Frank & Oak

Frank & Oak

Frank & Oak is a vertically integrated online menswear brand with premium clothing and a simple, personalized shopping experience.

Every month, Frank & Oak designs, manufactures, and sells a limited feed of modern apparel and accessories. The brand acts as a lifestyle partner, offering style advice, personalized product suggestions, and an easy-to-use shopping platform, among other members-only benefits.

Frank & Oak was founded in February of 2012 by serial entrepreneurs Ethan Song and Hicham Ratnani. The company is headquartered in Montreal, Quebec.

E-Commerce, Startup

Job Opportunities at Frank & Oak

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News on Frank & Oak

Can Cognitive Computing Leapfrog Omnichannel Marketing Platforms?
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Fashion Association Adds Innovation Award to Celebrate Tech's Influence
The Canadian Association of Fashion and Arts has added a new category to its annual awards. The Fashion Innovation Award celebrates tech's influence on the industry. This year's finalists are... more
Frank & Oak Takes Top Spot in Technology Fast 50 Awards
Deloitte announced the winners of its Technology Fast 50 program today. Companies were selected for their technological innovation, entrepreneurship, leadership and growth. Now in its 18th... more
BC, Quebec Impact Deloitte's Technology Fast 50 List
Deloitte announced the winners of its Technology Fast 50 program today and Montreal's Frank & Oak topped this year’s Technology Fast 50 list with a four-year revenue growth rate of... more
This Week’s Career Opportunities in Canadian Tech
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Tech Dominates List of Canada's Most Innovative Companies
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Intellitix Named Among World's Most Innovative Companies Alongside Snapchat, SXSW
Intellitix has been recognized within the Fast Company’s annual ranking of The World’s 10 Most Innovative Companies of 2015 in Live Events. The Montreal-based company was the lone... more
Frank & Oak Named Among World's Most Innovative Retail Companies Alongside Alibaba, Pinterest
Montreal-born Frank & Oak has been named one of the world's most innovative retail companies this year. Fast Company ranked the Canadian startup in its top 10 list among the likes of Warby... more
As Technology Breaks Down Barriers, Retailers Like Frank & Oak Must Continue Omni-Channel Push
Technology is breaking down the barriers between online and offline sales and retailers will have to adapt. That’s the message that Hicham Ratnani, the COO and co-founder of... more
Frank & Oak Launches 'Select,' a Service to Automate and Personalize Online Shopping
Frank & Oak is launching Select, a virtual personal style advisor. The Montreal-based company describes its new service as "perfect for young, fashion-forward males who may not be... more
Montreal Ecosystem Continues to Blossom as Creative Hub Draws Outside Attention
Montreal has always been a creative hub, a city of industry that has embraced the 21st century with open arms. It is also a city that values connected diversity. The startup community in... more
As Frank & Oak Pushes Offline with More Physical Stores, Is It Even a Tech Company Anymore?
Montreal-based men’s fashion startup Frank & Oak is continuing to expand its offline presence with a new brick and mortar store in Toronto. And the company, known primarily as an online... more
Montreal's Frank & Oak Raises $15 Million Series B Round
Montreal-based Frank & Oak announced today that they have raised a $15 million Series B round. Goodwater Capital led the round with participation from other investors that included Greenoaks... more
Four Respected Tech Brands Dispelling the Notion That Canada is an Innovation Laggard
In addition to its annual ranking of Canada's best brands, Interbrand named four off-list Canadian tech brands that are pushing boundaries. Interbrand says that these Canadian brands "refuse to... more
Boris Wertz Joins Silicon Valley Investing Behemoth Andreessen-Horowitz as Board Member
Boris Wertz, an award-winning angel-turned-venture-capitalist whose expanded his reach from Western Canada to all of North America over the years, has become a fixture in Canada's investment scene... more
Frank & Oak's Ethan Song Offers Candid Insights at Startup Grind
Ethan Song doesn’t mince words: he always had a business-to-consumer enterprise in mind. He acknowledges there are great business-to-business enterprises out there, but his passion has always... more
Frank & Oak Celebrates Second Birthday, Reveals Goal to Expand to Physical Stores
Award-winning, Montreal-based online fashion retailer Frank & Oak is now two years old. "We worked with so many creative people, with the shared goal of helping a generation of men dress... more
Startup Awards Nominee Frank & Oak Swaps Shopping Mall Fitting Rooms for Your Bedroom
Frank & Oak is nominated for a 2013 Canadian Startup Award in the Startup of the Year category. What's up with that? Here's what. When you hear the name "Frank & Oak," you probably... more
How Companies Like Frank & Oak and Lufa Farms are Redefining 'Tech' Startup
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PwC Names 2013 Vision to Reality Award Winners
The PwC Vision to Reality Awards celebrating Canada’s "most dynamic and visionary technology firms" took place last night in Toronto and the winners were chosen from their 2013 finalists.... more
Frank & Oak Updates App for iOS 7 Alongside Other Popular Canadian Startups
Apple's newly released iOS 7 is by far the biggest chance it's ever made to its mobile operating system. To adapt, brands have had to dramatically change their own apps to reflect Apple's new... more
Canada's 20 Most Dynamic and Visionary Technology Firms
PwC just announced the 20 companies shortlisted for its Vision to Reality awards. The awards celebrate Canada’s "most dynamic and visionary technology firms." The shortlist will be... more
Canada Post Reveals 2013 E-commerce Innovation Award Finalists
Canada Post is giving away $1 million in prizes to online retailers as part of their E-commerce Innovation Awards and they have announced the 2013 finalists. 27 finalists have been singled out... more
Shopping Online in Canada Sucks
At Wantering we’ve been focused on making shopping online better for the last 18 months. What Canadians would call luxuries—free shipping and returns, next day delivery, and duty-free... more
BDC Venture Capital Partners with DFAIT to Expand Canadian Technology Accelerator Program in US
In recent months, Canadian tech accelerators have sprouted in New York, Boston and Philadelphia, with another in Denver scheduled to host its first cohort early next year. Canadian accelerators... more
How Ethan Song Blended Fashion with Technology to Build an Award-winning Startup
At Frank & Oak’s busy headquarters in the Mile End neighbourhood of Montreal, there’s a recurring routine once every couple of hours. Everyone, all at once, starts clapping.... more
Frank & Oak Launches Mobile App Developed by Xtreme Labs
Frank & Oak, the Best New Canadian Startup of 2012, has launched an app for the iPhone. And the Montreal-based company called on a fellow Canadian startup, Toronto's Xtreme Labs, to build it.... more
Announcing the Winners of the 2012 Canadian Startup Awards!
After two months of nominations and voting, the 2012 Canadian Startup Awards presented by KPMG boils down to this one moment. The winners. This year we received nearly 18,000 votes, up an... more
Who is Canada's Best New Startup?
Finalists have been selected for this year's Canadian Startup Awards and voting is now open. Here's a quick rundown of the three finalists competing for the title of Best New Canadian Startup of... more
Announcing the Canadian Startup Award Finalists: Vote for Your Favourite
With so many talented entrepreneurs and innovative startups in Canada, Techvibes deemed it a necessity to recognize, honour, and celebrate these people and their companies. Presented by KPMG, the... more
CIX Crowd Names Canada's Two Hottest Companies
The Canadian Innovation Exchange (CIX) annual forum took place in Toronto today and 20 of Canada's Hottest Innovation Companies presented to an audience of 500 Canada’s top business leaders,... more
Techvibes Holiday Gift Guide: Subscription-based Presents for Men
Men who complain about how hard it is to shop for women, don’t realize that they’re not exactly easy to buy gifts for either. And in-between dropping off the kids at school and cooking... more
Canada’s 20 Hottest Innovative Companies
In anticipation of the Canadian Innovation Exchange (CIX) annual forum, the CIX Top 20 companies were revealed in Toronto last night. The finalists, chosen by a selection committee of industry... more
The Hottest Thing in E-Commerce Today? Men's Fashion
Fashion is the hottest slice of the e-commerce pie. That's no shock. The surprise is that men's fashion is growing decidedly faster than women's.  Turns out, men love fashion. They just don't... more
Canadian Startup Frank & Oak Raises $5 Million to Create Hassle-free Online Shopping for Men
Canadian startup Frank & Oak, which launched in February, has raised $5 million from Canadian and US investors, including Rho Ventures and Real Ventures Canada. Lightbank led the round. Frank... more

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