Our Story


Founded in 1985, Bo-De has experienced consistent growth to become Waterloo Region’s choice full-time outlet for quality merchandise at rock-bottom prices. The owners and staff are committed to maintaining the solid reputation we have gained in our community and our attention to detail and honesty helps us to ensure that our customers are satisfied. Our friendly helpful staff can help with any questions or concerns you may have.

Bo-De specializes in brand name close-outs and promotional merchandise; our products change regularly and everything is guaranteed fresh. We do our own packaging of brand name cookies, candies and crackers, which allows us to sell packaged products at bulk food prices – expect savings of 50 to 80%! Other items in our retail store include baking supplies, some groceries, books, giftware, hardware, linens, toys, electronics, jewellery and many other items too numerous to mention. We also have a great selection of sugar-free candy and cookies and a wide and always changing selection products, all at great prices and savings to you.

Bo-De is your regional purified water centre; reverse osmosis is done here on our premises and bottles can be purchased in various sizes (4 L, 10 L, 18 L). You may also use your own containers. A bottle sanitizer is available for you to disinfect your bottles before filling. Get your water at the best price in town – 10¢ a litre!

We also offer specialized products such as packaging and labelling for fund-raising programs or wholesale opportunities and our beautiful made-to-order gift baskets. Please see our Special Products section!