Los Angeles, CA and Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil (PRWEB) May 21, 2007
Organics Brasil, the first nationally sponsored program to export and promote organic products from Brazil, today announces the newest member of the Organics Brasil project, O.N.E™. World Enterprises, the producers of O.N.E.™ 100% Natural Coconut Water and O.N.E.™ Amazon Açaí.
"We are proud the addition of O.N.E to our line up of companies," states Ming Liu, Project Manager, Organics Brasil. "O.N.E. fully embodies the Organics Brasil vision and mission. It is a model for producing the highest quality products while maintaining its commitment to sustainability, organic farming, responsible packaging and philanthropy. O.N.E. is a leader in the natural and organic market and represents the best of Brazilian products currently available. We are honored to have them join the Project."
"I am excited that O.N.E. is now a member of the Organics Brasil project. Teaming up allows us to bring the unique taste of Brazilian products to the world at large. I am also pleased to work with an entity that is in full support of our efforts in sustainability and organic farming," said Rodrigo Veloso, President of O.N.E. World Enterprises.
The announcement came with the conclusion of the LOHAS 11 Forum, with leaders from Fortune 500 companies and industry leaders in the organic and sustainable sector in attendance. LOHAS is an acronym which stands for "Lifestyles of Health and Sustainability" and describes a $226.8 billion U.S. marketplace for goods and services focused on health, the environment, social justice, personal development and sustainable living. The Lohas 11 Forum was held in Marina del Rey, California, May 14-16.
About Organics Brasil
Headquartered in Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil, the "Organics Brasil Project" is a result of a joint initiative between APEX-Brasil (Brazilian Export Promotion Agency) and IPD-FIEP (Federation of Industries of the State of Paraná). Organics Brasil is the first nationally sponsored program that focuses specifically on the export of organic food and products from Brazil. The Organics Brasil Project is managed by the IPD, Brazilian Promotion and Development Institute, based in Paraná. The project is represented exclusively in the US by "Organics Brasil, US" with an office in Los Angeles, California and currently has products in 25 Whole Foods Market stores in the Southern Pacific Region which include; Southern California, Southern Nevada, and Arizona. Whole Foods Market exclusively carries Organics Brasil products in both the food and body care departments. http://www.organicsbrasil.org.
About O.N.E. World Enterprises
O.N.E. ™ (One Natural Experience) World Enterprises was established in 2005 to meet the needs of the growing revolution of "natural" consumers looking for unprocessed, healthy products by bringing O.N.E. ™ Coconut Water in the United States from Brazil. O.N.E. ™ is the only company that has access to patented technology that allows for the packaging of coconut water with NO preservatives or additives. O.N.E. ™ is committed to the sustainability of the Amazon rainforest and donates a percentage of profits to not-for-profit organizations such as the Rainforest Alliance. O.N.E. ™ Coconut Water is currently available at health and grocery stores on the West Coast including Bristol Farms, Gelson's, Whole Foods, Ralph's, and online at http://www.onenaturalexperience.com.
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