Red Wing Factory

Giant Boot

We are suckers for anything made in America and we love shoes, so what do we do when anywhere near Red Wing, Minnesota? We visit the Red Wing Shoe factory and museum! And we bring the whole family. Our head of product and design recently did just that. See his photo montage below. Big boot, [...]

About Timbuk2

Timbuk2 San Francisco Factory

Many of you have been Timbuk2 fans for years, even decades, so we thought you might enjoy learning more about who we are, what we do, and where we do it. Last night we relaunched the About Us content on timbuk2.com. See a preview below and learn more about Timbuk2 People, Product, Environment, and Manufacturing [...]

San Francisco Manufacturing

Last week was SF Made week, and in honor of this celebration of San Francisco companies, Tribute SF released their video on manufacturing in The City by The Bay . Timbuk2 is proud to be featured in this beautiful piece on folks who are making quality goods right in the heart of one of America’s [...]

SFMade Week

We’re proud to celebrate SFMade Week May 7 – 13. SFMade Week provides opportunities to discover made in San Francisco products, tour local factories (including Timbuk2!), and support local manufacturers by shopping local on SFMade Day (Saturday, May 12). See all SFMade Week events here. Timbuk2 has continuously manufatured products in San Francisco since 1989. [...]

Happy Chinese New Year

Today is Chinese New Year. Having just read this New York Times article, “How the U.S. Lost Out on iPhone Work” and re-launched our manufacturing page to tell a more complete story of how we make products, it feels appropriate to share an image of our San Francisco factory today. It’s empty. Empty because our [...]

Factory Holiday Party

52 people attended our annual factory holiday party on Saturday night. Members of our factory team and their families enjoyed a seafood feast and raffle prizes that included digital cameras and cash money. It was a very festive event and everyone was sufficiently stuffed when the headed home. Members of Timbuk2′s sewing team and their [...]