Hey Ember Community:
For the most part the KS portion of the Ember brand launch is now complete and we will be working hard on the next steps in our... Read more
Last batch of Ember Packs out the door this morning!
For those of you who are getting messages telling you that your pack has been delivered in SF, this is... Read more
A SMALL BUT IMPORTANT DETAIL/FEATURE + Shipping update
hey Ember Community,
By now the first backers are receiving their packs. If you have not received yours yet, or a tracking number, please hang in there. We are sending... Read more
NEW VIDEOS UPDATED ON OUR VIMEO PAGE
Here's some informative videos to prepare for your soon to be arriving Ember Pack!
Well, that was interesting.
Here's what happens when US Customs decides to seize and inspect your goods: basically they hold the goods for an unspecified time, provide you with... Read more
US Customs Inspection / Port of Oakland
Hey Ember Community
The shipment arrived on time at the Port of Oakland on last Monday 8/25. On Tuesday evening, however, we were informed by our freight forwarder that the... Read more
Ember arrival notice for the Sea Freight to the Port of Oakland, CA.
hey Ember Community
There are only a couple pieces of paperwork and a Fedex guy between you, and your Ember Pack! This is one of the last. .. .
Here... Read more
CARGO RECEIPT - Freight on Board
This is the document from our Freight Forwarder showing that the shipment has been placed. The shipment is onboard the vessel and getting underway from China to California. Our Freight... Read more
Let the packing begin!
Once the updated panels were delivered, we moved fast (or rather our factory did)!
We are on the boat by week end!
No-sew bonded panel-attach points & Schedule
Hey Ember Community:
In our last update we brought you up to speed on our recent development work on the no-sew bonded panel-attach points (there are 12 on each pack).... Read more
The Journals are ready to go!
We have been deep in craftsmanship territory! Our sub-vendor that does all our no-sew bonded panel-attach points has been coming through mightily... Read more
Thank you for your patience on the schedule update. We have been negotiating updated schedule with our production partner. This is always a tricky business: we strive to... Read more
Hey Ember community.
We are getting close to begin constructing the packs. The actual time allotted to construct the packs is less time intensive than you might think. Its... Read more
Copying here the last part of our update #8 on 5/2:
INITIAL SHORT-RUN PRODUCTION
The first step in production process is to produce a small number of... Read more
WE ARE ROLLING!!
ALL SURVEYS COMPLETE
If you ever need to update your contact info or mailing address prior to shipment, you can do this at any time by going... Read more
EMBER COMMUNITY! WE ARE SO STOKED! WE MADE IT! ITS BEEN A LONG 32 DAYS, AND A DAMN GOOD 32 DAYS!
THE PACKS WE HAVE BEEN PLAYING WITH AND TESTING... Read more
STRETCH GOAL is here!
Hello Ember Community,
We are stoked to hit 200k! Thanks to your support! To celebrate this milestone, we have approved a STRETCH GOAL that was directly inspired by several... Read more
ADD-ON ACCESSORY SECURITY/DURABILITY TESTING
Ember Community: please excuse this very low production quality video. This one is to show the secure and durable connection made by the magnetic coupling hardware when adding pouches/cases. This... Read more
WATER BOTTLES ON THE EMBER PACK
Hey Ember Backers: several of you asked us to describe the best way to attach a water bottle to the Ember Pack. Please check out a few ways to... Read more
YOGA GEAR ON THE EMBER PACK (thanks @Samuel Lo for the great question!)
The Ember Pack is also a system designed to be customizable to your needs.One of our early backers Samuel wanted to know if he would be able to carry... Read more