Category: Do Good

MEC BikeFest

This Saturday (June 25th) is MEC Bikefest here in Toronto as well as in many other cities across Canada. (you may have missed it in you’re home town, or it may be still upcoming, so check the dates!) Bikefest is a great way to grab some parts, donate a bike, get your ride tuned or [...]

Alabamboo Live!

Running from April 29th to May 1st you’ll be able to watch & chat with the COMMON MBA’s working on the Alabamboo project from Greensboro, Alabama at:! Orontas is proud to be supplying the COMMON team with our line of renewable lubricants, greases and cleaners to get them off the ground. This project is [...]

Evergreen Bike Works + ORONTAS

In the spirit of supporting Lifestyle DIY here in our home of Toronto, Orontas is proud to announce we’ve put the rubber on the road with our friends at Evergreen Brick Works on their Bike Works project! Bike Works will feature drop-in DIY bike repair space and rentals on Saturdays and Sundays from April to [...]


A few weeks ago we announced that we were officially keeping an eye on COMMON, the collaborative brand project from Alex and Ana Bogousky, John Bielenberg and Rob Schuham. Well, today we’re beside ourselves to announce that Orontas has jumped on board and teamed up with COMMON for their Alabamboo project! Alabamboo is a community [...]

COMMON: The Collaborative Brand

Alex Bogusky & Co. (Rob Schuham and his wife Ana Bogusky) have set out to turn things on their head, which is always something we’re looking to get behind! First he left his agency and setup Fearless, which is interesting in it’s own right, but now they’ve taken that concept further with COMMON. We like [...]

For Japan: Do Good

Japan is hurting. The guys at Portland-based agency W+K have taken it upon themselves to make helping easier with the poster pictured above. You can buy the silkscreened poster for $25 and 100% goes to the Red Cross relief effort. Get it here.

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