Source: Sudbury Mining Solutions Journal Navy is out. Orange, yellow and red are in. As of July 1st, miners working underground in Ontario are required to wear high visibility safety apparel made of fluorescent or brightly coloured background material. The change in regulations was an ideal opportunity for Covergalls Inc., a Sudbury-based designer and manufacturer […]
Published 2016-07-05 | Media Releases
Article by Ken Tencer | July 5, 2016 / The Globe and Mail Sorry, men. But it looks like we are going to have to work a lot harder if we want to be successful in this new age of entrepreneurship. As the voice of the customer speaks louder and louder in the marketplace, the sound […]
Published 2015-04-08 | Media Releases
CBC’s Dragons Den Success Special – Update Episode April 8th, 2015
Covergalls Inc. will be feautured on an upcoming episode of Dragons’ Den, airing Wednesday, April 8th, 2015 at 8 p.m. (8:30 p.m. in NFLD) on CBC Television. As you may or may not know, Covergalls Inc. was featured on the season premiere October 15th when they pitched their business idea to the Dragons. This time around the segment focuses on the changes to and development of the business, since the initial introduction to the Den.
Published 2014-11-27 | Media Releases
Mining Gear Gets Picked Up On CBC’s Dragon’s Den – Kitco News Guest(s): Alicia Woods Creator, Covergalls Who says women can’t be comfortable in a mine? Kitco News’ latest guest launched Covergall, a coverall catered to women. “There was absolutely nothing for women,” the creator of Covergalls, Alicia Woods says.
Published 2014-10-20 | Media Releases
CBC’s Dragons’ Den is back with two new dragons who are wasting no time making their mark. Each week, Financial Post contributor Mary Teresa Bitti revisits the previous week’s episode. She captures what the cameras didn’t and in the process provides a case study for readers, zeroing in on what pitchers and dragons were thinking […]
Published 2014-09-23 | Media Releases
Has the underground mining environment prepared a Sudbury entrepreneur for the heat of the Dragonsʼ Den?
Catch the season premiere of CBCʼs Dragonsʼ Den as Covergalls founder Alicia Woods presents her business plan to the panel of renowned Canadian investors.
Published 2014-07-10 | Media Releases
Covergalls, the first ever Canadian-made and designed coverall for women is now available worldwide. When Alicia Woods launched Covergalls in spring 2013, her target clientele were women in need of an alternative to the traditional loose fitting men coverall. “Covergalls are now being worn by women as far away as Russia,” says Mrs. Woods. “Our brand is synonymous with comfort and safety and thus a perfect fit for women working in the trades across North America and beyond.”