The Suga Life-style Christmas Connection 2020 commerce present has been described as an amazing success by the occasion organizers.
Regardless of the COVID-19 pandemic, the occasion attracted greater than 200 folks and happy each prospects and distributors.
“I’m eternally grateful to have been in a position to present suppliers with this chance as there have been no different main reveals this Christmas,” stated Gabrielle Burgess, founding father of Suga Life-style and conceptualizer of Suga Life-style’s Christmas Connection. Loop Information.
Burgess additionally thanked all of the sponsors and sponsors of the occasion.
The Suga Life-style Christmas Connection was powered by title sponsor, True and Pure, Saniwise. Different sponsors have been Gustazos, Pattern Media, The Jamaica Pegasus, JABLUM, Barita Investments Ltd., Harbor Wines and Spirits, SLEEK Jamaica, Pink Stripe, JPS and Stush within the Bush.
Suga Life-style Christmas Honest 2020
The occasion, held on December 12, was attended by the next entrepreneurs:
- Suga Craftsmen
- GW Artwork (Ig: @gwartbygabby) * (by organizer, Gabrielle Burgess). This consists of work, wood indicators and ornament (hand painted)
- BAUGHaus Design Studio (Ig: @baughaus) – Handmade Ceramics
- Blissful Goals (Ig: @blissfuldreamsja) – Handmade magnificence and private care merchandise
- Chocollor Chocolate (Ig: @chocollorchocolate) – Handmade artisan beans for bar candies
- Chorlavi’s (Ig: @chorlavis) – Home made preserves and condiments
- Fall In Chocolate (Ig: @ fallinchocolate2) – Handmade chocolate truffles / candies, cupcakes, miniature desserts
- GCG Occasions Jamaica * (digital expertise solely) – A full-service catering firm in Jamaica that provides Christmas catering containers.
- Gurl Kode (Ig: @gurlcode): Make-up and skincare merchandise offered by a small native enterprise
- Harbor Wines & Spirits (sponsor) – A division of GraceKennedy Ltd. providing a broad portfolio of wines from around the globe.
- JABLUM (Sponsor) (Ig: @jablumcoffee) – Genuine licensed Jamaica Blue Mountain espresso, regionally grown and grown in a particular area of Jamaica’s Blue Mountains, roasted on the Mavis Financial institution espresso manufacturing facility
- Kerry Nicole Candles / Designs By Phoenix Ja (Ig: @kerrynicole_candles; @designsbyphoenixja) – Hand Poured Scented Soy Candles and Handmade Jewellery
- Kokobeenz Ltd. (Ig: @kokobeenz) – Domestically designed and manufactured Island Put on clothes and accessories for women and men
- KW Bloom Field (Ig: @kwbloombox) – Native floral and succulent plant preparations, handmade
- Miracle Company: True and Pure, Saniwise (Important Sponsor) – A Jamaican wholesale and retail distributor of automotive, foodservice and tourism merchandise.
- PPE tools comparable to face masks, hand sanitizer dispensers, spray bottles, and so forth.
- Bottled water, actual and pure soaps.
- Have a look at Botanicals (Ig: @mirabotanicalsja) – All pure handcrafted physique and wonder merchandise for skincare, recyclables, and selfmade pepper sauce.
- My Outdated Man Leathercraft (Ig: @myoldmanleathercraft) – Handmade real leather-based merchandise: belts, wallets, slippers, luggage, key chains and different equipment.
- MYLK Dairy Free Ice Cream (Ig: @mylkjamaica) – Dairy free selfmade desserts utilizing native produce at any time when potential, together with One One Cacao’s darkish chocolate.
- Om Trance (@omtrance) – Handmade jewellery, clutches, purses and messenger luggage are offered, handcrafted from India, Brazil, Turkey and Morocco.
- Outland Hurders (Ig: @ outlandhurders.ja) – Native artisan aged cheese from Williamsfield, Manchester and Grazing Boards with regionally sourced produce at any time when potential.
- Pukrup Cosmetics (Ig: @pukrup_cosmeticsja) -Artisan skincare merchandise (magnificence, cosmetics, private care)
- Rêve Jewelery & Equipment (Ig: @revejewellery) -Handmade jewellery and equipment and life-style merchandise: leather-based sandals, fragrance oil and shea butter for physique / hair
- Suga Field Ja from Suga Life-style (Ig: @sugalifestyle) * (By organizer, Gabrielle Burgess – Chosen Christmas reward containers for women and men with objects from native small companies.
- The Bread Pudding Manufacturing facility (Ig: thebreadpuddingfactory) – Home made Bread Pudding
- The Epiphany: Past Physique (Ig: @theepiphany_beyondbody) – Handmade life-style merchandise that target wholesome magnificence: artisan candles, physique scrubs, oils and butters, satin-lined bandages.
- Wonderful Honey (Ig: @unbeelievablehoney): 100% pure honey, coconut oil and castor oil
Burgess additionally thanked contributing sponsors Robert Collie, CB Facey Basis, and Fiona Hyman.
“It was a troublesome yr for all of us, making it even harder for charity grantees,” Burgess stated, although noting that Suga Life-style Charities Ltd will nonetheless have the ability to perform scheduled collaborative initiatives with Rotaract Membership of New Kingston early subsequent yr.
“These initiatives will embrace a well being and meals truthful for the homeless on the Marie Atkins Evening Shelter and an arts and entrepreneurship workshop with Mary’s Little one,” Burgess stated.