Giving Special Appreciation on International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day honors the achievement of women all over the globe and promoting women’s rights. A national holiday celebrated in multiple countries, International Women’s Day was established due to the efforts of the suffragettes and the promotion of women’s rights in America during the early 20th century. With the suffrage movement resulting in success,…

When the Sun Comes Out to Play, the Skin Has a Say: Organic Aloe Vera Powder

Aloe Vera (aloe barbadensis) is one of the oldest and most known natural folk remedies. Native to eastern and southern Africa, aloe grows wild in tropical climates and is extensively cultivated worldwide for its potential healing properties, especially treating sunburns or discomforting skin conditions. This well-known succulent plant has been used for medicinal purposes for centuries,…

Fractionation and Winterization: An Overview

What is Fractionation? Fractionate means to divide or break up; to separate (a mixture) into different portions, especially by a fractional process. In a general sense, fractionation is any process in which a mixture is separated into its different components (fractions). The term “fractionation” can also be used in the general and common context for…

Jedwards Adapts to Supply Chain Snags

Global trade has become an essential part of creating consumer goods in the 21st century. Much of the world’s global trade occurs in seaports with gigantic cargo ships that can haul up to 24,000 steal containers. Sea ports are a nexus within the supply chain system. They foster much of the interaction between production and consumption…

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NEW PRODUCT: Mandarin Oil

Mandarin oranges and tangerines were once a common Christmas gift in the west, a tradition inspired by the Lunar New Year, where oranges represent good fortune. Oranges (a fruit which doesn’t grow well in most of the United States) would come from Japan beginning in November. Today, with oranges largely available year round in grocery…

Happy Vegan Month!

November 1st was Vegan Day, kicking off a month-long observation of the Vegan lifestyle.  Like any lifestyle, veganism exists on a spectrum. At its core, to be vegan is to avoid any product that comes from an animal. We’re all taught the Pythagorean theorem in math class, but did you know he was may have…

Hello July, We Celebrate You

In 1776, the 13 colonies claimed their independence from England and thus was the start of the United States! On Saturday, July 4th, the nation will celebrate its 245th birthday which normally would entail parades, fireworks, large group gatherings, and live music performances. However, as we’ve been experiencing almost all of 2020 so far, most…

Spring Savings

Spring is just around the corner, and in a few days we will move our clocks ahead in which we will gain another hour of daylight. I have heard many complain about losing an hour sleep, but it is a small price to pay for that much-needed sunlight. Stadiums across the US and Canada will…

Sprint into Spring with 10% off

Let’s give spring a big welcome! It’s time to put away the heavy clothes in return for a lighter and brighter wardrobe. A time to rid dry skin brought on from the winter months by moisturizing with Jedwards’ all-natural African Black Soap (C2090)! This pliable and granular material is sourced from Ghana, a city located…