Heart of Islands (HOI), a haven for connoisseurs of exquisite natural tea products, embody the rich flavors and vibrant spirit of the Philippines. Located in the picturesque town of Buenavista, Heart of Islands is a treasure trove of wellness, offering a range of tea products that are a testament to Filipino craftsmanship and dedication to quality.

At the very heart of Heart of Islands is the Guyabano tree, known locally as Graviola, which thrives in the warm tropical regions of the Philippines. Each leaf of the Guyabano tree is carefully handpicked. cleaned and dehydrated with meticulous care to ensure the preservation of its active ingredients and nutrients, resulting in a tea that is not only delicious but also packed with a myriad of vitamins and minerals

Guyabano leaves are a rich source of vitamin C, vitamin A calcium, riboflavin, iron, potassium, and dietary fiber, making them a powerhouse of nutrition. By crafting tea from these leaves, Heart of Islands brings forth a beverage that not only delights the palate but also nourishes the body and strengthens the immune system. The high flavonoid content of Guyabano leaves further enhances their antioxidant properties, making each sip a celebration of health and wellness.

With a focus on selecting only the best ingredients and employing traditional Filipino methods, each cup of Guyabano tea from Heart of islands is a true reflection of the expertise and passion that goes into every step of the production process. From leaf to cup, the care and dedication put into crafting each batch of tea shines through in its exceptional taste and nutritional value.

Beyond their exceptional products, Heart of Islands also values meaningful connections with their customers and community. Whether you are looking to inquire about an order, seek information on their products, or simply connect with their team, Heart of Islands welcomes you with open arms. Their dedication to customer service and community engagement is a testament to their commitment to spreading joy and wellness through their tea offerings.

Heart of Islands has been a dedicated and active participant in a wide range of trade fairs organized by the Department of Trade and Industry, showcasing their high-quality products and unique offerings.  In addition to trade fairs, the company has also been actively engaged in marketing activities such as the KITA MO! Episodes “TEA-tikman o TEA timplahan” which have allowed them to connect with consumers and promote their brand effectively. Recognizing the importance of food safety and quality standards, representatives of Heart of Islands have undergone rigorous HACCP and food safety training to ensure the integrity of their products which make them acquire their US FDA registration approval just recently.  Furthermore, the company has taken steps to protect their brand by successfully completing an IPO trademark registration process highlighting their commitment to professionalism and legal compliance in the industry.

“Heart of islands invites you to experience the beauty of quality natural tea and the warmth of Filipino hospitality. Cheers to a healthier happier, and more vibrant you, courtesy of the heart and soul of the islands” says Ms. Kristina Mansalapus, HOI’s CEO/General Manager. ♦

Date of release: 06 July 2024