Updated: Jun 8
Welcome to the next installment of our Get to know... series - where we invite you to learn more about the amazing companies that make up our SHE Certified Community™. This feature highlights Hitch - a Certified SHEruns™ women led business that makes an insulated 18oz water bottle with a 12oz insulated coffee cup nested inside so you can you live your life on the move and take care of the planet at the same time. With each Hitch Bottle and Cup purchase, they plant 1 mangrove tree, remove 100kg of ocean plastics, give back 1% to planet and help move climate action forward. We had them answer some questions and tell us more about Hitch in the interview below!
Introduce your company!
Daily life is a lot to carry. Let's make it easier and lighter with the Hitch Bottle and Cup Kit! Meet your new favorite insulated water bottle and nested coffee cup (and lid!) system for your modern life on the go. Whether you are a teacher, yogi, nurse, commuter, student or WFH hero, Hitch Bottle and Cup Kit makes it more fun and better for planet Earth. With each purchase of our kit, we plant 1 tree, remove ocean plastic and give back 1% to the planet while also being Climate Neutral and B Corp certified.
What is your mission as a company?
Our mission is to help you live modern life on the go easier by upgrading your reusable products to fit your lifestyle.
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Which SHE marks have you been certified for?
We have been Certified SHEruns™!
Introduce us to your team.
The California based Hitch team is 75% run by the ladies of the house running customer service (Kendalyn), operations (Sam), global sales (Sarah) and CEO (Sky). We are a small but mighty team who work hard and love bringing our brand to life for our customers each day.
Why are you proud to be a women-led company?
We are proud to be a woman run company because we can see the tangible impact we are making everyday with each Hitch Bottle and Cup Kit sold across the world. Every little effort makes a big difference for generations to come. To date, we have planted over 85,000 trees and removed 5million pieces of plastic from the ocean.
What benefits have you experienced being a women led business?
Everyday we benefit by getting to work hard as a team and bring this product to life being busy moms, partners, friends and teammates.
In what ways other than gender equity do you think your company is making the world a better place?
We are upgrading the modern schlep of life on the go to lighten your bag of everyday essentials while also helping you maintain a sustainable lifestyle.
Is there anything else you'd like to add?
We are so proud of being part of She WORLD :) because lets face it, we get the job done.
Where can everyone find, shop, and connect with Hitch?