Daishowa Boycott Update


Lubicon Lake Indian Nation
Little Buffalo Lake, AB
403-629-3945
FAX: 403-629-3939

Mailing address:
3536 - 106 Street
Edmonton, AB T6J 1A4
403-436-5652
FAX: 403-437-0719

July 15, 1993



Friends of the Lubicon Toronto launched a national boycott of Daishowa products on November 28, 1991. To date the following organizations support the boycott:



CANADA

The Assembly of First Nations
The Native Women's Association of Canada
The National Association of Japanese Canadians
Chiefs of Ontario
Indian Association of Alberta
Union of B.C. Indian Chiefs
The Action Canada Network
The David Suzuki Foundation
Chinese Canadian National Council
United Farmworkers of America
The Native Canadian Centre of Toronto
The Canadian Alliance in Solidarity with Native People (CASNP)
Leonard Peltier Canadian Defense Committee
Aboriginal Urban Alliance
The Toronto Branch of the United Nations Human Rights Committee
Greenpeace
Environment Probe
Western Canada Wilderness Committee
Valhalla Society
Alberta Environmental Alliance
Calgary Labour Council
Calgary Rainforest Action Group
Calgary Committee Against Racism
Missionary Oblates
Northern Lights (Calgary)
Ottawa-Carleton OPIRG
Indigenous Peoples International (Montreal)
The Turtle Island Support Group
Toronto Environmental Alliance
Toronto Tools for Peace
Toronto Socialist Feminist Action
Hospital for Sick Children's Multicultural Initiative Committee
Environmental Concerns Group - Hospital for Sick Children (Toronto)
The University of Toronto Student Christian Movement
ANC - Mandela Support Coalition
ACT for Disarmament
The El Salvador Information Office
The Unit on Public Responsibility of the Anglican Church of Canada
Christian Resource - Self Help
The Jewish Women's Committee Against the Occupation of the Gaza and the
West Strip



INTERNATIONAL

The Wilderness Action Group (Australia)
The Working Circle for North American Indians (AKIN) (Austria)
The Austrian Society for Endangered Peoples
Co-ordinated Indigenous Affairs Working Group (KWIA) (Belgium)
Catholic Action for Native Americans (Britain)
Survival for Tribal Peoples (Britain)
The German Green Party
Greenpeace (Germany)
The Association for the Support of North American Indians (Germany)
BUND (Germany)
The Society for Endangered Peoples (Germany)
The Big Mountain Action Group (Germany -- BMAG is co-ordinating Lubicon
support in Europe, involving organizations in countries such as France,
England, Luxembourg, Austria, Sweden, Norway, Italy, Poland and
Czechoslovakia)
The Munich Society for Endangered Peoples (Germany)
The Institute for Applied Ecology, Action and Anthropology (INFOE)
(Germany)
Friends of the Earth Japan
The Japan Tropical Forest Network (JATAN)
The National Christian Council in Japan (NCC-J)
Iwerliewen (Luxembourg)
Incomindios (Switzerland)



FOLLOWING IS A LIST OF COMPANIES PARTICIPATING IN THE BOYCOTT of Daishowa products. When you shop at these establishments, it would be good to let them know that one of the reasons you continue to shop there is their support of the Daishowa boycott.



Liquor Control Board of Ontario
Calgary Co-Op
Safeway (Alberta)
The Body Shop (National)
Cultures Fresh Food Restaurants (National)
Ho-Lee-Chow Fast Food Restaurants (Ontario)
Knechtels Warehouse Foods (Steinburg -- Ontario)
YWCA (Toronto)
NOW Magazine (Toronto)
Mr. C's Donuts (Toronto)
Pizza Pizza (Ontario)
Country Style Donuts (Toronto head office, national company)
Earth Harvest Co-Op (Calgary)
Bellamere Farm Market (Hamilton, Ontario)
The Water Sports Store Ltd. (Toronto)
Bootlegger (National)
A&W Restaurants (National)
Cowboy Chuck's (Toronto)
Kentucky Fried Chicken (National)
The Added Touch (Ontario)
Cumberland Terrace (Toronto)
Maison Du Fromage (Toronto)
The Hudson's Bay Centre Merchants' Association (Ontario -- Bramalea
Corporation)
Hospital For Sick Children (Toronto)
Cruickshank's Inc. (Toronto)
Bowring (National) (including the Canadianna Shoppe)



FOLLOWING ARE COMPANIES WHO HAVE BEEN IDENTIFIED AS USING DAISHOWA PAPER PRODUCTS AND HAVE STILL NOT AGREED TO PARTICIPATE in the boycott. For those wanting to support the Lubicon boycott of Daishowa products, if you do business at any of these establishments, it is suggested that you let them know you object to their continued use of Daishowa products and request that they use an alternate supplier.



Mill Woods Pizza (Edmonton)
Food For Less (Edmonton) (owned by Safeway)
McGavin's Bakery (Alberta)
YWCA -- West end (Edmonton)
Lee Gardens, 317 Woodvale Road, West, Edmonton, 450-8888
College Copy Shop (Edmonton)
Natural Bread Store (Calgary)
Peter's Drive-In (Calgary)
Company's Coming Bakery/Cafe (Ontario/Alberta)
various Best Western Hotels (National)
Italian Bakery (Victoria, British Columbia)
Sunnyside Nursery (Calgary)
University of Calgary Bookstore
Inns of Banff Park hotel (purchasing agent Ms. Ledger)
Holt Renfrew (National)
Riders' Habit (Toronto)
Ronald's Printers (Ed. Tel phone books)
Woolworth Canada Inc. (which owns and operates Kinney Canada,
Woolworth, Northern Reflections, Northern Traditions, Northern
Getaway, Lady Footlocker, Casuals, Footlocker, Champs Sports, Randy
River, Ashbrooks, Reflexions, Woolco, Karuba, Canary Island,
Fredelle, Willow Ridge, Silk and Satin, The Best of Times)
Roots (National)



Please let the Lubicon office know of any establishments that you identify and ask for a written statement from any establishment agreeing to stop using Daishowa products.