Top Riders in The Bay

bike share staff and top rider winners on bikes at timbuk2

On February 28th, our hometown bike share, Bay Area Bike Share, celebrated it’s first 1/2 birthday! To recognize the folks who have ridden the most trips since the program’s launch at the end of August 2013, we partnered with BABS (yeah, we like their funky acronym too) to stoke out their top riders with exclusive [...]

Monster Messenger

We met local artist Ealish Wilson on a Timbuk2 factory tour during SF Made Week in May this year. As an artist, Ealish was energized by the tour and full of ideas on what she could create using a Timbuk2 messenger as a canvas. Always eager for a wacky project, we gave Ealish a Timbuk2 [...]

Celebrate Made in San Francisco

Drop by our San Francisco retail store (506 Hayes Street) today (Saturday, May 12, 2012) and we’ll doante 10% of your purchase to our friends and partners, SFMade. And watch TributeSF’s gorgeous new video to learn more about the maker community in San Francisco.

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. [...]

Madame Leader & Make it in America

We spent the morning with Leader Nancy Pelosi in Anchor Steam’s brew pub for a local manufacturers roundtable. We talked about the Make it in America agenda, tax credits, tariffs and the entrepreneurial spirit. There were giant American flags and we looked very smart in our business casual attire. Pelosi was was a joy to [...]

Magical Pink Joyride

No, it’s not a Find a Cure bike. Jill has been at this for years! We spotted her commuting to work – talk about making the most of the day! – on Hyde Street in San Francisco this morning. Her magical bubble machine doesn’t operate on Wednesdays, but if you look closely you’ll see that [...]

Factory Tour with SFMade.org

Yesterday we hosted a factory tour lead by SFMade. About 20 folks joined us in our Folsom Street factory to learn about Timbuk2 and how we make manufacturing work in San Francisco. Thank you to SFMade for including us. Learn more about how you can support local manufacturing at sfmade.org. Tour in action at T2HQ. [...]