Field Trip: Kinzua Reflections

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This past weekend included a field trip. With another birthday coming up way too quickly, I wanted to slow down and reflect on how I can make more everyday connections with the land. The area around Kinzua (KEN-zoo-uh) dam is riddled with controversy.  Namely, a treaty was violated in the 1960s to flood the LAST piece […]

Accountabilities of Scale

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A sustainable take on economies of scale, and the new normal with wholesale. -Eryn Hughes, Owner of Trail Botanica LLC We don’t often see small businesses leaping the hurdle from side hustle to millionaire. We also don’t see a lot of folks flipping their business in front of investors on Shark Tank. So, what exactly […]

Merchandising Packaging Specialist

We’re recruiting assistance for packaging our product! It’s not a lot of hours, but it IS paid and a very rewarding work environment for someone looking to branch out with their existing work. About the workplace: Well-ventilated, open-floor plan studio with Good Manufacturing Practices and environmentally friendly. Tools, sanitary and safety equipment are provided on […]

How a BOYCOTT is Sustainable

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As Earth Day approaches and my plans to participate somehow unfold, I learn that the theme is “Invest In Our Planet”, and I have some thoughts about this statement.  It sounds like it’s about money, but I believe there are other valid ways to invest.  For one, no one should need to have money for […]

Blazing a new trail with Trail Botanica.

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Relaunching in 2022! Popular products (same SKUs and barcodes) Vegan/Plant-based Sustainable/organic sourcing raw materials. Zero waste packaging Prices (updated 9/30) General label aesthetic. Voluntary batch record-keeping and GMP/FDA compliance. Online and wholesale distribution channels. No house brand (Trail Botanica) brick & mortar storefront. Manufacturing and labeling in 15206 since 2013 Owned, operated and made by […]

Rebranding in 2022

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Just a heads-up (TL;DR): Things will look a little different on our product packaging and our online presence in the near future.
We’re rebranding to TRAIL BOTANICA !!
Only our name and logo will be changing. Please keep following us – no changes needed – and don’t be a stranger!

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