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BBQ Sauce with Banka Natural's Coconut Nectar

BBQ Sauce with Banka Natural's Coconut Nectar

Our products our featured in two stores, here in Alaska. One is the Prudhoe Bay general store, on the North Slope, which is just a very large work camp for oil workers and associated services, which is where Dan (our co-founder) works his regular job. While he was making his delivery of products to the store, one of the employees expressed to him how good our coconut nectar was and how much she likes it on her salmon. She did not have a recipe for it, but she makes a marinade with spices with the nectar then brushes it on...

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UNFI Trade Show

We are happy to  say that we recently attended our first trade show. It was a hectic and exciting experience and we are looking forward to the next one. Being a new company, we were on a shoestring budget. But that didn't stop us from impressing the trade show sponsors. On our first day we had people running up to ask us about our products and sample them. Everyone loved our coconut spreads and the overall response was that they had never had anything like it. They were all highly impressed with the quality of our coconut oil, as well....

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Coconut Oil - Cuts Grease Better Than Commercial Hand Cleaners.

For those who work on cars, trucks, machinery, pipes, or other dirty and greasy items, like I often do, you know how difficult it can be to really get your hands clean afterward. Even if the hand cleaner gets the stuff off, your fingers still have a stubborn greasy tinge that just won't come out of the crevices in your fingertips. It might be crevices in your natural prints or it might be cracks caused by excessive use of cleaners and soaps. In some cases, it might be so difficult to get off that you resort to washing your hands...

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Getting Our Start

Thank you for visiting our site. Since this is our first post, I believe it would be appropriate to introduce ourselves. Banka Naturals began in late 2015 and we just began selling in spring of 2016. We are currently based in Fairbanks, Alaska. Which is why we can offer discounts to Alaskan customers. Yes, we are new to the scene and we have very much enjoyed getting up and going. Currently, we have two people running the show, myself (Mike) and my good friend (Dan). Both of us come from technical backgrounds. I have backgrounds in Chemistry, Aviation and Engineering...

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