EGS’s 31st Birthday sale event, 15% off, September 3rd-5th.

Join us for our 31st birthday celebration, starting Saturday September 3rd, and lasting through the long weekend! There will be a 15% store-wide discount Saturday, Sunday and Monday, as well as special earth donuts from Fawkes Vegan donuts, Veggie delights food truck, and Pure love plant-based cremery. We will also have a resident visit from …

Michael Kalmanovitch’s Retirement, Ownership Update

  Exciting News! 31 years after beginning Earth’s General Store in 1991, Michael Kalmanovitch has officially retired. After so many years of hard-work and sacrifice, it gives us great joy to wish him a wonderful retirement, as he heads out on an epic bike adventure. For so many years, Michael’s work and passion has been …

Alberta’s Minimum Wage is Exceeded at Earth’s General Store

On October 1st, 2017 Alberta’s Minimum Wage rate will be increased to 13.60$/hour. Hooray for our government for helping to raise the many underpaid people in our society and to show them respect by raising the rate towards a living wage. We would like to highlight that Alberta’s Minimum Wage is Exceeded at Earth’s General Store

Michael’s Guide to Winter Cycling in Edmonton

It is inevitable – winter is coming. Along with winter comes winter cycling. To do or not to do? So I put together this guide to winter cycling in Edmonton. Most people that consider to bicycle commute through the winter months already bicycle commute. Winter cycling is a natural extension of their summer cycling. The …