Craved in Canada

Kathmandu founder and owner of design store Nood, or “New Objects of Desire”, Jan Cameron has opened four stores in British Columbia. Nood carries a range of household and personal products, including designer furniture lines, ceramics, gifts and gadgets, luggage and home textiles. Tasmania-based Cameron does not give interviews and goes out of her way to keep a low profile. She’s well known for her best-selling lines of outdoor equipment and clothing under the Kathmandu brand and donated to various charitable causes. Cameron sold Kathmandu in 2006 to Goldman Sachs J B Were and Quadrant Private Equity. She has been reported as New Zealand’s wealthiest woman.


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Outdoors Vital for Children Agrees Rachel Carrell

Outdoors Vital for Children Agrees Rachel Carrell

Home Nursery, an offshoot of New Zealander Rachel Carrell’s Koru Kids childcare agency, has been launched to address the growing number of parents wanting their city-dwelling kids to learn while surrounded…