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Back to school cool with a Red Oxx Kat Pack Backpack

Back to S’Cool – Cool Tools for Back to School – Red Oxx Recommends

July 6, 2016Minister of Information
Red Oxx Gear For This School Year Cool – adjective : calmness, composure, self-control, fashionably attractive or impressive, stylish, chic. Kids want cool, especially in school. You however, want to save money and get a quality product you won’t have to buy again before the school year is even over. No need to compromise, now
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You want it? We'll build it, just for you!

Ye Ole Custom Shoppe : Tailoring Bags to Meet Your Needs

June 20, 2016Minister of Information
Looking for a bag that doesn’t exist? Need a modification done on a bag you want to buy or currently own? Red Oxx is proud to announce that our Custom Shoppe is operational once again. You begged us to bring back custom work and bag modifications. For some time demand for our production line bags
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Dogs are Minimalists.

Minimalism Travel Ain’t Too Much Monkey Business – 2016 Guatemala Report

June 16, 2016Minister of Information
Trimming down the Travel Troubles Due to the constant changes in travel along with my current state of physical decline, I am now seeing the light on being a minimalist. While not all trips allow for cutting back on the kit, some leave quite a bit of wiggle room. Recently I made of couple of
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Montana hail thunderhead builds in the background.

Airline Carry-on & Personal Item Requirements Guide with Matching Bag to Bin Recommendations

June 2, 2016Minister of Information
Baggin’ the Bin Every domestic Airline has different carry-on overhead bin sizing requirements these days. It can be a real hassle to try to figure out which bag will fit which particular airline overhead bin. Red Oxx has done all the hard work and research for you. We purchased an official International Bag Checker used
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Jim Markel CEO and Perry Jones President of Red Oxx. Photo courtesy of the Billings Gazette.

Red Oxx Announced as Winner of SBA Veteran Owned Business Award

April 26, 2016Minister of Information
The Small Business Administration announced its annual SBA awards for 2016 for each of the 50 states. Red Oxx Manufacturing is proud to be named as Veteran-owned Business of the Year representing the state of Montana. Red Oxx Manufacturing was nominated by Sara Hudson of the Veterans Business Outreach Center and Kent Wood of First
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Red Oxx Government Contract Capability Statement

Red Oxx Government Contract Capability Statement

February 5, 2016Minister of Information
Red Oxx Manufacturing is a Veteran founded, owned and operated member of the SBA. Winner of the 2016 Montana SBA Veteran Owned Business of the Year Award, Red Oxx was established in 1986 in Billings, Montana. Red Oxx specializes in LEAN manufacturing of soft sewn goods. All Red Oxx built products are backed by our
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Drink Coffee - Do Stupid Things Faster with More Energy.

A Rucksack, A Blanket, and 60 Pounds of Coffee

January 22, 2016Minister of Information
Guatemalan Coffee Treks in a Red Oxx C-Ruck to the Land of the Rising Sun Mike Roberts works the espresso machine at Crossroads Café Coffeeshop like a skilled mechanic, as he fills orders of caffeinated beverages for local Guatemalans and foreign travelers alike. Mike the owner and only employee behind the coffee bar works at
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Planning for the future.

Announcing Our 30th Anniversary : 1986~2016

January 20, 2016Jim Markel
30 Years in Retrospect. CEO Jim Markel’s 2016 State of the Oxx Address. I still recall the phone ringing at the Para loft circa 1986 and a shout that Gunnery Sergeant Markel would like to speak with Corporal Markel. Bummer! Found me again … No matter where I went in the world it seems the
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Big Oxx Sprinter Van and Trailer

Visit with Red Oxx Out and About – Show Schedule

January 1, 2016Minister of Information
Meet the Red Oxx crew on the road. Makoshika World Premier Ludlow Studios, New York City, New York Tentative: June 18th, 2016. Join Jim Markel, CEO of Red Oxx and Stan Parker, Cinematographer, at the New York Premier of Stan’s documentary “Makoshika”. Filmed by a group of Montana cinematographers, Makoshika explores the history of the
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Red Oxx Herd at OXXtoberfest Customer Appreciation Day 2015

OXXtoberfest – Customer Appreciation BBQ & Factory Tour Report

October 14, 2015Minister of Information
You Came, You Saw, You Mingled! And we all celebrated . . . You, our beloved customer. After 29 years in business we were thrilled that several hundred of our loyal customers stopped by for our OXXtoberfest Customer Appreciation Event on Saturday October 10th, 2015. The weather couldn’t have been better with temperatures in the
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