Pure and natural honey since 1938

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The Rowse family lived in Southall, Middlesex and Tony Rowse started beekeeping as a hobby, at his home in Ewelme, Oxfordshire.

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In 1938, Tony enjoyed beekeeping so much he decided to set up a business, and Rowse Honey was born.

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Tony was selling honey locally but soon realised he couldn't keep up with demand. He had to start sourcing more honey from across the UK and abroad too.

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Rowse Honey became a limited company.

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We introduced speciality honeys like Acacia to the UK.

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We launched Manuka Honey into British supermarkets, making it accessible to all for the very first time.

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We started working in partnership with LASI, University of Sussex.

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We launched our Campaign For Real Manuka. There is some Manuka out on the market that isn't the real deal. But with Rowse, you can be sure it is genuine.

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We launched our Bee A Bee Farmer apprenticeship scheme with the Bee Farmer Association, to train the next generation of beekeepers.

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Bees For Development partnership starts and Hives for Lives is born to gather all of our sustainability initiatives under one umbrella.

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We moved to gold caps & introduced 30% recycled plastic in our bottles.

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We launched Fusion, a range of honeys infused with savoury ingredients for cooking.

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