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MEC launches Homewaters: a freshwater conservation campaign

July 2, 2014

Online program benefits Canadian lakes and rivers and the groups that protect them Vancouver (June 25, 2014) –Canada’s leading outdoor retailer Mountain Equipment Co-op (MEC) is once again championing environmental engagement with the launch of Homewaters (www.mec.ca/homewaters), an online campaign …
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MEC announces new in-house line of Fair Trade Certified™ apparel

June 18, 2014

Canadian retail co-operative will offer its Fair Trade Certified t-shirts starting this summer, Vancouver, BC / Oakland, California (June 18, 2014) – Canadian outdoor retailer Mountain Equipment Co-op (MEC) today announced the launch of its first in-house line of Fair …
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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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