Manufactured in: Montreal, QC
Where to buy: Footwear & other stores, online, Pajar factory store in Montreal
Canadian owned: Yes
A Montreal company in operation since 1963, founder Paul Golbert named the company based on his name, his son’s name (Jacques) and his wife’s name, Rachel, coming together as Pajar. They began producing footwear after taking over the Tyrol factory in Montreal in 1973.
They have a wide variety of products available, but it is their premium line of boots, the Canadian Heritage Collection, that is produced in Montreal. Their shoe production is outsourced to Portugal and other countries.