We're No Stinkin' Outlaws

| Danielle Vincent

Sign up for your own Clean Getaway and smell badass every day!

We hear you! Our favorite Outlaw customers have been asking for a subscription for their favorite Outlaw scents, and we are ALL CAPS EXCITED to bring you OUR BRAND NEW SCENT SOUNDTRACK-INSPIRED CLEAN GETAWAYS!!!!! Whether you're into our general Outlaw lineup, or have a very special love for a certain...

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| Sue Caplan

Oh Happy Day: The International Day of Happiness

Here’s a little-known tidbit: March 20th is The International Day of Happiness.  Coincidentally it is also Frog day, Bock Beer Day, and Extraterrestrial Abductions Day. Now, I know this readership is expecting to hear the story of how Outlaw Lust in the Dust Body Wash made its way up and...

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| Danielle Vincent

Let's bring back the bandana!

Face masks are all the rage, but around the Outlaw Safehouse, we're talking about bringing back bandanas! Think about it: Bandanas are the perfect thing to put over your face if you feel a cough coming on, they're stylish as a neck scarf, and they're handy for wiping your windshield...

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| Danielle Vincent

The New Clean Getaway: A Blazing Saddles Story

You love Blazing Saddles. You want to be embalmed in it*. It's your favorite. You've actually named your first child "Blazing" and your second child "Saddles." You're a hardworking dude. You stand in a sweaty subway for 45 minutes every day with 500 other people. You like to shower when...

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| Voice of the Customer

WANTED: Tricia, AKA "Mama Buffalo"

Hey Tricia! Thanks for joinin' us! To start with, what's your favorite Outlaw activity (or activities)? Redistribution of wealth! My husband and I run two charitable groups that provide emergency supplies to people who have found themselves in tough circumstances. Last year the main group Santa-ed 500 holiday gifts to...

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| Danielle Vincent

Helpful Thoughts: Is it a systemic problem or is this a one-off thing?

I read a lot of business books. The one I'm currently reading, The Effective Executive, by Peter Drucker, is so insightful that I wanted to share some reflections on the methods. I hope you find these reflections helpful. The Elements of the Decision Process The clear realization that the problem...

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| Danielle Vincent

International Women's Day: Some reflections from the co-founder of Outlaw

No one told me I couldn't do this because I'm a woman. They had lots and lots of other reasons -- "Isn't soap a long shot?" "That's a very competitive industry." "Everyone thinks a handmade business is easy. It's not." "Aren't you more of a 'desk jockey' type?" -- but...

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| Jason Epstein

Daylight Saving Time: What the heck is it?

That’s right, it’s 'daylight saviING time', not 'daylight saviINGS time' so get your terminology right! It was Benjamin Franklin that came up with the old adage: "Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise," but it was not he who invented daylight saving time...

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| Danielle Vincent

A New Day for the Clean Getaway

In 2013, our tiny group of Outlaw customers demanded a subscription box. "What fun!" I thought to myself as I perused the handicrafts of friends like Miriam Dema. "I can create a curated subscription box of small batch and handcrafted American made goods, and send it out to people monthly!"...

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| Danielle Vincent

Round out your explosively awesome day with the complete Fire in the Hole gang!

This week, we got our WORLD FAMOUS* Fire in the Hole Campfire Soap back in stock, and we also got a shipment of our supremely scented Fire in the Hole Campfire Deodorant, and Fire in the Hole Campfire Air Fresheners. So if you're a fan of the fire, you gotta...

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| Danielle Vincent

Supply Chain & Production: Between a rock and a hard bar?

As you know, we are emphatic about American manufacturing and work with domestic companies whenever and wherever possible. At the same time, in order to keep costs at a reasonable level, we do use Chinese-made bottles, boxes, and bags (our bar soap and solid cologne boxes are made in the...

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| Danielle Vincent

Could you give us a reference?

For all you dedicated Outlaws out there, we could use a hand, and we hope you'll oblige! We're being considered for an accelerator program in the Bay Area, and could use some positive references of our customers. If you wouldn't mind answering a few questions, I'll direct them to this...

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