Dushi U Curacao produces luxurious, high quality skin and body products. We focus on customers with highly specific needs, who are looking for a healthy lifestyle and want to contribute to the community and the environment. The company was founded in 2016 by Daphne Bos in a living room in Curaçao. Daphne had a driving passion to make healthy beautiful soaps and therefore created products with care and expertise.

Unique Business Proposition & Vision/Mission Statement
Our Kadushi products contain ingredients from a Kadushi cactus only grown on the islands of Curaçao, Aruba, and Bonaire.

Mission:
To be the leading cosmetic company on the island of Curaçao and across the region. Our purpose is to manufacture and market high quality, unique, body and personal care products. Our dream at Dushi U Curacao is to
make the daily skincare experience the best moments of the day.”

Vision:
• Innovation – Developing and creating new products show that innovation is central in how we work and grow.
• Creativity – We push the limits to ‘wow’ and pamper our customers and ensure product satisfaction.
• Excellence – We deliver excellence in everything we do while working hard.
• Ethics – Exemplified in how we work, treat people and purchase raw material.

Company Achievements: Successes, Awards, References etc.
We were chosen for various projects by the Ministry of Economics. Projects such as Business Boost, Start Up launchpad and we are currently partnering with business hotels.

Sustainability Aspects
We use biodegradable packaging and boxes of recycled cardboard. We supply an eco-hotel with guest soaps, packaged in seeded paper. We also supply a hotel with biodegradable, bio-film packaging for its guest soaps. Additionally, we use natural raw materials that are FDA approved and we are currently seeking a location where we can grow our own Kadushi in a controlled manner.

Company Product/Service Range
Ninety-Five percent of our products are sold to tourists in Curaçao.

Differentiators, what makes your Company, products, services special?
We have created good relationships with our customers and partners and we meet their needs directly by selling every month through a popular community market. Our target is the high-end market and the use of ‘Kadushi’ in our products differentiates us from other companies.

Current market position, Company growth plans, Export experience and capabilities, production capabilities, Company/product certifications.
We are a certified soap making Company under the FDA rules at the HSCG in the United States.