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INDIA – BEHIND THE SCENES

My colleague Sarah and I were fortunate enough to join the Nkuku India Trip for the conference held in Delhi. As this was our first trip to India we wanted to share some of our experiences.  After a sleepless flight to Delhi we were collected by a very smartly dressed hotel driver who informed us [...]

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MAGICAL MARKETS

A recent trip to Marrakech confirmed yet further our love for markets, from the narrow pink alleyways of the souks in Marrakech to the gathering of market barrows in Borough Market; from the flowers in Covent Garden and the spice and vegetable carts of Rajasthan to the fish market in Tokyo (now moving I believe).  The heart and soul of [...]

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OUR FAVOURITE THINGS PART II

This week we are continuing to share the Nkuku team’s favourite Nkuku products. Bee, our amazingly efficient Finance Manager loves our Pansa floral tins. “ I love this product because it’s perfect for storing my stash of nuts and chocolate!”  Supply Chain Assistant, Steph, when her head is not buried in a spreadsheet or quality control loves walking [...]

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OUR FAVOURITE THINGS

Over the next couple of weeks the Nkuku team will sharing with you their favourite Nkuku products. It has been a brilliant process finding out what everyone loves and how it fits into their home and lifestyle!  We’re starting with Anna, busy working Mum of Florence (below) who couldn’t select just one item but has included [...]

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A GREENHEART THIS THANKSGIVING

Happy Thanksgiving to all our American customers! In keeping with this celebration we thought it would be great to include an interview with one of our fantastic ethical customers based in the USA, Greenheart. What is the background to Greenheart?  When and how was it started? In 1985, Emanuel Kuntzelman founded CCI, a foreign exchange [...]

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Hooray! Our new website is up and running.

Hooray! Our new website is up and running. We are very proud to launch our new website this week. It has taken a lot of work and effort from all involved and has been a brilliant project, but not without its stresses. There is always so much more involved than you think, pages and pages [...]

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  • Nkuku specialise in eco friendly, fairly traded homeware and gifts. Our products are inspired by the traditional skills of artisans throughout Africa and India. We combine contemporary design with age old traditions, natural materials and sustainable methods of production. We passionately support fair trade and consider the environment in everything we do.