A Solar Powered San Francisco?

Is a solar powered Rickshaw in our future? Maybe, but for now I’m excited to see what comes of this pilot program in what may become America’s greenest city.


Resolve to change for good

  This year at Rickshaw our resolution is “change for good.” Now that we’re two weeks into the new year we wanted to share our personal resolutions from everyone at team Rickshaw and tell you a little bit more about who we are and what we’re passionate about. We hope your resolutions are well on … Continue reading

Factory elves in the shop for the weekend.

Holidays in the Dogpatch! We can hardly believe it but the last weekend before Xmas is upon us. To celebrate we’ve had our shop elves working all week on some special surprises for the factory this weekend. We’ll be around from 10-4pm Saturday armed with Performance Tweed™ buttons and good cheer. Rickshaw Bagworks 904 22nd … Continue reading

Ho ho holidays at Rickshaw!

Ho Ho Holidays everyone! We love celebrating the holidays at Rickshaw. It’s a great time to get together with friends and great customers we’ve met throughout the year so we can socialize and, well, have a lot of fun! Last night we turned fun up a notch with the “S’more Bike” –yes it’s a bike … Continue reading

Chasing Rickshaws in New York

Part of being Rickshaw is in the daily journey. As you may know the inspiration for our brand is a book titled Chasing Rickshaws and this weekend our founder Mark Dwight did just that. After hunting for an authentic Rickshaw for a few months we finally tracked one down in upstate New York and we … Continue reading

Forbes.com says we’re a great sustainable gift

We’re excited to be featured on forbes.com in their list of socially responsible holiday gifts. A cornerstone of our business is focused on sustainable design, cradle to cradle stories and innovative production techniques that allow us to deviate from the standard model and significantly reduce waste. It feels great to be recognized for it. This … Continue reading

Technicolor: From the runway to the Rickshaw

Here at Rickshaw we can keep you on the leading edge of the latest fashion trends with our huge selection of colors and patterns.

Introducing the DODObag.

The result is the Dodo Bag. This special edition Rickshaw messenger bag has a padded front pocket and base sized especially to fit your Dodocase, a few pens, and still have enough room for a few other essential items like a sweater, packed lunch or that really great book you just couldn’t part with.

Accelerating Green Product Innovation at OG

“Do you wait until the design is perfect?” Mark said, “Iteration is the key to innovation, and perfection is the enemy of progress. Sustainability is a journey. Don’t wait for perfection. There is no “perfect” product.”

Biking your values. A trip to the OG.

Our founder and CEO Mark Dwight is what you might call a bike “enthusiast.” Or as he says, “I don’t care if you ride a bike, but I think it would be nice if you did.” At Rickshaw we all ride our bikes to work everyday. Collectively we clock 145 miles a week just on … Continue reading