Grey Metal Kitchen Rack
Measurements: W:68cm D:30cm H:128cm
This supplier is based in Honduras and employs 50 men and women. They have a team of finely trained artisans who have over 10 years experience each in their specific trade. The employees receive free training by qualified teachers and are also provided with free artistic education for their children. They have health benefits, maternity leave and the Honduran legal bonus pay of a 13th and 14th month salary. The factory uses many traditional skills such as forging, welding, crochet, carving, glass and ceramic making. The ceramics are made with local clay using traditional ceramic skills such as hand building, wheel throwing, bisque firing and high temperature enamelling. Some of the enamels are also produced with local plant ashes. This company belongs to an NGO called Fundacion San Juancito www.invitrihonduras.com which is a 20 year old foundation and provides educational, cultural, health and environmental support programs to the whole community and also other neighbouring communities. The factory is very keen on recycling waste materials and they also produce more than 250 products that use the aluminium tabs from drink cans, 12 products made from old rubber tyres and more than 50 products using recycled glass in the form of bottles or even window glass. They are very careful in the correct disposal of any waste that comes from their production. The company has been trading for 22 years & in that time has provided jobs & professional training for over 200 people. They dream of strengthening their company by gaining more exports, this will enable them to train & employ more people.