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Rootree’s Guide to Eco-friendly Packaging

So, you’re in the market for some sustainable packaging options. We’re happy you’re here! You may have some questions about all the different eco-friendly packaging options, and which one is “the best.” While that is a common question, there are rarely any clear-cut answers in the world of sustainability. Good news — we have the low-down on what eco-friendly packaging solution might be right for your brand.

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Rootree X Bullfrog Power

At Rootree, we uphold our commitment to environmental responsibility with our ongoing partnership with Bullfrog Power. Over the past year, our partnership with Bullfrog Power has helped avoid 81 tonnes of C02e – not sure exactly what that means? We will break it down for you. Avoiding 81 tonnes of C02e is equivalent to taking 18 cars off the road for one year, switching 3,066 lightbulbs to LEDs, and growing 39 hectares of forest for one year!

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Rootree Présente: Haumana

Comme toute bonne idée, tout a commencé lors d’un voyage; celui-ci au Sénégal. Guillaume et Sidi, amis dans la vie, se sont vite rendus compte des bénéfices du fruit du Baobab. Un super aliment riche en fibres naturelles, en calcium, en fer, en vitamine C, en antioxydants et en probiotiques. C’est lors d’une brève conversation qu’ils en ont appris autant ; inutile de vous dire que c’était le début d’une grande aventure.

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Lights, camera, action!

In September 2021, we had the exciting opportunity to produce our first Rootree Corporate video!
We have brought Jean-Baptiste Raimondi aboard as our Film Director. He is a native of Corsica, France, who we will have the pleasure of working with in our Burlington office for a few months of the year. As his first project, he took on the most ambitious task of directing our official Rootree Film; Seed to Shelf.

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How to Spot Greenwashing…and Avoid It in Your Business Practices

Today, the Climate Crisis is a well-acknowledged threat that people across the world have committed to improving. Over the past decade, as our planet’s environment has continued to deteriorate, the call for environmental sustainability from companies, leaders, and even individuals has increased tremendously.

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Rootree Presents: Maisha Tea

Let’s take it back to 2015 when the idea for Maisha Tea was born. It all began when soon-to-be founder of Maisha Tea, Rachael Otukol, attended the African Innovation Foundation’s conference, Innovation Prize for Africa, in Morocco with her father. Upon leaving the conference, Rachael was inspired by the innovations of entrepreneurs.

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A Year in Review: Rootree’s 2021 Highlights

2021 has been a year full of readjustment, hard work, and growth. Rootree has had a jam-packed year, and we’d love to recap it with you. In 2021, we returned to the office, grew our teams, adopted new partnerships and certifications, and encountered a lot of inspiring businesses – all while having a lot of fun along the way. As we near the end of 2021, we’ve taken some time to reflect on all that’s happened in these past 12 months.

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