Happy Birthday, Badger!

Birthday cake with large Happy Birthday Badger sign and a fall foliage theme Little Badger turns 20 this month! Back in early 1995, a carpenter named Bill Whyte discovered that a simple, natural blend of oils and wax could soothe his hardworking, weather-beaten hands. At the time, he was really sure of only

Badger Man Care – Not Just For Men

Badger Caity poses with a cardboard cutout of an illustrated Badger Who says Man Care has to be just for men? Each of the products consist of ingredients that work (and smell!) great for just about anybody. Here are a few tips on how to repurpose every Man Care product, regardless

BCorp Profile & Giveaway: Cuppow

Time sensitive sweepstakes image Being a B Corporation certifies that our business does good stuff (like taking care of people and planet), and it also introduces us to other really cool companies with similar values. So we thought it would be fun to introduce

Stand Up for GMO Labeling

A photo of Badger Bill and his grandaughter Maya at their home in Gilsum New Hampshire This week, members of the House of Representatives are getting ready to vote on the anti-GMO labeling bill H.R. 1599, appropriately dubbed by opponents as the Deny Americans the Right to Know – or DARK Act. According to Just Label

Spotlight on Badger Supplier: Enviro-Tote

Enviro tote's logo, featuring a happy cartoon reusable bag Totes are totally cool. They’re practical, reusable, and when done right, pretty nice to look at. We Badgers are always toting stuff around, so it made perfect sense to commission a durable Badger tote for everyday use. Luckily, when it

Sunscreen Labels (part 2)

A chart showing Badger's sunscreen certifications: non nano zinc oxide, UVA UVB protection, biodegradable, no animal testing, certified natural, and certified organic by the NSF Now that you’re an expert in decoding sunscreen labels, we thought we’d give you a handy guide to Badger’s sunscreen claims and certifications. For the most part, these graphics are pretty self-explanatory. But what you might not know is that

Spotlight on Badger Supplier: Independent Can Company

Independent Can Company building circa 1929, and in Vandalia, OH 2014. We all admire and enjoy Badger’s colorful balm tins. But did you know that since 2009 the Independent Can Company (ICC), a family owned and operated business located in the U.S., has been manufacturing them for us out of recycled

Travel Tips: Badger’s 5 Best for Flying

Illustration of a cartoon Badger flying a cartoon plane “Have Badger, will travel!” This phrase means you have a clever mind, and the skills and equipment to make any trip a breeze. You are a clever Badger. You are the Navigator. You are a Travel Master. Personally, I love