Lafayette, CA, March 05, 2016 --(PR.com
)-- ECOlunchbox (ecolunchboxes.com) will be displaying its innovative new line of plastic-free food packing accessories at the 2016 Home + Housewares Show, March 5th through March 8th in Chicago, IL. ECOlunchbox founder and social entrepreneur Sandra Harris will be among 2,100 exhibitors at this global event this coming weekend. Harris and her team will be inspiring and educating attendees on the vital importance of going plastic-free in order to lead a healthier lifestyle and help protect our planet.
Local media and show attendees are encouraged to stop by booth #S3547 to sample the new colorful and creative Blue Water Bento collection, as well as other innovative stainless steel items from the Classic ECOlunchbox line. Visitors will have the opportunity to learn more how to make mealtime on-the-go more mindful and nutritious through non-toxic choices that are healthy for people and planet.
On display at the ECOlunchbox booth will be the entire collection, including stainless steel bentos, sandwich boxes, snack containers and machine-washable cotton lunch bags. The Blue Water Bento collection, which will be a key highlight at the booth this year, was successfully launched on Kickstarter with the help of more than 700 backers who pledged $56,000. This collection is inspired by the ocean and designed to protect it. So far, company has sold about 300,000 plastic-free ECOlunchboxes and averted tens of millions of pieces of plastic from use and disposal.
ECOlunchbox is currently distributed nationwide at major retailers, such as The Container Store and Bed Bath and Beyond, as well as grocery stores, children's boutiques and green retailers. The company has extensive international distribution but is still seeking partners in Australia & New Zealand, various Asian regions and southern Europe.
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More About ECOlunchbox
ECOlunchbox has been included in the “20 Global Startups That Are Changing the World” list for its commitment to helping families reduce dependence on plastics by providing high quality, plastic free lunchware that’s healthy for people and planet. ECOlunchbox is a woman-owned, mission-based social enterprise built on the passion, excellence, innovation and love of healthy people and planet. The company is committed to educating and empowering people to reduce their dependence on plastics.
President and Founder Sandra Ann Harris is committed to helping families change the world lunch by lunch. ECOlunchbox is already helping students embrace green living through the award-winning organic school-lunch program The Conscious Kitchen, with student-led non-profit Turning Green. ECOlunchbox’s stainless steel lunchboxes and containers are used daily in the first-ever national school lunch program to serve 100 percent organic meals.
More About IHA
The International Home + Housewares Show (IHA - housewares.com) is a world-class show and marketplace that brings buyers and sellers together to facilitate global commerce, industry market data and facilitation of industry standards. More than 62,000 people from 152 countries will get to experience thousands of new products that are being showcased at this event, where they can learn about business practices and trends that are shaping the market.