TranzAlpine Honey Joins KeHE’s elevate™ Program in the US

November, 2020

As consumer demand for sustainable, organic, GMO and chemical-free food products grows exponentially around the world, the market for ethical and environmentally friendly products continues to soar.

One of the biggest and most respected distributors of natural & organic, fresh and speciality products in North America, KeHE has been sourcing and putting those products in front of their customers since 1952. 

Their innovative elevate™ program has created a niche opportunity for just 200 of the world’s finest, most superior quality brands to join an exclusive supplier database for their discerning customers. Elevate suppliers are held to a strict code of conduct, ensuring that every supplier consistently delivers the highest quality products that KeHE customers have come to expect and trust.

The Finest New Zealand Honey

TranzAlpine Honey is proud to announce that as of November 2020, we have joined KeHE as a trusted supplier. The first and currently the only New Zealand organic honey supplier to meet the criteria to  be selected for the elevate™ program . 

TranzAlpine Honey has been BioGro NZ™ certified organic since 1993 and celebrated 110 years as a 5th generation family honey producer in September 2020. 

It has been just a few weeks since the TranzAlpine Honey launched into the US market in early November and the response has been phenomenal. With already more than 15 retail outlets nationwide who jumped at the chance to have the TranzAlpine Organic Honey products on board.

American customers will now be able to get their special slice of New Zealand from their local boutique health food stores and pharmacies as well as natural and organic food chains.

Nurturing the Buzz

Manuka honey is unique to New Zealand and renowned for its powerful immune-boosting and antibacterial properties. 

From humble beginnings after collecting a swarm from a local school bell tower, the Newton family was producing over 3 tons of honey from 40 hives by the 1930’s.

Today TranzAlpine Honey produces over 27 certified organic honey products, health supplements and remedies including 19 different kinds of premium organic honey and honey fusions, that are enjoyed in over 26 countries and 5 continents.

Customers and honey lovers all over the US will soon be able to purchase the coveted TranzAlpine Organic Honey all the way from New Zealand in retail outlets everywhere. Conveniently available in major organic and health food stores, small health and wellness boutiques and everything in between, nationwide.