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I know Covid stuffed up a lot of thigs for everyone, a lot of businesses crumbled BUT a lot succeeded and found new innovative ways to sell their products or services. We firstly thought we were done as we were predominantly selling reusable straws to the hospitality industry (specifically establishments that offered dine in service).  But Thanks to Covid, SUCKITUPstraws learnt how to pivot. We found a gap in the market and we needed to be more than just online and local markets we needed to be in retail – brick and mortar stores. We needed to be by our impulse buyers, so we put our retail straws where customers actually needed them in stores, gift stores, florists’ cafes and some restaurants etc.

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Biodegradable straws, news, single use plastic alternatives -

Biodegradable Plastic Straws  We’ve talked bans, we’ve talked bad plastic, and how it takes like a million years for one straw to decompose right? So, what about the murky areas of biodegradable “plastic straws” do they Biodegrade properly, How long does it take? Is there a button I press to make them biodegrade? And this plastic is allowed, right? With our limited research that we were able to conduct due to there not being any black and white answers, this is what we were able to find. I think what has happened to be perfectly honest with you is the...

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SUCKITUP WINS GOLD AT GOOD DESIGN AUSTRALIA FOR THE WORLDS FIRST REUSABLE STRAW CLEANING RACK.

Reusable Straw Dishwasher Rack Wins Good Design Award Gold Accolade in Australia’s International Good Design Awards.

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Sending our welcome and congratulations to the state of Victoria, joining QLD and SA in the fight against Single Use Plastic. Victoria is to ban all Single Use Plastic from Restaurants, Bars and Public sale from 2023. It is estimated that each individual throws away 68kgs of SUP a year, 1/3 of that is Plastic Straws and Cups!! This ban is going to immediately make a difference, and this blog offers advice on alternatives. 

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bulk cleaner metal straws, cleaning stainless steel straws, how do you clean metal straws, metal straws cleaning rack, news, world first -

Suck It Up Straws' founders Danielle Pardoe and Isaac Pene have a world first. No longer is allowing your establishment to become Eco-Friendly, Enviro-conscious, a costly exercise. To become more sustainable in our business practices and the environment we need to think more along the lines of Reuse rather than replace. If we can do it with cutlery, crockery and, glassware why would we not do it with straws? This theory got Danielle and Isaac dipping into their kiwi ingenuity and with the help of some Aussie Engineers, created a dishwashing rack guaranteed to clean over 100 Stainless Steel Straws with each load. Saving time, money, waste and the environment each time!

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