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Brand Story

Koura Honey beeboxes in Kaikoura

2013 - The Very Beginning

The Founding of Koura was from a very simple start,  a kind gesture to help struggling registered bee-keeper friends to sell their honey in bulk at a reasonable price.

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2014

Signed agreement deal with register beekeepers for Manuka honey supply.

Koura is trademark in NZ and Australia on 09/09/2014

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2015

Launch of first range of Koura honey 

Focused on premium Manuka Honey sourced from Gisborne and  all exported to Mainland China

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2016 Nov

Turning Point - 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Kaikoura. Koura went through reconstructing stage with focus on supporting and promoting local honey.

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2017

launch of second range of Koura Honey with new packaging and design.

 

Focus to sell at domestic NZ market try to establish the brand.

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2018

Launch of seasonal Kid Multi-floral honey to test the market 

collaborate with local artists to design different theme tailor to the kids.

2019

Launch of seasonal Kids Manuka honey, it became the first available range of Manuka Kids Honey on the Market.

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2020 - 2021

Turning Point No:2 Covid-19 Pandemic.

NZ had several lock downs.

This was an valuable timer us  to analyse,  rethink and rebrand Koura.

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2022

New Logo, New Design by Kaikoura Local illustrator / artist Matt from Canyon Creative Studio https://www.canyon.nz . We focused on incorporate Maori art and culture with the main logo - the tree, it symbolises growth and vitality which is the core value of our brand.

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2023

Exciting new adventures ahead & Follow us on Social media for more updates!

Get your jar of our Kōura Manuka Honey range today and indulge in the rich, natural sweetness that only Mother Nature can provide.

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