Happy 23rd Birthday, Badger: A Founder’s Story

Starting a new business isn’t for the faint of heart. But, twenty-three years ago, our founder Bill Whyte took a fantastic leap of faith, embarking on a journey without any idea of how it would end, knowing only that he

Plastic Free August at Badger

By being mindful about our choices, each of us can effect change in the stream of plastic waste. Single-use plastic poses an environmental issue we can no longer ignore. But what can we do to help? Hoping to find and

All in the Family: Sister Co-CEOs Shape Badger’s Future

We’ve got some pretty exciting news to share about Badger. Okay, so, it’s no secret that twenty-three years ago our founder, Bill Whyte, a carpenter at the time, created a single, simple balm that has turned into a global business

Happy New Year from the Badger Family

Still from the Badger Family New Year Greeting Video Happy New Year from Badger Bill, Katie, Emily, Rebecca and Maya: “We’re talking to you from our house in Gilsum New Hampshire, a town of 800 people. However we sell Badger all over the world. It’s amazing to us that

A Case for Unscented or Fragrance-Free Products

no scent lip balm “If you enjoy the fragrance of a rose, you must accept the thorns which it bears.” -Isaac Hayes Scents are powerful and primitive. They can evoke memories and emotions, good and bad. People like to add scents to themselves and

The Importance of Doing What’s Right: Badger’s Social Initiatives

When Bill and I started Badger we had no idea it would grow into the company it is today. We just put one foot in front of the other and stayed true to our sense of what is right. We