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Hey... Where's My SOOT?
It’s great to see that many of you have started receiving your SOOT Electropacks! This is so exciting. We've already gotten great feedback from you guys, so thank... Read more
A Note About Shipping
We've been getting a lot of emails from you guys asking us to check on your orders, so we thought we’d do a quick update to make sure you're... Read more
16 Wheels Across the Border
Sorry for the Silence
We’ve been gathering information to pass on to you, and we’ve got some news to share, so read on!
That's Trucked Up
Tomorrow morning we have... Read more
Final Factory Inspection: Mixed News, but We're Almost There!
First things first: we've started shipping a few bags at a time as part of our test run. If yours is one of them, you'll receive a confirmation and tracking... Read more
Happy Holidays, MFG Update, and Finances!
Dear all ye faithful backers,
We wanted to wish you all happy holidays! For those of you traveling, travel safe! If you’ve made it to your destinations, may you be... Read more
Not Your Ordinary Bag (Apparently)
Wow, what a hectic week. We’ve been biting our nails yet again on impending news from our manufacturing partner, and we’re here once again to share it with you.
In... Read more
The New Schedule
Getting Straight to the Point: A Shipping Delay
We hate to have to deliver bad news to you guys, but unfortunately there’s going to be a delay in shipping. Originally... Read more
Biting Our Nails: It's Close to the Wire!
We Are Thankful For You
First off, going into the holiday weekend we wanted to take a moment to thank each and every one of you for being so patient... Read more
A Glimpse at Our First Production Sample
Quality and Craftsmanship are Key
We wanted to let you all know that we received our first production sample yesterday, and we're extremely happy with the results! We’re impressed with... Read more
Manufacturing Road Trip
Hey guys, we just got back from a trip down to Southern California to visit our manufacturing partner in San Diego and one of our fabric vendors in Irvine. Here's... Read more
This is the Hard Part: But We Love It!
What We're Up To
We'd like to keep you all as up-to-date as possible as we push forward, so we thought we'd give you a little insight into what we're... Read more
Things Are Moving, But We Need Your Help.
Just a few quick updates:
1. Samples are still in progress. We're working with our manufacturing partner to wrap this up within the next two weeks. (This is... Read more
A Big. Giant. Thank You! (And Some Other Important Stuff)
We couldn't have done this without you. Thank you -- each and every one of you. Now for a few really important things:
Please Help Us Stay On Target
Two... Read more
Last Chance for Add-Ons
Woo-hoo! Final stretch!
We've decided not to use BackerKit, so this will be your only opportunity to add any extras to your pledge. (We'll know what items you're reserving... Read more
Guess What? We're Shipping in December!
Travel Season is Fast Approaching
Many of you have sent us private messages telling us about your holiday plans to visit family and to take trips abroad in December. We... Read more
Mini-Update: External Water Bottle Pocket (x2!)
We're a very lean and scrappy team here at SOOT. Emma's in San Francisco, John's in Mountain View, and Alex is based in Bernal Heights with a workshop space in... Read more
Pockets, Design Details + A Free Add-On!
As we pull into the final week of our campaign, we wanted to thank you all for your support. We're extremely excited to be bringing our first product to life,... Read more
Rain Cover & Pockets: Keep You Gear Dry and Organized!
It's Here! Introducing the SOOT Rain Cover
Add it to any full Electropack pledge level for just $24
Over the past several days we've been busy designing a custom rain... Read more
We did it! (Our $30k Add-On Announcement)
We did it! In just under two weeks we've managed to hit our goal -- and we couldn't have done it without you, this core group of early adopters. And... Read more
Introducing "Tidal Carbon" + Stretch Goal
Our first week into our campaign was an amazing success. We surpassed 60% at the 7-day mark, and are now pushing up to the ceiling at 73% thanks to all... Read more
A "How it Works" Video
We wanted to thank you all for supporting SOOT here on Kickstarter. We've been working hard on what we believe is a great product and we can't wait to get... Read more