Category: Local Suppliers

Spotlight: Island Essentials

Our local supplier of all natural shampoos, conditioners and soaps is a wonderful little company from Victoria, BC, on Vancouver Island. Founded in 2006, what started as a soap making hobby quickly became a business, when Thrifty Foods (a local leading-edge grocery chain), listed the company‚Äôs bar soap line as their top natural bar soap.… Read more »

Spotlight: Live for Tomorrow Natural Cleaning Products

Our supplier of cleaning products is a perfect match for our ethics here at MapleStaple. We were excited to find Live for Tomorrow (LFT) right here in Vancouver. They’ve been making non-toxic, plant and mineral based cleaning products since 2007 designed with zero waste in mind. Their products come in small metal containers, or large… Read more »

Spotlight: AGRO Coffee Roasters

Our first local Vancouver supplier was in our own neighbourhood. Meet AGRO Roasters, started in 2016 by Marina and Dusty. “Really good coffee to us means coffee that is grown sustainably, harvested properly, and procured fairly and respectfully.” AGRO Roasters Marina was born and raised in Brazil, with coffee a major part of her life,… Read more »