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U•Konserve® Announces New President/Vice President of Sales
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

San Francisco, CA (June 2015) – U•Konserve 2015) is excited to announce Leila Bailey as the company’s new President/Vice President of Sales … read more
U•Konserve® Announces Partnership with 1% Percent for the Planet
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

San Francisco, CA (February 2015) – U•Konserve announced today its partnership with 1% for the Planet, an alliance of more than 1,200 companies in 48 countries dedicated to protecting the environment … read more
U•Konserve® Announces Two New Collections: Glass with Silicone and Neon
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

San Francisco, CA (March 2014) – U•Konserve announced today the summer release of 17 new safe and reusable food-storage products… read more
Kids Konserve® Announces Company Name Change
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

San Francisco, CA (February 2014) – As part of a re-branding initiative to better align with the company’s broad product offering, Kids Konserve announces its new name: U•Konserve… read more
U•Konserve® and Kids Konserve® Celebrates Five-Year Anniversary and Lowers Prices!
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

San Francisco, CA (July 2013) – Next month, U•Konserve and Kids Konserve will celebrate a successful five years in business… read more
U•Konserve® Announces New Wild Leaves Collection — Stylish and Safe Waste-Free Food Packing
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

San Francisco, CA (February 2013) – U•Konserve announced today the March 2013 release of eight products from their new Wild Leaves collection of waste-free food-packing solutions, complementing their already broad selection of stylish and reliable products for children and adults… read more
Choose U•Konserve Waste-Free Food Packing this Holiday Season!
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

San Francisco, CA (October 2012) – Eat healthier this holiday season, and eliminate waste generated by single-use disposable containers. Select a waste-free food-storing system that promotes better health for one’s family and the planet… read more
Pack Lunches that Make the Grade this School Year with Kids Konserve
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

San Francisco, CA (April 2012) – Kids Konserve, manufacturer of non-toxic, waste-free lunch-packing products, introduces several new items for the back-to-school season. All Kids Konserve products are designed to help families eliminate single-use, landfill-bound trash from their lunch-packing routines, and save money, too … read more
U•Konserve™ Enables Food On-the-Go
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

San Francisco, CA (March 2012) – U•Konserve, the newest, adult-focused line of waste- free food packing products from parent company, Kids Konserve, supports families in the effort to shop for fresh and local foods with its reusable, waste-free and non-toxic totes, containers and accessories … read more
Kids Konserve Introduces U•Konserve: Easy Re-use for Adults
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

San Francisco, CA (February 2012) – Kids Konserve, manufacturer of non- toxic, waste-free lunch packing solutions, introduces U•Konserve, a new line of reusable, waste-free lunch packing solutions for adults at the Natural Products Expo West on March 9–11, 2012, booth #5359, Hall E … read more
Lunchboxes Grow Up with Kids Konserve’s New Adult Line
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

San Francisco, CA (January 2012) – Kids Konserve, manufacturer of non-toxic, waste-free lunch packing products, introduces U•Konserve, its all-new line for adults, at the 2012 New York International Gift Fair (NYIGF) January 28–February 1, 2012, booth #4220 … read more
Conquer 3 New Year’s Resolutions with Kids Konserve Lunch-Packing Products
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

San Francisco, CA (December 2011) – Many New Year’s resolutions list saving money, living a healthier life, and being more environmentally-friendly. Kids Konserve offers a neat and tidy way to seal the deal on these resolutions in 2012 with their non-toxic, reusable, waste-free lunch and snack-packing products for kids and adults … read more
Kids Konserve™ Teams Up with Recyclebank® to Reward Green Shopping
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

San Francisco, CA (November 2011) – Kids Konserve, manufacturer of non-toxic, reusable, waste-free lunch and snack packing items for kids and adults, announces a partnership with green lifestyle incentive company, Recyclebank, just in time for holiday shopping … read more
Reduce Household Waste this Holiday Season with Kids KonserveTM Reusable Food Packing Systems
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

San Francisco, CA (November 2011) – According to the EPA and Use Less Stuff, household waste increases by more than 25 percent (one million tons) from Thanksgiving to New Year’s Day, due to increased food waste, shopping bags, packaging, holiday wrapping paper, bows and ribbons. Moreover, in the U.S., annual trash from gift-wrap and shopping bags totals four million tons (Use Less Stuff) … read more
Kids Konserve Launches New Brand “U•Konserve” A Waste-free, Reusable & Stylish Lunch Packing Line for Adults
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

San Francisco, CA (November 2011) – Kids Konserve, manufacturer of eco-friendly, waste-free lunch kits for kids, introduces U•Konserve, a new line of environmentally-savvy and stylish reusable lunch totes, stainless steel containers, and accessories for the eco-minded adult … read more
Kids Konserve Is Partnering Up With Annie’s Home Grown
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Phoenix, AZ (September 2010) – – fans will receive a free reusable lunch sack with the purchase of two Annie’s Homegrown products. This summer Kids Konserve, the maker of eco-chic, reusable and waste-free lunch and snack packing products is partnering with Annie’s Homegrown to show being green is better. Organic and natural foods have become a popular consumer choice, especially among parents of young children. Just in time for back-to-school … read more
Kids Konserve LLC Debuts New Products at the ABC Kids Expo
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Phoenix, AZ (September 2010) – Kids Konserve LLC, a brand known for their reusable, waste-free lunch kits, is introducing their new Whimsy Line of Snak Paks and their popular Sweat-Free Ice Packs now available in new colors, Magenta and Mud, at the ABC Kids Expo at the Las Vegas Convention Center on October 10th – 13th … read more
Kids Konserve Wins Eileen Fisher Grant
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Kids Konserve is the recipient of the 2009 Business Grant Program for Woman Entrepreneurs, awarded by the international, high-end retail company, Eileen Fisher.

Kids Konserve was one of four finalists from more than 400 applicants, a true affirmation that Kids Konserve founders, Chance Claxton and Lynn Julian are making significant strides in the nascence of this fast growing company and reflects the positive response of a consumer who supports the Kids Konserve belief that use of waste-free and recyclable products are more important than ever … read more
Kids Konserve LLC reusable products, creating a cleaner, non-toxic, waste-free planet
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April, 2010

San Francisco, CA (April 2010) – Kids Konserve LLC is combating the waste of the everyday lunch box. In 1995, almost 20 years ago over 200 of the worlds’ landfills were full. With Kids Konserve’s reusable Waste-Free Lunch Kits your child’s lunch can help make a difference for the environment.

Earth Day is celebrated in over 175 countries around the world! With a commitment like that shouldn’t each of us commit to an Earth Day Resolution? Earth Day is a chance to make our everyday lives a little greener and Kids Konserve is the company to make such a thing happen read more
KIDS KONSERVE HAS PARTIES IN THE BAG – For School and Home Celebrations
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – March 1, 2009

(March 1, 2009 – San Francisco, California) Celebrate Earth Day and everyday with a party using Kids Konserve Party Paks – eco-green plates, cups and utensils all made entirely from 100% BPA and phalate free, recycled #5 plastic. Think old yogurt and cottage cheese containers. In addition, they are manufactured in USA!

Kids Konserve Party Paks are the reusable and dishwasher safe solution to having a classroom party, birthday party or picnic for 25 without creating ANY GARBAGE! No more purchasing paper plates, paper cups, plastic cutlery that ends up in your trash and our landfills and remains there long after the party is over – just a reusable Party Pak that works for all school and home events.  read more
KIDS KONSERVE INTRODUCES CATERPILLAR AND BUTTERFLY DESIGNS WASTE-FREE LUNCH KITS EDUCATE AND EXCITE KIDS TO BE GREEN
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – October 24th, 2008

(October 24, 2008 – San Francisco, California)Barely a month into school and already making the grade with parents nationwide, Kids Konserve, manufacturers of waste-free food containers and lunch kits, introduces new caterpillar and butterfly designs. A modern take on kid-friendly characters, the new designs mark a true metamorphosis for the company.

“We launched just as school started and the response to our products and fundraising programs has already exceeded our expectations,” says company co-founder Chance Claxton.” “Every day a child uses our food containers or lunch kits we are helping reduce the landfill waste in their community.”  read more
KIDS KONSERVE MAKES THE GRADE WITH ECO-COOL REUSABLE LUNCH KITS
COMPANY EDUCATES AND FUNDRAISES TO SUPPORT SCHOOL INITIATIVES

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – August 2, 2008

(August 2, 2008 – Marin, California) Toss out the baggies, fold up the foil, Kids Konserve introduces an environmentally friendly alternative to the character-covered plastic lunchbox. Just in time for back-to-school shopping, the Company delivers a complete waste-free kit that’s cool for school and reduces campus trash.

"With waste from snack and lunch breaks at an all time high and recycling knowledge and budgets still too low, Kids Konserve is empowering parents and kids with information and a reusable product that will help participating schools make the grade when it comes to decreasing waste in community landfills," says company co-founder Chance Claxton. "Our reusable lunch kits and food containers are easy to use and clean, and kids …
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KIDS KONSERVE DEBUTS THE FIRST STAINLESS STEEL, REUSABLE, WASTE-FREE LUNCH KIT
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – June 3, 2008

Toss out the baggies, fold up the foil, Kids Konserve introduces an environmentally friendly alternative to the character-covered plastic lunchbox.

The reusable waste-free lunch kit is comprised of two stainless steel food containers, a stainless steel beverage bottle, a food kozy for wrapping sandwiches, snacks, fruit or special treats, and a cloth napkin all delivered in a recycled cotton sack.
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Affiliates and organizations that Kids Konserve supports and who support Kids Konserve.
Coo; the Earth What's Cooking Enviromom Super Natural Home
Daily Candy City Mommy Idealbite/mambite
EcoMom Alliance Richardson Bay Audobon Center and Sanctuary Celebrate Green
Arizona Diaper Service Sierra Club - Green Home, It begins where you live. EcoFabulous
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