Herb’s Honey started beekeeping in 2005, officially. They began as a hobby beekeeper and have evolved over time to now working over 600 individual bee colonies, producing honey in 7 different counties in NC. They produce honey that is 100% natural, straight from private properties nectar sources (clovers, wildflowers, etc.) that are only here in the Carolinas.
UnbelievaBUNS set out on mission to make healthy burgers. Just like a lot of dieters, we would have 1 cheat meal per week. The go-to cheat meal was always burgers. But why couldn’t burgers be healthy? That was the question that started it all! UnbelievaBUNS are healthy with the perfect nutritional profile. They are high in protein, high in fiber, and low in carbs. Our signature buns taste like actual hamburger buns but are far superior due to the high quality ingredients and health benefits of those ingredients. These buns build muscle, aid in digestion and will not to spike your blood sugar. There are no preservatives, no mystery ingredients, no enriched flours and no added sugars. Made right here in Charlotte, NC.
Queen Hemp Company is a woman-owned and managed business in Charlotte, NC. They are a vertically integrated INDOOR grower and wholesale/retail distributor of high-quality industrial hemp products. They extract the CBD on site. The resulting product is a full spectrum extract containing all of the cannabinoids and terpenes that naturally occur in hemp.
Ramon Riofrio, the creator of Artisen products has more than 20 years of experience in the elaboration of artisanal ice cream. Experience that was acquired by the teaching of this grandfather. Ramón found a way to use today’s technology to help him make the same delicious gelato at his Matthews, NC gelato shop. Artisen gelato is vegan-certified, made with coconut milk, and free from common allergens; it is gluten-free, dairy-free, peanut-free, treenut-free, egg-free, dye-free, and soy-free.
After a loved one was diagnosed with a chronic illness, Stephanie Rickenbaker got serious about clean living. She reduced her family’s exposure to toxins and learned about boosting health through nutrition. During this journey, Stephanie developed an organic elderberry syrup.
Sweet’s Syrup practices environmental stewardship by packaging with recyclable materials and sourcing organic, sustainably farmed ingredients whenever possible. Made right here in Charlotte with local, seasonal honey!
Salem Hills Farm is located in Marshville, NC. Their meats are locally raised, 100% grass-fed on open pastures, and locally harvested hay. No hormones, antibiotics or treated feeds. In 2011, Salem Hills Farm started selling their beef in Charlotte, NC. A few details about the farm: Organic pastures, cows are never fed grains, soy or supplements, they are never given hormones or growth-promoting additives, and chickens are pasture-raised and occasionally fed rice since it is the only Non-GMO grain. Purchase Salem Hills Farm eggs and meats at Charlotte Vitamins & Health.
Honey from Greg’s Honey Hive down the road in Waxhaw is infused, pure, raw honey from Cloister Honey. Harvested locally in Union County, NC.
Pollynation Apothecary creator, Carli Abram, had her share of health problems which no one had been able to help her solve. Her hair was dry and lifeless, her digestive issues made her appear six months pregnant, and doctors told her she would likely be on medication for the rest of her life. Carli refused to believe this tale. She knew there had to be a better way, and she was determined to find answers. What she discovered was how to use the power and benefits of herbs and natural solutions in a manner that’s easily integrated into everyone’s daily routine! Carli is now transforming countless lives through her hair, skin and body products by helping her customers bloom into wellness, too. Her products are made locally right here in Charlotte!