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Founded Year

2017

Stage

Seed VC | Alive

Total Raised

$3.5M

Last Raised

$3.5M | 2 yrs ago

About Casca

Casca creates all-day performance footwear for Future Builders.

Casca Headquarter Location

4166 Main St

Vancouver, British Columbia, V5V 3P6,

Canada

604-873-1605

Latest Casca News

Volvo Cars Canada and Casca Footwear collaborate on a shoe

Sep 16, 2021

Volvo Cars Canada and Casca Footwear collaborate on a shoe Incorporating sustainable design, the shoe is in recognition of the brands' shared vision for a carbon-neutral future. September 16, 2021  by CM Staff Volvo Cars Canada and Casca Footwear take steps toward a sustainable future with an inspired shoe (CNW Group/Volvo Car Canada Ltd.) RICHMOND HILL — On September 22nd, World Car Free Day, Volvo Cars Canada and Casca footwear will launch a limited-edition sneaker inspired by the pure electric Volvo XC40 Recharge. The shoe will be available to Canadians for purchase ($198 CAD) at https://ca.casca.com/pages/volvoxcasca , on September 22, 2021. Incorporating sustainable design, the shoe is in recognition of the brands’ shared vision for a carbon-neutral future. “We’re excited to team up with Casca footwear who share similar values and combine our passions for sustainability, technology, and understated modern design,” said Matt Girgis, managing director of Volvo Car Canada Ltd. “At Volvo Cars, we are committed to setting the highest standards of sustainability in mobility and that goes beyond electrifying our fleet to transforming all aspects of our business. The shoe we have created with Casca in celebration of World Car Free Day, is one way to recognize the many steps we are taking on our journey to climate neutrality.” “The Volvo XC40 Recharge was designed to reduce environmental impact, so it was the perfect inspiration for the shoe,” said Kevin Reid Lead Director and Co-Founder, Casca. “Through this collaboration we’re also celebrating many design firsts – our first shared design, our fastest production to market, and new recycled materials we’ve never used before.” Advertisement THE SOLE – 10% of each sole is made from recycled car tire, the first time this material has ever been used in a Casca shoe as part of an intentional repurposing and recycling of materials. THE UPPER – 7 recycled plastic bottles are used to make the yarn for each breathable, flexible knit upper. HERITAGE – The Swedish flag is represented on one shoe tag, while the classic Casca yellow can be seen on the other, honouring the collaboration between the two brands as well as minimalist, Scandinavian design. INFLUENCES – The Thor hammer headlight influence can be seen in the linework and paneling, delivering a more performance-inspired aesthetic to Casca’s popular Avro silhouette. Recycled Materials: By 2025, Volvo Cars aims to increase the share of recycled and bio-based materials in their vehicles by 25%. By 2022, all of Casca’s knit uppers will be made from recycled or renewable materials. Energy Efficient: Volvo Cars’ global plants are powered by over 80% climate-neutral electricity with the aim to have 100% climate-neutral manufacturing operations by 2025. Casca leather treatments use low-energy UV processes, and a state-of-the-art treatment facility allows for 70% of the water to be recycled on-site.

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Expert Collections containing Casca

Expert Collections are analyst-curated lists that highlight the companies you need to know in the most important technology spaces.

Casca is included in 4 Expert Collections, including Apparel & Accessories.

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Apparel & Accessories

509 items

This Collection includes startups selling apparel and accessories ranging from activewear to dresses to glasses.

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Online Fashion

269 items

Consumers are increasingly shopping online, making it the fastest growing channel across many sectors. This has led to the creation of online brands with limited or no physical retail presence. This collection include fashion startups with strong online component, including cloth

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E-Commerce

8,471 items

D

Direct-To-Consumer Brands (Non-Food)

1,192 items

Startups selling their own branded products directly to consumers through owned e-commerce channels, rather than relying on department stores or big online marketplaces.

Casca Patents

Casca has filed 2 patents.

The 3 most popular patent topics include:

  • Athletic shoe brands
  • Footwear
  • Nike brands
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