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Q&A with James Morin of Flowfold; How a scrappy startup built their new headquarters using staff-power and a hefty dose of passion

June 5, 2019 Last we heard from Maine-based startup Flowfold, the team—armed with new backpack prototypes—was headed up for a quick summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro. Now more than a year later we caught up with COO and President of Sales James Morin to talk about their new Gorham, Maine, headquarters. READ MORE


These are our 11 Favorite Gifts for Father's Day in 2019

May 16, 2019  #1 Flowfold RFID Card Holder Wallet - This lightweight, streamlined wallet has room enough for only a few cards and bills -- a welcome change for dads accustomed to sitting on a bulky leather patty. Plus, the RFID blocking technology keeps financial info safe from sneaky digital thieves.  READ MORE


This Sailcloth Boot is Your Answer to Rugged Rainy Day Footwear

March 6, 2019  |  L.L. Bean hunting boots have been a go-to men’s waterproof staple for decades, but they just got even better. The highly functional boot got a major upgrade for durability to conquer the worst weather conditions while maintaining a stylish look, thanks to Maine gear maker Flowfold. Whether you’re an outdoors adventure guy or a man about town in need of rain shoes, these new L.L Bean x Flowfold boots will keep you a step above the rest.  READ MORE


How a Local Startup Landed a Coveted Collaboration with Iconic Outdoor Retailer L.L.Bean

February 28, 2019 | In its 107-year history, L.L.Bean has never released a version of its iconic Bean Boot with anything but an L.L.Bean logo. Until now. On Thursday, the Freeport-based outdoor retailer announced it was releasing a limited edition Bean Boot that is co-branded with local startup, Flowfold.  READ MORE

The First-Ever L.L.Bean Boot Collab Is Perfect

February 28, 2019 | The Maine gear giant worked with a small backpack brand to design Bean Boots made with sail cloth. We're obsessed.  READ MORE

L.L. Bean Partners with Maine Startup Flowfold for a Bean Boot Mashup

February 28, 2019 | It’s a little tried-and-true on bottom, a little millennial on top. L.L.Bean announced Thursday that it had partnered with another company for the first time to put a new twist on its classic Bean boot, working with the Maine startup Flowfold to replace the boot’s leather uppers with the tough sailcloth that Flowfold is known for.  READ MORE

These Guys Are Not Selling Wallets For Beer Money Any More

October 22, 2018 | When James Morin and his two partners, Devin McNeil and Charlie Friedman, got their Flowfold brand outdoor gear into L.L. Bean – both online and in retail stores across the country -- a lot of people thought they had gotten lucky.  READ MORE

A Small Outdoor Gear Startup from Maine has Caught the Attention of L.L.Bean — and Partnered on an Exclusive Product Line

August 12, 2018 | Flowfold is a fun company, one of those cool startups that seem like it starts with a simple project, scraping by to get started, and, just a few short years later, finds itself on the cusp of something big.  READ MORE