FAQ

Reusable grocery bags have been available from most major grocery store chains for sometime now. However, those pesky plastic film bags in the produce section, you know, the ones that rip when you put that last apple in.. Yes, those. 

They're still contributing to a planet wide plastic problem. 

So to help battle this major crisis, grab some reusable vegetable bags and help our pretty little planet. It's the only one we've got 

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Mamas for Mamas is a local charitable organization that started in Kelowna, BC, that supports mothers in crisis, and provides ongoing support to low income Mamas and their kids. 

One of the programs they offer is a Sustainable Nourishment Program which supports and promotes food security for low-income mothers and families in our community. 

Julia, the founder of The Market Bags believes that everyone deserves access to proper nutrition, and as an early childhood educator for over a decade saw the direct correlation between nutrition and child development. It was a no brainer to help this local organization and the members of our community. 

Easy as pie, throw your market bags in the washer with an eco friendly laundry detergent (preferably unscented) and a splash of vinegar in your rinse (if you want). 

It's recommended to lay flat to dry and you can also toss them in the dryer on a low-medium heat setting. 

ANYTHING! Reusable produce bags aren't just veggie bags. You can use them for anything you can think up! 

Small toys
Snack/lunch bags
Travel organization
Garden harvest
Beach trips
Office supplies
Camping trips
Road Trips
Craft supplies
Picnic items
Diaper bag
Wine Bag
Gift Bags
Shopping Bag  

We're thrilled that you're excited to get your reusable produce bags!

We aim to fulfill all orders within 3 business days - however once in a while there may be an unforeseen reason that we're unable to meet this deadline and we appreciate your patience. 

If there are any manufacturing flaws in your product, please email us at hello@themarketbags.ca with photos and a description of your issue. 

Please email hello@themarketbags.ca and we will do our best to accommodate any changes as necessary 

We're located in Kelowna, B.C. in the beautiful Okanagan Valley! 

All of our products are made here locally in Kelowna, B.C. from a team of talented, local seamstresses.

We strive to provide opportunities within our local economy. 

Our materials vary. Our upcycled cotton is thrifted from here in our community. These organizations usually give back to certain charities as well - so it's a double whammy, they donate to charities and we donate to charities!

Our GOTS certified organic cotton is sourced from a family owned and operated factory in India that follows Max Havelaar fair trade guidelines.