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North St. Bags moving to larger location in Hawthorne District

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on March 6th, 2018 at 8:45 am

“At a certain point, it became clear that we’ve outgrown our Clinton St. shop.”
(Photo: J. Maus/BikePortland)

North St. Bags needs more room. Again.
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Local company makes tote bag for front basket of Biketown bikes

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on August 8th, 2016 at 3:19 pm

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North St.’s new “Townie Tote” model. It also comes in dark grey.
(Photos: J. Maus/BikePortland)

In just the latest sign that Portland has gone head-over-heels for bike share, a local company has added a Biketown-specific bag to their product line.[Read more…]

Industry Ticker: North St Bags expands with new retail location and sales reps

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on May 5th, 2015 at 9:20 am


There’s nothing we like better than seeing a Portland-born and raised company make it big. It seems like yesterday that Curtis Williams showed up at BikeCraft with some great bags and panniers. Since 2009 he’s built North St. Bags into a successful business that just keeps chugging along.

Check out the press release below for his latest exciting news.

PORTLAND, Oregon—MAY 4, 2015—North St. Bags is proud to announce the launch of a new retail concept storefront in Southeast Portland. Nearly tripling its existing showroom area, the North St. Bags SHOP HQ will showcase on-hand inventory from its line of Made-in-Portland convertible pannier bags and other cycling accessories. “Knocking down a couple of walls really opened the place up,” mused North St. Bags Founder, Curtis Williams who recently took over the entire first floor of their building to accommodate the retail expansion.
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Two years in, bike bag business blooms for ‘North St.’

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on March 16th, 2012 at 8:27 am

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Curtis Williams in the window of his new work and retail space on SE 23rd Ave.

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