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Mec.ca – Mountain Equipment Store

MEC is the abbreviation for Mountain Equipment Co-op. What is Co-op? It means that this store works as a cooperative, meaning that is a democratically owned business structure in which members pool their resources to obtain a benefit. MEC was founded in Canada in 1971 by 6 members who wanted to buy mountain gear and equipment that wasn’t available at conventional stores. Now, more than 30 years later it has 2.6 million members...

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