Canada Goose (clothing)

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Dani Reiss

David Reiss' son Dani Reiss joined the company in 1997.
Dani Reiss (born November 7, 1973) is a Canadian businessman, best known for his role as president & CEO of Canadian clothing company, Canada Goose Inc.

Bain Capital

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In December 2013, Boston-based private equity firm Bain Capital acquired a 70% equity stake in Canada Goose at a $250 million valuation.
Since inception it has invested in or acquired hundreds of companies including AMC Theatres, Artisan Entertainment, Aspen Education Group, Brookstone, Burger King, Burlington Coat Factory, Canada Goose, DIC Entertainment, Domino's Pizza, DoubleClick, Dunkin' Donuts, D&M Holdings, Guitar Center, Hospital Corporation of America (HCA), iHeartMedia, KB Toys, Sealy, Sports Authority, Staples, Toys "R" Us, Warner Music Group, Fingerhut, The Weather Channel, and Apple Leisure Group, which includes AMResorts and Apple Vacations.

Winnipeg

Winnipeg, ManitobaWinnipeg, CanadaWinnipeg, MB
In 2011, Canada Goose acquired a new plant in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Large private sector employers include Shaw Communications, Manitoba Telecom Services, Ipsos-Reid, Palliser Furniture, Great-West Life Assurance, Motor Coach Industries, New Flyer Industries, Boeing Canada Technology, StandardAero, Magellan Aerospace, Nygård International, Canad Inns, Canada Goose clothing and Investors Group.

Magnificent Mile

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The 10,000-square-foot store is located on the famous Magnificent Mile shopping area.
In addition, some of the finest luxury boutiques are located along The Magnificent Mile (many of which have only a few North American locations), including Canada Goose, Cartier, Bottega Veneta, Bulgari, Van Cleef & Arpels, Armani, Chanel, Burberry (its U.S. flagship location), Saint Laurent, Tom Ford, Gucci, Prada, Jimmy Choo, Louis Vuitton, Escada, Christian Louboutin, Tiffany & Co., Georg Jensen, Max Mara, Harry Winston, St. John, Omega, Stuart Weitzman, Montblanc, Anne Fontaine, and Rolex.

Moncler

Moncler Gamme RougeMoncler Puffer Jacket
Woodchurch High School in Birkenhead, England has banned jackets from Canada Goose, Pyrenex, and Moncler in order to "poverty-proofing the school environment", in response to disadvantaged students feeling pressure from their wealthier peers with such coats.
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Canada

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Canada Goose Holdings Inc. is a Canadian holding company of winter clothing manufacturers.

Holding company

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Canada Goose Holdings Inc. is a Canadian holding company of winter clothing manufacturers.

Winter clothing

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Canada Goose Holdings Inc. is a Canadian holding company of winter clothing manufacturers.

Parka

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The company was founded in 1957 by Sam Tick, under the name Metro Sportswear Ltd. Canada Goose markets a wide range of jackets, parkas, vests, hats, gloves, shells and other apparel through various avenues, both wholesale and direct to customer with their own retail stores. Metro mainly focused on manufacturing custom down-filled coats and heavy-duty parkas for the Canadian Rangers, city police departments, the Ontario Provincial Police, municipal workers, the Ministry of Environment, and the Ministry of Correctional Services.

Poland

PolishPOLRepublic of Poland
In 1957, Polish-Jewish immigrant Sam Tick founded Metro Sportswear Ltd. in a small warehouse after spending years working as a cutter in other factories.

Ashkenazi Jews

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In 1957, Polish-Jewish immigrant Sam Tick founded Metro Sportswear Ltd. in a small warehouse after spending years working as a cutter in other factories.

Snowmobile

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Metro made woollen vests, raincoats, snowmobile suits, and other functional outerwear before creating down-filled jackets in the early 1970s.

Down feather

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Metro made woollen vests, raincoats, snowmobile suits, and other functional outerwear before creating down-filled jackets in the early 1970s.

Canadian Rangers

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Metro mainly focused on manufacturing custom down-filled coats and heavy-duty parkas for the Canadian Rangers, city police departments, the Ontario Provincial Police, municipal workers, the Ministry of Environment, and the Ministry of Correctional Services.

Ontario Provincial Police

OPPO.P.P.Ontario Provincial Police (OPP)
Metro mainly focused on manufacturing custom down-filled coats and heavy-duty parkas for the Canadian Rangers, city police departments, the Ontario Provincial Police, municipal workers, the Ministry of Environment, and the Ministry of Correctional Services.

Outsourcing

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Under Dani Reiss' leadership, the company discontinued its private label operations and continued to manufacture only in Canada rather than outsourcing to Asia where labour costs were much lower.

Scandinavia

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The business expanded in the mid-1990s and revenues increased from roughly $3 million in 1991 to roughly $17.5 million in 2008, reflecting increased sales of Canada Goose products in Scandinavia since 1998, and in Canada around 2008.

Stockholm

Stockholm, SwedenStockholm Citycity of Stockholm
Canada Goose began to expand internationally and in 2010 it opened an office in Stockholm, Sweden, for its European operations.

Sweden

SwedishSWEKingdom of Sweden
Canada Goose began to expand internationally and in 2010 it opened an office in Stockholm, Sweden, for its European operations.

Canadian Marketing Association

Canadian Marketing Association (CMA)
The Canadian Marketing Association named Reiss as its marketer of the year in 2013.

York, Toronto

YorkYork TownshipCity of York
Canada Goose also acquired a factory in the former city of York in Toronto formerly owned by ACCO Brands' Hilroy stationery.

ACCO Brands

Kensington Computer Products GroupAcco UKACCO Brands Corporation
Canada Goose also acquired a factory in the former city of York in Toronto formerly owned by ACCO Brands' Hilroy stationery.

New York City

New YorkNew York, New YorkNew York City, New York
In December 2014, Canada Goose opened a showroom and an office in New York City.

Scarborough, Toronto

ScarboroughScarborough, OntarioScarborough, ON
In January 2015, Canada Goose acquired a second manufacturing facility in Scarborough from a contractor.

India

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That year the company revenue was reported to be about $200 million, including warm-weather countries such as India and the Middle East.