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Gardening 101 – How to Grow Your Own Vegetables Through Seeding 2024

Gardening 101 – How to Grow Your Own Vegetables Through Seeding 2024
Spring is in the air, the weather is warming up, and it’s the perfect time to start planting seeds. Our original 2020 guide to seeding and growing your vegetable garden was a hit, and we’re back with an updated version to help you make the most of this season’s planting opportunities. Whether you’re a seasoned gardener or just starting out, this quick, simple guide is packed with fresh tips and tricks to help you grow a bountiful garden of vegetables.

A Thoughtful Mother’s Day Glove Gift Guide

Mother’s Day comes just once a year, yet we all know that one day is hardly enough to celebrate everything Mom does. That’s why our 2024 Mother’s Day Gift Guide is brimming with more than just gifts—it’s about experiences, too. We’ve curated a selection of gloves perfect for bringing your family together while also safeguarding everyone’s hands. Why not mark this Mother’s Day with a spring or summer project that involves the whole family? Whether it’s transforming your yard or balcony into an oasis for Mom, adding a splash of color to your garden, or cultivating a mini edible garden, let’s make every day special for Mom!

Planting Native Species with Watson Gloves and the Urban Botanist

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For Earth Day, Watson Gloves has partnered with the “Urban Botanist” to support your local native ecosystem by planting species of native plants in your garden. This collaboration leverages the Urban Botanist’s expertise and Watson Gloves’ dedication to sustainability, encouraging gardeners to foster biodiversity in their own backyards. Our Homegrown™ line, featuring WasteNot™ yarn from recycled plastic bottles and landfill biodegradable Reclaim™ additives, represents our commitment to environmentally responsible products.

Sustainability in the PPE and Safety Equipment Industry: Insights from the ISEA Report

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Personal protective equipment (PPE) is undergoing a transformative era where sustainability is gaining equal significance next to its primary safety function. The International Safety Equipment Association’s (ISEA) recent study illuminates this shift, revealing that an overwhelming 80% of safety managers now factor in sustainability when selecting PPE, reflecting a broader industry trend towards environmentally conscious practices (ISEA Report, 2023). At Watson Gloves, being environmentally conscious is not a new trend but a continued commitment. Our approach is twofold: to provide quality hand protection while reducing our environmental footprint and helping reduce yours. Together, we can help elevate the industry for a more sustainable future.

Watson Story – Accountant Natalia Santana

I’ve been at Watson here for six years now… Six years! I started in Accounts Receivable and worked my way up through three different positions to Accountant.

I’ve been lucky to hold a few roles since I’ve been here where I was able to get experience in various areas in the Accounting Department – I had the opportunity to handle payment applications in Accounts Receivable, then gained experience in Accounts Payable, then promoted to Junior Accountant where the scope of my accounting exposure grew to the point where I am now holding the Accountant position.

Watson Story – Director of Product Development Christina Yeung

Director of Product Development Christina Yeung's Watson Gloves Story

I’ve been working for Watson Gloves for eleven years at the head office in Burnaby, BC. I was hired as a product developer and have recently become the Director of Product Development.

Watson Gloves has been a part of my life since I was very young! I’ve always lived in Vancouver, and my childhood home was in East Vancouver, only three blocks away from Watson Gloves’ original main office!