Gandang Kalikasan Inc., the owner of the brand “Human Nature” was established and Incorporated in 2008, currently the No. 1 brand of natural & organic cosmetics and personal/home care products in the country today. Gandang Kalikasan Inc., envisions flourishing as one of the leading SOCIAL ENTERPRISES in the Philippines by making natural products from the country's vast supply of natural resources. More than being known for their world-class products, they are primarily a social enterprise driven by the core philosophy of "Pro-Philippines, Pro-Poor and Pro-Environment" seeking to inspire more businesses to better serve society. Their products showcase the quality and ingenuity of 100% Philippine made products and the company operates to bring quality life to the poor starting with their employees and with the farming communities they work with. Business Background: 1. Raw Materials to produce ESSENTIAL OILS for wellness product lines (one of many product lines) .- e.g. citronella, eucalyptus, rosemary, tea tree, etc. Gandang Kalikasan, Inc. do not grow the herbs BUT purchase and works closely with Gawad Kalinga Foundation, who established approximately 2,000 farming communities around the Philippines. This helps the rural farmers to have a sustainable source of income all year round. The company (Gandang Kalikasan) and the foundation (Gawad Kalinga) has built houses for farmers nearby the farming villages. Apart from raw materials acquisition, Gandang Kalikasan also provides training and constant education to rural farmers in terms of organic farming - its techniques and methods involved, in order to further improve crops yield. 2. The Company (Gandang Kalikasan) is in charge for its product line development, sales and marketing, and distribution of products to its consumers. How? Product Line Development - they employ an in-house licensed chemists to formulate and tests the right formulation for their essential oils, for instance. This also applies for their personal care brands such as soaps, shampoo, body lotions, etc. Sales and Marketing - they employ key accounts specialists and Marketing executives across regions to plan and execute its strategies to achieve its yearly targets. Distribution Channels - the company's products are sold in major RETAIL STORES located in the Philippines. They also have DIRECT SELLING opportunity for those who wants to have an extra income in selling personal care and wellness products. Not so long ago, they have opened their INTERNATIONAL WHOLESALE dealership in the ASEAN and North American regions. Lastly, E-COMMERCE is also thriving and is set to expand its operations to reach and address consumers need. Their product inventories are kept in their company owned WAREHOUSE in Southern part of Manila. At present, the company continues to hire professionals, both fresh graduates and experienced, in different fields and expertise, it is an indication that their market share is constantly growing and their business is thriving!
Business Website: http://humanheartnature.com/buy/index.php/
Year Founded: 2008
Number of Employees: 201-500