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Kenny Myers shows how it's done!

Surfing Safari and Doing it Panama Style – Part 1

Surfing with Jim in Panama Part 1 Seems like every now and then, life forces you to hit the restart button. I had no real itinerary planned for my trip to Panama. Hell, I didn’t even have a surfboard! All I knew that turning 40 only happens just once. My only "plan" was to check-off
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Red Oxx Fair Trade improves quality of life. Here Jim celebrates the new Monkey Fist Production Facility with his Fair Trade Partners.

Fair Trade in Guatemala Checkup, Part 2

Return of the Monkey King 2007. Jim Markel catches up on his Fair Trade business adventure in Guatemala, where the story of the Monkey’s Fist Zip Knot is rapidly becoming the tale of the Monkey’s Fist Fair Trade. With a new production facility for his partners and above average living wages, the Red Oxx is
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Old shop in Guatemala.

Discovering Fair Trade in Guatemala, Part 1

On the trail of the Monkey’s Fist, 2006 When Red Oxx Manufacturing co-owner Jim Markel traveled to Guatemala, he discovered a fair trade human interest story. It all started with those handy little cords on all of our travel bags. The ones that make it easy to pull open the #10 YKK zippers. They feel
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PracticalHacks, Tips for Better Living

What Makes the Metro Briefcase so Practical?

Kevin at PracticalHacks, the website for better living says this… PracticalHacks.com is a popular blog devoted to tips for better living. Everything from making beef jerky to strategies for surviving a recession. Blog Author Kevin C. took the opportunity to share with his readers his assessment of the Red Oxx Metro Briefcase AKA daily bag.
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Redoxx : Our Favorite Things

Red Oxx’s Outdoor, Travel, Sportsman, and Fitness Equipment Links Fitness ATOMICATHLETIC.COM – Strongman training essentials PAULIE ZINK.COM – Montana’s Monkey Kung Fu Master RESCUETHERIMS.ORG – Volunteer Organization to Clean Up Zimmerman Park Travel BONDURANT.COM – School of High Performance Driving ONEBAG.COM – The Art and Science of Traveling Light WATERRESCUE.ORG – Billings Rescue Dive Team
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Oxx Master Bronze by Christopher Smith

Oxx Bronze by Christopher Smith Galleries Celebrates Our 20 Years

Red Oxx is proud to announce that world renowned bronze sculpture Christopher Smith has been awarded the commission for the creation of the official Red Oxx bronze sculpture. Founded in 1986 Red Oxx set forth to make the finest travel gear in the world. After over 20 years in business Perry and I thought it
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Allbusiness.com asked Red Oxx what's working about its Internet marketing of redoxx.com...

What’s a 10 Second Acid Test?

Allbusiness.com Spotlights RedOxx.com as Case Study In Successful Internet Marketing Allbusiness.com CEO Peter Horan spotted something unusual at RedOxx.com: an apparently successful ecommerce retailer, yes, but more than that. Here was a manufacturer in the heartland of America with a good story — and a sense of ‘realness’ that can be missing from many Dot
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Setting my sights on the 500 club

Mini Ruck: Perfect Partner for Holiday Weekend

Lots of Exterior Pockets Makes This Pack a Favorite. Howard Gray packed everything he needed in his trusty Mini Ruck Sack for a 3 day weekend out on the plains of Montana. Let’s see what all the fuss is about being in this "500 Club." Howdy Jim, I recently returned from my outstanding 4th of
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Diving at Cocos Island, Costa Rica

Face to face with Hammerhead Sharks in Costa Rica – Cocos Island Part 3

Jim’s Costa Rica Adventure, Part 3 Part 3 in Costa Rica. Red Oxx Manufacturing co-owner Jim Markel survived a river run through a rainforest in part 2 of his Costa Rican adventure. Now he and cousin Shawn meet Hammerheads face to face underwater. Arriving back in San Jose after our rainforest river run, we scouted
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Sharks in Costa Rica - Cocos Island, up close and personal

Eat, Sleep, Dive – Treasures and Sharks in Costa Rica – Cocos Island Part 4

Jim’s Costa Rican Adventure, Part 4 Part 4, Jim’s Costa Rican Adventure. Red Oxx’s co-owner Jim Markel gets down with the barber fish, until an Oceanic Great White Shark slips in for a trim. Sharks aren’t the only thing that will raise your pulse at Cocos Island. How about the billion dollars of treasure buried
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