Award-winning New Zealand Manuka producer, Taylor Pass Honey Co is passionate about the environment. However, over the past 18 months, the whole company has been a hive of activity completing an intensive verification process to become B Corp Certified.
Taylor Pass Honey Co is proud to be B Corp Certified, as they feel this demonstrates their ongoing commitment towards operating ethically and sustainably to their customers.
B Corporation ™ (B Corp ™) are businesses that have been individually verified in terms of social and environmental performance, transparency and accountability. It is conferred by B Lab, an independent global non-profit organisation, for companies meeting the highest standards to benefit people, communities, and the planet. Taylor Pass Honey Co was queried to an exceptional level, about their traceability, food safety, and authenticity.
Hadleigh Galt, CEO of Taylor Pass Honey said, “We are delighted to have achieved B Corp certification. Taylor Pass Honey has long incorporated sustainable practices to ensure the quality of our honey and to preserve our remarkable environment for future generations. Our decisions are made with lasting good in mind. Now, it’s wonderful to have the accreditation from B Lab that attests to these high standards.”
Taylor Pass Honey Co produces a range of award-winning honey, which captures a taste of the rugged South Island of New Zealand. The bee-friendly company only use sustainable beekeeping practices working in harmony with the environment, with the highest standard of production and traceability at every step from hive to jar.
Manuka honey is only produced when the Mānuka tree flowers bloom, just a few weeks of the year. This superfood has anti-inflammatory, antiviral, antibacterial and antioxidant properties. Mānuka Honey is now given a certified Unique Mānuka Factor (UMF®) or trust mark rating for healing potency.
Taylor Pass Honey Co Mānuka UMF 5+ Honey recently gained 3 stars at the Great Taste Awards 2022, the only New Zealand honey to win this accolade, while their Mānuka Multifloral Honey was awarded one star.
ABOUT TAYLOR PASS HONEY: It was established in 2001, and it is privately owned and located in the Marlborough region of New Zealand. Taylor Pass Honey is available in over 300 independent health retailers throughout the UK in 250g and 500g jars and online with a suggested retail price range of between £9.99 to £29.99. Taylor Pass Honey products are Non-GMO verified, Unique Mānuka Factor ™ rated, Oritain verified, FernMark licensed, Apiculture New Zealand affiliated, and now B Corp certified.