Westmount location marks the 1st and only Arc’type store in Canada


Montreal, September 9, 2020 – Arc’teryx Equipment, the global design company specializing in technical high-performance apparel and equipment is continuing its retail expansion in Canada with a new Montreal location. The curated-store concept is called Arc’type, centered around the brand’s most renowned designs. This latest store, which will open on September 11, 2021 in the Westmount area, will be the first and only Arc’type store in Canada.

The Arc’type store is a smaller store concept that features the Arc’type selection. From industry-leading innovative products to award winners and your personal favourites, these items have been specifically selected to help introduce guests to Arc’teryx and exemplify the most appreciated and versatile products. Those who are new to the brand can quickly get a sense of what makes Arc’teryx a leader in performance outerwear, while returning guests will find their favorite and most celebrated designs easily.

Key items from the Arc’type selection:

Originally released in 1998, the Alpha SV Jacket is a personal storm sanctuary benefiting from over 20 years of continual refinement and evolution. These incremental improvements keep it at the forefront of the industry. Extremely durable yet breathable, Alpha SV is designed to buy once, and love forever.

If you have one, you know. The Atom LT is one of Arc’teryx’s most trusted, best loved hoodies. It’s an excellent stand-alone piece in fair weather and as an efficient layering piece under a shell when it’s cold. Made with packable Coreloft™ Compact insulation, the Atom LT Hoody retains its warmth even if wet.

Arc’teryx Westmount Technical Details:

  • 1500 square-feet
  • 2nd retail store in Montreal
  • Sole Arc’type store in Canada
  • Address: 4868 Sherbrooke st. west


About Us

Arc’teryx is a Canadian company based in the Coast Mountains. Our design process is connected to the real world, focused on delivering durable, unrivaled performance. Our products are distributed through more than 3,000 retail locations worldwide, including over 80 branded stores. We are problem solvers, always evolving and searching for a better way to deliver resolved, minimalist designs. Good design that matters makes lives better.



Caroline Cossette

Press officer for Arc’teryx in Eastern Canada