The Life Saving Power of a Pen

Trade Supply Co was started in 2013 by a group of like minded individuals who believed something was lacking in retail for men in Oklahoma City. We began with the simple idea to find unique, epic products that couldn’t be found at big box retailers. That vision began with us seeking out small, independent makers and grew to encompass our own product lines. We had become an experience based retail store. A community grew up around us as guests became friends and friends became family. They sought us out time and again to experience that feeling that old time mariners must have felt, the feeling of discovery and wonder when unearthing a long lost treasure.    One of the items we...

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Our Port in the Storm

  Trade was founded in 2013 by a group of like minded people that felt OKC needed a different type of mens retail store. We began as a small popup shop off 8th and Broadway and then expanded into the space at 11th and Walker in Midtown District, OKC. In Mid 2016 the partnership decided they could no longer invest the time, energy and effort it took to keep a small business running. This is when I stepped up, bought out the remaining partners and became the sole-proprietor of TRADE. I thought back to one of the key influences in my life and decided I wanted to make a place that my grandfather would have loved to visit. A place...

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Looking Back While Forging Ahead

                                             September 30 is a very special day here at TRADE. In Mid-2016, the partners of TRADE decided they couldn’t continue to devote the resources they felt they needed to in order to make TRADE the best that it could be. I decided to take on that adventure and push towards the future and make TRADE what we all knew it could be.   It was on this day in 2016 that I became the sole owner of TRADE and started the journey that led us to where we are today. Many people don’t realize the trials and troubles...

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