In case you were wondering, the ‘Ōhelo berry is endemic to Hawaii and a favourite snack of the endangered Nene goose -remember that for your next pub quiz!
Ohelo are not a faceless multinational but are a family business, in fact it’s just the two of them, partners Katy and Alex. They put everything in to making products that will make your everyday a little more special, that look super stylish and perform like a dream, aiming to make beautiful reusables the new normal.
Sourcing sustainably wherever possible has to be a good thing. The packaging is 100% plastic free, already recycled and is easily recyclable. Ohelo use plastic free paper postal bags which can be recycled. Our distribution centre is powered by 100% renewable energy and has an onsite solar farm. The stainless steel bottles should last for years and once they have had a good battering the the steel is easily recycled.
Ohelo wanted to be socially responsible from day 1 – to be one of the good guys and with that in mind 5% of all our profits are donated to charitable organisations. So as they grow that should mean more money going to good causes. They are proud to be a members of Surfers Against Sewage 250 club, supporting the fight to clean up our seas and fight against plastic pollution.