retailer, Mountain Equipment Co-op (MEC) will today open an Outpost location at the expanded and …
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Rezoning approved for new MEC store at 784 Sheppard Avenue East

February 20, 2014

Construction of MEC’s second GTA store set to begin in April for a spring 2015 opening Toronto, ON – MEC, a leading proponent of active outdoor lifestyles in Canada, has received rezoning approval for a second retail store in the …
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Make the most of a summer journey with clothing, gear and expertise from MEC

February 7, 2014

This summer, pack up a few friends, map out some hidden gems, and hit the road. MEC’s travel-friendly line-up of versatile, fit-focused clothing easily transitions from activity-to-après. And, with MEC staff-recommended sweet spots below, make sure every stop is worthwhile …
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