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The Red Oxx Herd Sports their custom tie-dye Sugar Bull Shirts

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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Ubirr cave painting of a bag carrying warrior hunter - Kakadu, Australia

A History of the Bag – Mankind’s Oldest Companion? Part 1

June 12, 2015Minister of Information
History’s First Bag. What has been mankind’s oldest true companion? While many might vote for the dog, evidence seems to point to the bag. While there’s no physical proof mankind has been carrying bags for possibly millions of years, it just makes sense that a bag of some kind has been with humans for a
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Elephant Crossing

Kalahari Calling – Red Oxx Rocks Africa 2011 Part 2

March 17, 2015Minister of Information
Welcome to part 2 of Red Oxx CEO Jim Markel and President Perry Jones 2011 trip to Africa. In Part 1, Hippo Booty Smacking, Tiger Fishing and more, the two fished and explored Namibia and Zimbabwe. Along the way they visited their friend and mentor silversmith Patrick Mavros. In this installment they distribute some of
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Behind the Brand, The Strand Interviews Jim Markel

Ministry of Supply Clothing Company Co-Brands with Red Oxx – Your Logo Our Bags

December 11, 2014Minister of Information
Corporate Order Promotional Program in Action. Aman Adani, one third of the driving power behind the forward-thinking high-technology clothing outfit Minsitry of Supply has admired Red Oxx since a friend introduced him in 2007, when he was a full time traveling consultant. Hundreds of flights later and a new company under his belt, a reporter
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Best Bug Out Bags Around

Ultimate “Bug Out Bags” – Prepare for Disaster with Dependable Gear

October 28, 2014Minister of Information
PACK AN EMERGENCY SURVIVAL KIT THAT COULD SAVE YOUR LIFE Survivalists were once considered outer limits crazy, but due to recent developments in dangerous transferable diseases like the Ebola scare, the idea of preparing for survival doesn’t seem quite so ridiculous after all. But what is the point of packing all that survival gear to
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CEO Jim Markel relaxes in his Factory #8 Meeting Room.

Resurrection of Business Ethics: Billings, Montana’s NOISE & COLOR Magazine Interviews CEO Jim Markel

September 10, 2014Minister of Information
Local hipster writer Jake Music from NOISE & COLOR magazine stopped by factory number 8 and got the tour. He then sat down with Red Oxx CEO Jim Markel to talk about the resurrection of business ethics. Jim touches on the neighborhood revitalization project BIRD, one of his personal pet projects. Another topic he discussed
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The Great Zimbabwe

Hippo Booty Smacking, Tiger Fishing and More Part 1 – Red Oxx Rocks Africa 2011

August 22, 2014Jim Markel
Back in 2011 Red Oxx CEO Jim Markel and President Perry Jones joined forces and headed to Africa. This was the be Perry’s trip of a lifetime with plenty of fishing and exploration of the county’s of Namibia and Zimbabwe. In this first installment we find the two taking in the Great Zimbabwe, visiting with
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Jim poses with Rooi, our Ridgeback Mascot

Lil Sherpa Jr. Reborn – Part Deux

August 11, 2014Jim Markel
PORTRAIT OF A RESTORATION OF A 1949 DODGE ROUTE VAN, THE SEQUEL. Every great old car has a history. When we decided we wanted something unique to transfer our finished bags to our factory outlet store, we had no idea it would end up becoming a story in and of itself. CEO Jim Markel puts
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Red Oxx Trucker Hat poses in Sherpa Jr. - our '49 Dodge Route Van

Hashtag #redoxx on Instagram

June 11, 2014Minister of Information
Hashtag your favorite Red Oxx Instagram photos with #redoxx and it will display here. Share with the world the pleasures of owning your Red Oxx Bag on Instagram. A note to Instagram users – by hashtagging “#redoxx” and having your image appear here on our website, you hereby grant Red Oxx Manufacturing free usage of
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Tony from Big Sky Welding Concepts.

Lil Sherpa Junior Reborn Part 1

April 3, 2014Minister of Information
PORTRAIT OF A RESTORATION OF A 1949 DODGE ROUTE VAN. Delving into the history of a 1949 Dodge Route Van Red Oxx purchased for use in transferring completed bags to our factory outlet store and shipping dock has been an intriguing affair. The van’s design and engineering is interesting alone, but this diveco van also
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