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By LOLIWARE
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 LOLISTRAW is the world’s first edible, hypercompostable straw.

 

LOLISTRAW is made from LOLIWARE’s patent-pending, seaweed-based material technology and is 100% PLASTIC-FREE, Hypercompostable, marine-degradable, and non-GMO.

Seaweed is a renewable resource that does not require land resources and actually absorbs CO2, which is why a seaweed-based product has an environmental advantage. Many bioplastics are made from GMO crops like corn.

 Our goal is to replace the 500 million plastic straws that are used and discarded every day in the United States alone.

8MM tons of single-use plastics, including plastic straws, enter our oceans each year.

 LOLISTRAW is a sustainable (and FUN!) alternative to plastic straws that cannot be captured by recycling waste streams.

 From STRAW TO SOIL in 60 days or less.

 LOLISTRAW creates new value after it is used in 3 key ways –– by transforming into plant fuel through composting, machine fuel through anaerobic digestion, or human fuel through eating :P

 

We have designed LOLISTRAW to have the same functionality expected of a plastic straw. LOLISTRAW will last for up to 24 hrs in a beverage and will have a shelf life of up to 24 months.

 Vote on our first flavor launch by reserving your LOLISTRAWS today! 

 LOLIWARE has coined the term "Hypercompostable" to convey that all of our products, including LOLISTRAW, will break down at the same rate as food waste in compost or in the natural environment, such as a waterway.

 Our goal is to replace plastic straws used at high-waste venues, such as stadiums, fast casual restaurants, and of course – coffee shops!

Partner with us to say goodbye plastic straws and hello to LOLISTRAW! 

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We have our team of experts ready to go! Founders Leigh Ann and Chelsea are industrial designers, we have two senior food scientists, a process engineer, operations advisors, and sustainability experts supporting our endeavor.

  

  

 

    

 

Risks and challenges

Manufacturing – This product is unique from a production perspective, so while we anticipate challenges, we have the right team in place to troubleshoot and problem solve along the way. Our team includes scientists, engineers, as well as operations experts and industry advisors.

Shipping in Summer 2018 – We plan to iterate, review samples and do quality control in March/April 2018 and place the manufacturing order by May 2018. We estimate shipping will begin in August 2018 …. Just in time for the dog days of summer! We don't anticipate any issues with this timeline. However, if by chance anything unexpected happens, we promise to keep you informed, both during the campaign and afterward.

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    EAT YOUR LOLISTRAW!

    SAVE 33% -- $5 OFF retail value of $15

    10x LOLISTRAWS | 1st Edition Straw Pack

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    DOUBLE YOUR LOLISTRAWS! + VOTING RIGHTS

    SAVE 20% -- $5 OFF retail value of $30 + VOTE on our FIRST Flavor/Color

    20x LOLISTRAWS | 1st Edition Straw Pack

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    TRIPLE YOUR LOLISTRAWS! + LOLI V.I.P.P*

    SAVE 44% -- $40 OFF retail value of $90

    60x LOLISTRAWS | 1st Edition Straw Pack

    V.I.P.P Membership (very important plastic-free partner) free gifts, events, discounts, shoutouts, early access to new product launches

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    LOLISTRAW EXPERIENCE + STRAWS Film Tix

    SAVE 50% -- $100 OFF package value of $200

    120x LOLISTRAWS | 1st Edition Straw Pack

    V.I.P.P Membership (very important plastic-free partner) free gifts, events, discounts, shoutouts, early access to new product launches

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    LOLIWARE PLASTIC-FREE PARTY!

    200x LOLISTRAWS + 100x LOLIWARE Edible Cups

    SAVE 40% -- $320 OFF package value of $820

    2x Tickets to the LOLISTRAW Launch Party [exclusive event]

    V.I.P.P Membership (very important plastic-free partner) free gifts, events, discounts, shoutouts, early access to new product launches

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    • 1st Edition Straw Pack | 20x Straws
    • LOLIWARE Edible Cups | 48x Pack
    • LOLISTRAW Launch Party Tix
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    CUSTOM LOLISTRAWS

    LOLISTRAWS designed exclusively for you (from our LOLIWARE color/flavor library) [exclusive offer]

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    • CUSTOM LOLISTRAWS | 1000x
    • LOLISTRAW Launch Party Tix
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    ONE-OF-A-KIND LOLIWARE EVENT PACKAGE

    43% off -- save $1920 on total reward package value of $4420

    CUSTOM LOLISTRAWS + LOLIWARE Edible Cups designed exclusively for you (from our LOLIWARE color/flavor library) + Custom drink design

    Includes:
    • CUSTOM LOLISTRAWS | 1000x
    • CUSTOM LOLIWARE EDIBLE Cups | 500x
    • CUSTOM Edible Drink Design
    • LOLISTRAW Launch Party Tix
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    BE OUR FIRST LOLISTRAW LAUNCH PARTNER

    Set the standard of what the future is going to look like. Receive 10,000 LOLISTRAWS to replace plastic straws at your business + LOLIWARE will run a Launch Partner promotional campaign with you. Launch LOLISTRAW with us!

    Includes:
    • CUSTOM LOLISTRAWS | 10,000x
    • LOLISTRAW Launch Partner Promotional Campaign
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