San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 1st, 2016
Silicon Valley startup of 100% Kona single serve coffee pods for Keurig coffee pods single serve brewers announced it landed a partnership with a leading distributor specializing in custom promotional products and private label for the 100% Kona coffee single serve pods, 100% Kona decaf coffee pods, 100% Maui Mokka coffee single serves and 100% Kau coffee pods. Pooki’s Mahi’s Kona coffee custom promotional swag products will be available for purchase on the distributor’s platform in Q4 2016.
Pooki’s Mahi kicked off vetting distributors with secure platforms that protect vendors from unapproved resellers in 2014. The original list of 50+ distributors was trimmed to no more than 12 distributors in 2015. Pooki’s Mahi approved six distributors to vet businesses and sell Pooki’s Mahi’s Kona coffee custom promotional single serve products and private label Kona coffee pods in 2016.
Pooki’s Mahi’s Founder/CEO Les Magsalay-Zeller says, “Pooki’s Mahi’s partnership with a leading distributor platform for Kona coffee custom promotional products and private label Kona coffee single serve pods started in late 2014. By mid-2015 Pooki’s Mahi started to build the new platform to handle custom promotional single serve products and private label coffee single serve pods. Pooki’s Mahi took a consumer approach to solving a business-to-business (B2B) challenge.”
“For 99% of customers who want a fully custom designed Kona coffee single serve pods the requirements are too high and a barrier to entry. The biggest issue was the lack of an end-to-end custom design at lower minimums for the Kona coffee single serve pods in retail ready packaging. Larger single serve coffee maker manufacturers require higher minimum requirements at 12,000 to 25,000 single serve pods to manufacture the single serve only. Larger single serve coffee maker manufacturers does not include end-to-end custom design for all the approved bill of material components, uses non-sustainable single serve cup, charges for shipping and extra touches. Larger single serve coffee maker manufacturers will not speak to new customers if the customer cannot meet the minimums. Single serve coffee maker manufacturers who claim “no minimums” are not transparent with the full cost. The quoted cost is $.39 to manufacture one single serve pod. This does not include shipping the raw material, packaging, product labels, food ready pouches or product merchandising. Customer must pay and is responsible for shipping all raw material to the single serve coffee maker manufacturers facilities.,” explains the Silicon Valley executive.
The distributor platform is the first of a handful of distributors offering Pooki’s Mahi’s custom promotional single serve products for private label Kona coffee pods customers.
What private label custom promotional swag products customers can expect from the distributor platform:
Compatible for use with Keurig® coffee pod single serve cup brewing systems. Keurig® is a registered trademark
s of Keurig Green Mountain, Inc. Pooki's Mahi is not affiliated with Keurig Green Mountain, Inc.
The Academy Awards® is a registered trademark of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences®. The Gift Suites where Pooki’s Mahi’s products are show cased are not authorized by and is not associated with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences®, The Academy Awards®, or any of its official partners or vendors.
About Pooki’s Mahi:
Pooki’s Mahi is a Silicon Valley-based single serve coffee maker, private label distributor and promotional products manufacturer offering award-winning 100% Kona coffee single serve pods, 100% Hawaiian coffee single serves and 100% Kona Decaf coffee pods at wholesale and bulk prices. Since its online launch in 2013, Pooki’s Mahi products have been a favorite of customers, charities, celebrities and athletes and have been featured at red carpet events including Celebrity Gift Suites and Celebrity Poker tournaments. The products have been endorsed by many celebrities and athletes and seen on several television shows. Pooki’s Mahi’s mission is to revolutionize the supply chain ecosystem in bringing the highest quality Kona coffees into the market in a sustainable format. Hawaiian coffees are harvested/roasted in Hawaii, single serve cup manufactured in US and distributed to the several fulfillment centers in the US.
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