A HISTORY OF LIVING HEALTHY
In The Beginning
Dick Turanski Beekeeping in 1975
GloryBee started in the family garage of Dick and Pat Turanski in 1975 with a dream of providing natural, healthy ingredients for the people of their town. Dick describes those early days as "a simple family honey stand, farming honey in the backyard and processing it in the back of the garage--the deep freeze even doubled as the sales counter". Over forty years later, we are providing the highest quality organic and natural ingredients with the same spirit as those first years of business.
GloryBee is built upon a foundation consisting of a belief in God and educating people about healthy living. We strive to have the highest possible ethical and moral standards for ourselves and towards our customers. In order to achieve this, we have assembled a diverse family of conscientious, dedicated and knowledgeable individuals, who are committed to quality and personalized customer service. Our unique relationship with you is why we exist. Our core values are faith, genuine relationships, healthy living, and stewardship. These core values help communicate who we are and provide everyone inside the company with a sense of purpose and meaning to guide their work.
Our Natural Foods Industry History
In the Pacific Northwest we've been supplying honey, sweeteners, spices, dried fruits, nuts, oils, and other quality ingredients to natural food manufacturers, bakeries and markets and other stores for over fourty years. Chances are you've been enjoying our ingredients in a variety of products. You may also have our retail ingredients in your pantry at home.GloryBee's Office in the late 1970's
To A Healthy Future
As more people choose to live a healthier, more natural life, we strive to be your partner of ingredients for healthy living. We pledge to never compromise the quality of our ingredients or our personalized customer service.
We are B Corp Certified™
We believe as a B Corp, that GloryBee can be a force for good! As a certified B Corporation, we are demonstrating our honest progress towards our goal of being a leader in sustainability and healthy living. Learn more here.
We're still family owned and operated in Eugene, Oregon and dedicated to healthy living.