bambu® is an award-winning lifestyle brand established in 2003 with the purpose of creating beautiful, safe and non-toxic products for the whole family made from nature.
The company designs products for people and planet. bambu is founded on the concept of renewable ideas® In fact, it is so central to the our purpose of the company, it is trademarked.
The company first launched the 'natural disposables' category with the launch of our Veneerware® brand of disposable dinnerware receiving immediate accolades from Fortune magazine (Best 25 Designs of the Year), and International Design. Veneerware stands alone as top quality compostable dinnerware and the brand made is both compostable and made from certified organic sources.
Based in Portland, Oregon with a development and production office in Shanghai, China, product design and innovation are at the forefront of the company's priorities. The first to introduce reclaimed cedar from China. The first to commercially sell reusable bamboo straws. The first to earn USDA organic certification for the company's line of kitchen and cooking utenisls, the first to offer certified organic 'kids eating and feeding products.
The company's original designs are sold in more than 14 countries.
bambu® has longstanding direct relationships with its producer groups and an active presence on site. The 'bambu Code of Conduct' governs how the company works with its suppliers.
bambu is a active steward of the environment as a proud member of 1% for the Planet committing more than 1% of total sales to nonprofit environment organizations.
bambu® is a B Corp certified business, recognizing the company's commitment to transparency and positive impact across all stakeholders. bambu has also earned the highest Gold tier certification from Green America. The company has also earned the highest A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau (BBB).
Read more about the company's values and unique approach to business in a Forbes article, How Strong Company Values Gave This Small Business The Power To Say No (And Yes) here.