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New workwear rules add colour to Ontario mines

Published 2016-09-14 | Media Releases

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 […]

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CBC’s Dragons Den Success Special

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.

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Kitco News Video Interview

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.

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Covergalls to Face the Dragons

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.

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Covergalls enters new markets – distribution expands

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.”

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