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PR round-up: what do Jared Leto and lingerie have in common?

Stumped? They’re both on the cover of magazines that have recently featured our Essential Face Wipes. Ursa Major got some major press love recently, with the wipes appearing in both Nylon Guys in January and Playboy in March… Read more >

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Ursa Major featured in Seven Day’s Health and Fitness Issue

Looks like we’ve got a reason to celebrate: Ursa Major got a nice write-up in Seven Days, the popular local culture/politics weekly paper here in BTV. It’s always a little nerve-wracking when a reporter.. Read more >

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Spreading cheer around the Internet

The Internet is buzzing with super natural skin care!  Ursa Major has been included in holiday gift guides far and wide, confirming our belief that UM really does have something for everyone.  Here’s our.. Read more >

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Press Roundup (Fall 2013)

Things are buzzing along here at UMHQ as we barrel into fall – new faces, an office redesign, new travel sizes and some sharp holiday gift sets in the works as well. From here.. Read more >

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Ursa Major Across the Internet

UM’s been generating some buzz across the internets in recent weeks … here’s a sampling: “I first tried [a wipe] after riding from Burlington to Elizabethtown, NY to camp last weekend and my face.. Read more >

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Valet, Details, LA Times, Esquire, etc. give face wipes a major thumbs-up

So our new bamboo face wipes have been getting some great reviews in the press. Here’s a small sampling: Valet “These guys deliver, whether you’re wiping down after a bike ride or before a.. Read more >

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Ursa Major Stellar Shave Cream wins “Best Groom 2013″ award from Wallpaper magazine

Our shave cream won another award, “Best Groom” from Wallpaper* magazine. Sweet! This is the kind of stuff you can’t plan for, but you’re so grateful when it happens – every indie brand worth.. Read more >

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URSA MAJOR hits The Pop-Up Flea this weekend in NYC

We’re heading down to NYC for The Pop-Up Flea this weekend. Exciting. We’ll be showing all our goods including our limited-run UM x Topo Dopp kit which has been getting some great press coverage.. Read more >

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UM’s Stellar Shave Cream wins Esquire’s ‘Best Shave Cream’ award

We’re honored to win this award from Esquire magazine. Feels great to get this kind of visibility and recognition leading up to our two-year anniversary (we launched Ursa Major in December 2010 with the.. Read more >

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Ursa Major in the press (catch-up)

We chose to launch Ursa Major from the back-woods of Vermont so we’re relying heavily on the internet and PR to get the word out there. We made a decision early on to keep.. Read more >

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