First, it is the crossed variety between Arabica Coffee and Robusta named "Katimor". It is grown at 1,500 meters above sea level in the very rich volcanic soil of the Phlippine's highest mountain and that is Mt. Apo in Mindanao, where Mt. Apo is located in the center of the coffee belt with the same latitude at Ethiopia. The parchment excrement of civet coffee is let to ferment for a week before it wash, dried and roasted to give time the enzyme to penetrate the parchment. Thus the combination factor crreate a heavely coffee which is smooth and chocolatey taste.
RITA RITZ, the pioneer in Philippine Herbal Tea making, has already carved a niche in the natural food industry. It is always associated with the famous PITO PITO a concoction of seven therapeutic herbal teas that was patented, FDA approved and copyrighted. The company becomes a by-word when associated with natural food condiments and herbal teas grown from organic farms. lts herbal products are carefully selected from fresh plants and scientifically processed for maximum effectivity.
RITA RITZ started in the early 80's when natural foods and herbal teas were not yet in vogue. Founded by MRS. ERLINDA CASTRO-SANQUI, a gifted retired teacher whose maternal influence had greatly shaped her life in making herbal and natural food preparations, this "all natural" penchant gave birth to their first product which became the pride of the company - the FRUITCAKE FILlPlNA. This indigenous recipe makes use of only Philippine ingredients and fruits. Hence, it garnered a National Award given by the PIDI/NSTA for creative and inventive research. After this, the company and the inventor-owner garnered several more awards.
ln 1990, the company started exporting their products overseas. Then in 1997, inventors Erlinda and Rita Carmela were sent by the TAPI (Technology Application and Promotion Institute) of the Department of Science and Technology to the 25th International Invention Contest in Geneva. Switzerland. There the nationally acclaimed product Rita Ritz Lolo Jose Banaba Tea and Rita Ritz Pito Pito Tea, won silver medal and bronze medal respectively.
In November of 2005, Ritz Ritz won First Prize at the National Invention Contest under Creative Research for the product Rita Ritz Mangosteen Pericarp Tea. Their new products, namely Guyabano Fruit Tea, Siniguelas Fruit Tea, Santol Fruit Tea and Mango Fruit Tea, were also chosen as finalists.
RITA RITZ BAKE HOUSE AND FOOD PRODUCTS Address: 151 Alley 1, Project 6, Quezon City Telephone: (632) 926-2280 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
A Men's Collection Footwear
Ai-She Tsinelasstarted in Liliw as a retail store, now they exporting their products around the globe.
The owner of Ilocos Food Products, Clemencia A. Padre has also joined the wine industry by introducing locally available fruits and fermenting the extracts.
Aside from basi which was already been famous long ago from the Ilocano ancestors, Padre has also tried to produce wines coming from duhat, bignay, tamarind and the newest among them is the tropical wines which she combines four (4) famous fruits such as mango, tamarind, duhat and siniguelas.
Today, the company is also exporting these wines to the other parts of the world.
Naga was so blessed not only for having The Nuestra Señora de Peñafrancia and even the late DILG Secretary Jesse Robredo but also for having Baycrafts Jewelry that can provide source of living for local Bicolanos.
Baycrafts Jewelry started as past time by a young bicolana named Marianne Olano, a graduate of Development Communications from Ateneo de Naga University. Later this passion had turn into business. On 2004, Baycrafts was founded and accepted some orders. This products included wired necklace and bracelets made from copper, crystals and pearls. They even also venture into crocheted jewelry such as arm cuffs made from cotton, yard and beads. The latest products that they have are barefoot sandals made from waxed cord, shells and acrylic beads.
Today, Baycrafts was really proud for being a Philippine home grown company that penetrated the world market through the help of social networking sites. The company is a member of Naga's One Town One Product(OTOP)by the Department of Trade and Industry, a government program that will highlight entrepreneurs with their unique regional products.
OBRA NI JUAN is a unique line of men's apparel that is truly filipino. It's a fusion of traditional filipino design and new world fashion. It personifies the filipino ingenuity, at its best.
OBRA NI JUAN started out in 1997, a family business focused mainly on tourist market. The first outlets were lobby shops of five star hotels, duty free shops and the famous Amanpulo Resort in Palawan. But the influx of domestic buyer prompted the product to go mainstream and open branches in department stores. nationwide.
Central 1 , Inayawan, City of Naga, Cebu, Phil., 6037
Telephone Number: (+63) (32) 316 0185
Mobile Number: (+63) 917 321 6225
P. Deiparine St., Oldog, Talisay City, Cebu, Philippines
Tel # (+63) (32)272-2394 / (+63) (32)272-2230 / (+63) (32)491-0129
COCONUT HOUSE was originally established at Esteban Abada in Katipunan, Quezon City in 2008. The following year, 2009, it has found a new home and is quietly nestled inside Quezon Memorial Circle in Quezon City.
At COCONUT HOUSE, coconut is taken to the next level beyond merely being used to cream dishes and desserts. This quaint restaurant has ingeniously fused coconut in its full savory meals, desserts and even drinks. Coconut oil, coconut butter and seasoned with organic spices and flavorings are used its food preparation. Its amazing healthy food offerings such as Pancit Buko, Coco Okoy, Buko Rice Rolls, Laing Pizza and Fruity Coco all-natural ice creamhas found its way to the hearts of many customers.
Address: D-4 Quezon Memorial Circle, Diliman, Quezon City (near commonwealth entrance)
Phone Number: 392-4115
Blog site: coconuthousepinoy.blogspot.com
Established in 1990 by the Arcenas family, Obra Cebuana, Inc. manufactures and exports top-of the line furniture, lighting, and home accessory products made principally of natural materials indigenous to the region.Known for its superb ability of manupulating the use of natural materials and its array of experienced weavers, Obra Cebuana, Inc. periodically introduces exciting new product designs. Proof to this is the awards and citations it received from prestigious exhibitions , namely:
Katha Award for Best in Product Design (Home Furnishing) awarded during the Manila FAME International Show on 15 – 18 October 2009 at Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City, Metro Manila.
Citation for Mugna Heritage given during the Cebu International Furniture and Furnishings Exhibition (Cebu X 2009) on 05 – 08 March , 2009 – at the Cebu (Lahug) Waterfront Hotel & Casino.
Obra Cebuana Inc.
Arcenas Compound, Banawa Hills
Cebu City 6000, Philippines
Telephone Nos. :(63 32)261-2939 ; 261-2844
Email address : email@example.com