Rain Cloud News

spreading our wings

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We are proud to announce the opening of our first spa in Gauteng! In February 2016 we opened a small Rain shop in The Village Boutique Hotel situated in Nieuw Muckleneuk in Pretoria.

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Less than a month after on 11 March we celebrated the opening of the Forest Spa forming part of our store.

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The Rain Forest Day spa follows in the footsteps of The Forest Day spa …

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our namib trip

Recently Bev Missing took two of our American partners on an excursion into the Namib desert in Namibia that they will remember for the rest of their lives. Jaci Eubanks and Hendrien Dewhurst from our USA branch were surprised with a visit to the Himba tribe partly to show them where the naturally wild-harvested ingredients for our new artisinal perfumes came from, but also to show the ladies of the Himba tribe what we did with the omumbiri (namibian myrrh resin)that they collect.

The ladies met up with Karen Knott who led the trip through the desert and the skeleton coast.

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FAIR TRADE NEW LABEL LAUNCHED!

new lableFrankfurt, 13 February 2016 – The WFTO Label – the first international label that guarantees Fair Trade Organisations operating in any part of the supply chain, from producers to retailers – has been unveiled. With this unique Fair Trade label, consumers will be able to identify products in the international marketplace that meet high economic, social and environmental sustainability criteria. Fair Trade Organisations are fully committed to sustainable production and trade.

The label is backed by a robust and credible Guarantee System. By guaranteeing the organisation as a ‘Fair …

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