Our coffee shop was getting too crammed with crazy JAVA ladies and merchandise so, we packed up our JAVA products did the typical Rhode Island shuffle and moved down the street to create our first brick-and-mortar store on 14 Main Street, Wickford, RI.
( And no the pup isn’t for sale)
Introducing our JAVA Lifestyle Store – a destination for eco-luxury living featuring our organic Everyday Skin Care Collection, JAVA Luxury Collection and JAVA Face Collection. Our lifestyle store also featurese Silver Hippopotamus Industrial/Modern Furniture, jewelry by Trisha Kelly Photography, as well as fun items from select vendors we LOVE like – Robert Verdi’s GreatBag Co., and Benrus.
Our new home in Wickford Village is neighbor to dozens of fun, local stores to satisfy your shopping needs- who says shopping is limited to just the holidays?! We are also walking distance to some amazing restaurants and the whole village is dog friendly to boot!
Cheers my JAVA lovers to a Happy New Year, new beginnings and more importantly a new HEALTHY you!
What could be better then a day in NYC completely devoted to Independent beauty brands and the lovers of beauty products?
JAVA Skin Care being asked to be a part of it of course.
The Indie Beauty Expo took place at the Altman Building in New York City on August 27th. This event was created to give independent beauty brands the opportunity to interact and make connections with buyers, media and consumers that love green beauty products just as much as they do. These unique small brand companies come from all over the nation to present their clean beauty products at this event. Yes, clean beauty. No chemicals, no animal testing, no toxins and completely stock full of lovely, eco-friendly ingredients to help your skin glow.
JAVA had one marathon day full of meeting other inspiring beauty lover brands and being able to experience their new green beauty products that are hitting the North American beauty products market.
Although the JAVA team was completely exhausted the following day of the Indie Beauty Expo, they had to go to their favorite spot Trattoria Dell’Arte. When in Rome right?
Perfect ending to a whirl wind of a day spent in NYC.
Updikes Newtowne Coffee Roasting Company opened in 2007 in the small town of Wickford, Rhode Island. Mark Additon is the owner and head roaster and his specialty consists of roasting and grinding small estate coffee from hand picked coffee grown regions located all over the world This coffee is the reason JAVA Skin Care exists.
This year’s award is doubly exciting because we are also celebrating the one-year anniversary of JAVA Skin Care’s 2014 Best of RI Editor’s Pick for Best of RI Natural Body Products awarded for a Rhode-Island based skin care company. JAVA Skin Care combines organic green coffee extract with argan and almond oils and along with other all-natural ingredients to make your skin glow.
Mark and roaster/barista Graham Davies are proud to accept the 2015 Best SPECIALTY COFFEE DRINKS of RI award. Together with the JAVA Skin Care team, there has been much to celebrate these past year.
Looking forward to another exciting year.