THE HALM STORY
"[...] Back then there weren't many alternatives. The HALM product was one of them first products that were even available. Back then there was only the alternative of metal or glass, and we opted for glass because it simply came from that Quality better is."
Peter Gebhardt, Kitchen and Service Manager, Mercure Hotel Berlin City
The foundation of HALM
These are Hannah Cheney and Sebastian Müller - the founding team of HALM.
They combine ten years of living and working together and a great passion for sustainability.
Its driving force is the thought of a better future in which future generations can live in a clean and safe environment.
The idea behind HALM
The two founders came up with the idea of a sustainable alternative to plastic straws from one of them Beach clean-up on your trip to Thailand in 2015. Plastic straws are among the top 10 most commonly found litter on the beach, because every day around three billion plastic straws are thrown away after being used once.
After extensive research, the couple contacted the Established in 2016 Opted for glass because of its many convincing advantages (reusability, taste neutrality, easy cleaning and hygiene). Since entering the Year 2017 So many HALM drinking straws have already been sold that HALM customers together now save over a ton of plastic waste - every day.
At HALM get everything from a single source: consultation , Customer care , production and delivery . Thanks to a strong value chain with our own production, we guarantee timely and reliable delivery with consistent quality.