Roots Press Box

 A selection of press articles about Roots.

 

The Globe and Mail – Business Section - September 21, 2007
Roots plants the flag in China

Roots opens flagship store in Beijing, China
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The Globe and Mail – Style Counsel - October 9, 2006
The Buy: Roots Flat Bags

The daily email states why Roots Flat bags are this fall’s must have.
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The Globe and Mail - May 27, 2006
Goodbye Lululemon, hello baggy pants

The Globe and Mail spotlights Roots Camp.
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The Globe and Mail - February 15, 2006
Gehry appears in Roots to defend Wayne Gretzky 
Wearing a new Roots Hockey Canada jacket during a press preview of his upcoming exhibition at the Art Gallery of Ontario in Toronto, celebrated architect Frank Gehry told journalists how the media has mistreated Wayne Gretzky in recent days.
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V Life Magazine - February, 2006
Conscientious and Chic
The environmental leaders of the NRDC Action Forum also make up one of the industry's most fashionable cliques.
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Toronto Star - January 5, 2006
Move over, Mats, Walter's the Man
Walter Gretsky gets the star treatment on Leaf road trip.
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The New York Sun - January, 2006
Canadian Fashion Designers Make Great Clothes for Real People 
Comment on Canadian clothing designs making an impact in America.
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The Jamaica Observer - December 30, 2005
Comitted 2k5 First World Music at King's House
Cat Core of Thrid World performs at King's House in Jamaica wearing a Roots Jamaica Jacket
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The Globe and Mail- September 22, 2005
THE BUY: Journalists Bags
The Globe and Mail's Style Counsel recommends the Editor's bags.
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National Post - August 21, 2005
A return to Roots
Spotlighting the current collection of Roots leather bags as the company returns its focus to what it knows and does best.
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The Globe and Mail- July 2, 2005
Canada Chic
The Canada Collection hits home in time for Canada Day
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National Post - June 14, 2005
Something to Crowe about
Roots jacket made specially for actor Russell Crowe (and the crew of Cinderella Man) figures prominently in massive international media coverage of his recent misadventures in New York.
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National Post - April, 2007
Retailer returns to its roots
An interview with Don Green and Michael Budman looking at the current strategy at Roots.
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Toronto Star - March 19, 2005
Writer/director looks back on Anger
On the occasion of his new movie, The Upside of Anger, American director/writer/actor Mike Binder meets the press at the Roots flagship store on Toronto's Bloor Street West.
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Toronto Star - January 30, 2005
Swag's in the Bag for Celebs at Park City
There was even a fashion crossover. The hottest festival merch was the Hustle ware at the Park City, Utah Roots store. Sundancers were all over the Hustle hat, hoodie and T-shirt, which sported a film cassette as a logo.