Laundry: Rank Activewear Detergent ๐Ÿ

Name: Rank Solutions

Products: Concentrated activewear laundry detergent

Manufactured In: Okotoks, Alberta

Where to Buy: retailers, Amazon and online

Website: rankclean.com

Canadian Owned:ย Yes

So let’s say that you went out and spent some money buying some nice activewear leggings from Yoga Culture or Recreative Apparel. You exercised and sweated in those beautiful leggings non-stop and now they stink. Well, don’t throw them out or banish them to the back of your closet – check out Rank activewear laundry detergent.

Rank is optimized for cleaning the synthetic fibers used to make activewear, separating the oils and bacteria from the fabric that create those smells. Rank also purports to restore the wicking properties of the fabric, extending the life of the clothing.

Bed Linens: bed ๐Ÿ

Name:ย bed

Products:ย Bed sheets, cushion covers

Manufactured In:ย Richmond, BC

Where to buy: 2932 Main Street, Vancouver or online

Website: bed-online.ca

Canadian Owned:ย Yes

bed makes sheets from a cotton fabric muslin, which is thicker and more textured than the typical cotton used to make sheets. They get softer and more luxurious with use and washing. The thicker fabric doesn’t retain heat or cold and is comfortable for use all year round.

It’s not clear where they source their fabric from, likely internationally, but their products are hand-sewn and dyed in BC.

Confectionery: Ross Chocolates ๐Ÿ

Name:ย Ross Chocolates

Products: Sugar-free chocolate

Manufactured In:ย Vancouver, BC

Where to buy: Online and retail stores

Website:ย rosschocolates.ca

Canadian Owned:ย Yes

Ross Chocolates was founded by a chocolatier who was diagnosed with diabetes, who set out to make the best sugar free chocolate on the market. Featuring a variety of innovative flavours such as lemon & coconut, milk chocolate with quinoa and sweetened by stevia or maltitol, Ross Chocolates have won a variety of awards for the quality of their product.

Here at MiC, Ross kindly sent us some sample bars and we were impressed, as sugar addicts, how good the bars tasted without sugar. They also offer a keto-friendly chocolate and donate part of the proceeds to diabetes research.

Mattresses: slmbr. ๐Ÿ

Name:ย slmbr.

Products:ย Foam mattresses

Manufactured In:ย Etobicoke, Ontario

Where to buy: Online

Website:ย slmbrmattress.com

Canadian Owned:ย Yes

slmbr features three layers of foam, with a cooling layer, transition layer and a base support layer, helping ensure a comfortable, restful sleep. With a bamboo-infused zip-off washable mattress cover, you can sleep on a breathable clean surface.

They feature a 10 year warranty on the mattress, a 120 day no-risk sleep trial and very affordable pricing, maxing out at $899 for a king-sized mattress. Shipping is free to anywhere in Canada.

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Women’s Clothing: La Leur ๐Ÿ

Name: La Leur

Products: Women’s clothing

Manufactured In: Toronto, Ontario

Where to buy:ย Company website

Website:ย la-leur.com

Canadian Owned:ย Yes

Formed in Toronto by two young designers, La Leur uses innovative and sustainable fabrics from around the world such as vegan suede and a hemp and recycled polyester blend. They offer a line of clothing as well as a handbag.

You can receive 10% off your first order when signed in, and receive free shipping on Canadian orders over $150.

An interesting side note is that one of the designers is the cousin of Canadian tennis star Genie Bouchard.

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Women’s Clothing: One 2 One Lingerie ๐Ÿ

Name:ย One 2 One Lingerie

Products: Panties, bras, camisoles, chemises, briefs, shapewear

Manufactured In: Montreal, Quebec

Where to buy: Online

Website: one2onelingerie.com

Canadian Owned:ย Yes

Formed in 1998, One 2 One took a detour to make PPE during the height of the pandemic, but is back to making beautiful lingerie from their factory in Montreal. Fabrics are sourced from around the world and made into some surprisingly-priced fashions.

Clothing: Ideal North ๐Ÿ

Name: Ideal North

Products:ย Knitwear, scarves, toques, shawls, sweaters, bags

Manufactured In: Quebec

Where to buy: Tourist destinations, Online

Website:ย www.idealnorth.com

Canadian Owned:ย Yes

Ideal North produces a large variety of knitted products. Their goal is to represent the majesty of Canada through the quality of their clothing. As they say themselves, “we knit the Canadian experience”.

Personal Care: ReclaimClean ๐Ÿ

Name:ย ReclaimClean

Products:ย Hand sanitizer

Manufactured In:ย Hamilton, ON

Where to buy:ย Online

Website: www.reclaimclean.com

Canadian Owned:ย Yes

ReclaimClean is hand sanitizer brand manufacturing out of Hamilton, using redistilled beverages that would otherwise be thrown out. Their packaging is also 100% recycled. This brand appears to be a part of the Emterra Group, a company known for their green practices.

B2B: Ownr ๐Ÿ“ˆ

Name:ย Ownr

Products:ย Business registration & incorporation

Headquartered In:ย Toronto, Ontario

Where to buy:ย Company website

Website: Ownr

Canadian Owned:ย Owned by RBC Ventures, part of Royal Bank of Canada

Ownr makes it quick, easy and affordable to register sole proprietorships or incorporate in Alberta, British Columbia or Ontario. They also have various partnerships with companies like Telus, Shipstation, Xero, Staples and of course RBC, where you can get great discounts on services you can use toย  help grow your business.

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Snacks: PRANA ๐Ÿ

Name:ย PRANA Biovegan

Products: Healthy snacks

Manufactured In: Saint-Laurent, Quebec

Where to buy: Online and stores across the country

Website: Pranasnacks.com: Save $15 on all orders of $100 or more with code 15PRANA100

Canadian Owned:ย Yes

PRANA got its start in 2005, roasting nuts in the kitchen of one founder’s mom, and has since grown into a company with nearly 100 employees, selling a variety of products across the country and internationally.

They focus on organic, vegan, sustainable snacks, doing their best to minimize their environmental impact while also being a force for positive social change. They are a certified B Corp, recognizing companies who have a positive impact on the environment, customers, community and employees.

Most of their products are made in Quebec, but some are sourced from outside the country. They readily provide this information online in the descriptions of their products.

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