Experience a Piece of Oaxaca In PDX this May 22, 2024
Portland, OR December 6, 2023 - Orox Leather Co., a multigenerational leather goods company, announces an exciting milestone in its journey of craftsmanship and culture. With nearly two decades of dedication to creating quality leather products, Orox Leather Co. is delighted to unveil its latest endeavor, a brand-new retail location at the new Portland International Airport, scheduled to open its doors on May 22, 2024.
A Cultural Celebration
Orox Leather Co. believes that culture finds its most beautiful expression through the work of skilled hands. This belief has guided the company's artisans in Portland, Oregon, as they've crafted leather goods for generations. This commitment to excellence and culture has earned Orox Leather Co. a loyal following of customers who appreciate the quality and craftsmanship that define their products.
Bringing Oaxaca to Portland
The forthcoming opening of the Orox Leather Co. store at the Portland International Airport marks a momentous occasion. This Mexican-owned gift shop is the first of its kind at the airport, thanks to PDX's innovative pop-up program designed to empower women- and minority-owned businesses. The store represents not only the Orox family's journey but also the rich tapestry of Latino and minority cultures, transcending borders and showcasing exceptional craftsmanship.
A Curated Collection: Elevating Latino Culture
Rooted in family traditions and craftsmanship, Orox Leather Co. understands the profound connection that many migrants and second-generation artisans in the US share with their craft. To celebrate this connection and heritage, Orox Leather Co. is introducing a meticulously curated collection of goods crafted by Latino and Minority artisans. From intricately designed jewelry to delectable Oaxacan mole, each item tells a story of family heritage, resilience, and the vibrant Latino spirit.
Join Us on This Journey
Orox Leather Co. extends an invitation to join them on this thrilling journey of discovery and celebration. As they expand their offerings and introduce handpicked treasures, customers will have the opportunity to experience the heart and soul of Latino roots in every piece.
Supporting the Grand Opening
In anticipation of the grand opening of the Portland International Airport store on May 22, 2024, Orox Leather Co. encourages patrons to visit and shop at their existing stores by gifting Orox this this holiday season.
A New Identity: Orox - Oregon Oaxaca Makers
The name "Orox" represents the fusion of Oregon and Oaxaca. It embodies the story of a migrant family crafting leather goods in the USA while celebrating their heritage. Orox Leather Co.'s new logo, "OROX - Oregon Oaxaca Makers," encapsulates this identity in a single glance. The brand aims to instill pride, belonging, and inspiration in Latinos while introducing its exceptional work to those who have yet to discover it.
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About Orox Leather Co.
Orox Leather Co. is a family-owned leather goods brand with a legacy spanning nearly two decades. The company is dedicated to crafting high-quality leather products that reflect the artistry and commitment of its artisans. Proudly made in Portland, Oregon, Orox Leather Co. has earned a reputation for its commitment to quality, authenticity, and the celebration of family heritage.
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