I’m happy to report that our recent online painting auction raised $6,000 for Look Good Feel Better®, in support of women with cancer. We commissioned our friend and artist extraordinaire, Angela Morgan, to create a painting that celebrates women feeling confident in their swimwear. Angela’s painting was auctioned off for $3,000, with Swimco matching the [...]
“Back To School” has become an official season in our world, as highlighted in Staples’ famous “The Most Wonderful Time of the Year” campaign. Though I no longer have to buy duo tangs, fancy colored pens and text books (or make lunches and harass children about homework), I am conscious of the changing season. For [...]
Last week we hosted a series of events to celebrate the “launch” of one of our Product Buyers into “Retirement-land”, after 25 years with Swimco. We all agreed that the word “retirement” has a negative (old) connotation and that “launch” is much more appropriate, as Pat enters this exciting new phase of her life.
Each year we select a worthy cause to support through sales of our collectable shopping bags. This year we are putting our support behind the Look Good Feel Better program, operated by the Canadian Cancer Society.
Do you have a favorite swimsuit that you just can’t let go? I know I have several. The ones I rely on and wear far more than any others. They’re just so comfy and flattering! Unfortunately there comes a time when we must say “good bye” to these faithful standbys. Here’s a funny story from [...]
January is the month in which many of us make some resolutions for improvements or changes we want to make in our lives. More fitness, less food, lose weight, do more of this or less of that, etc. I know many of my friends think that they need to shape up before hitting the beach [...]