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R&D Day

During the "slow" months, we, at Green Papaya, take the opportunity to revisit our brand, our products, and our new product introduction plans for the year. Today, we worked on one of the candles we are thinking of launching in Q2/Q3 this year. We are pleased with the result of this R&D activity today and we will be including it in our collection. Stay tuned! 

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Product Development and Quality by Design

At Green Papaya, we are always looking for ways to improve our product and to develop new products that our customers will love. We focus not only on making sure our products are eco-friendly but also pleasing to the senses, including the sense of sight. We love beautiful things and we integrate this love of beauty into our candles, our labels, our packaging, and our brand. We like it when our customers give us a two thumbs up for our candle quality and how professionally put together they are. Our founder is a biochemist with a corporate background who has traveled the world and managed global teams. Through experience, lessons learned, and innovative ideas, we are working very hard to bring...

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New Year, New Opportunities

Last year, we learned a lot. It was our first full year of business and we've met many talented and gifted candle makers in our journey. We have also met wonderful event coordinators who do not seem to run out of energy in putting effort into event after event after event.  After months of going to events and shows, we took our time to recoup and recharge. We are starting this year with a lot of ideas and new venues to participate in. This year, 2019, as we start our second year in the business...we hope to be even better with our product introductions. With a couple of new line introductions underway and with it...new candles! We are very excited...

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Not all candles are created equal

In our interactions with our customers this year, what stood out was the fact that everyone loves candles...and that not all candles are created equal...my grammar teacher would say...equally. Customers love the fact that our candles are 100% Soy Wax and that we use phthalate-free oils (not a typo...pronounced THUH-LAYT). Our candles burn longer, cleaner, and the oils we use to make it fragrant are friendly to the nasal passages! Allergies? No problem, we do not overpower our candles with fragrance oils so you can leave them burning for hours and your nose will not complain...or house mates. Then again, please do not burn candles for more than 4 hours and remember to...trim the wick. So...looking to give candles as...

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