Sunday, November 8, 2015

EcoFamilies: The Hales

Here at EcoBuns, we LOVE our customers! We have gotten to know the most amazing families over the last two and a half years. In this blog series, you'll get to meet some of them. 

The Hales from Wyoming, Michigan

Thursday, November 5, 2015

EcoBuns is hiring!

Seeking: part-time sales associate(s) for our Holland store. 

EcoBuns is open Tuesday - Friday 9am - 7pm, Saturday 10am - 7pm and Sunday 12pm - 6pm.

Duties To Include, But Not Limited To
Receiving, sorting, pricing and shelving new inventory
Light cleaning 
Packing up online orders
Ringing up and assisting customers
Executing opening and closing checklists
Assisting with inventory audits

Ten to twenty hours per week
Shift lengths vary from four to six hours
Must be able to lift 40lbs
Saturday availability required
To start immediately upon hire 
Previous sales experience preferred

Experience with cloth diapers and babywearing not required. We are looking for intelligent, outgoing, self-motivated, quick learning people who will fit in well with our store.

Please send a cover letter and resume to me at Marissa at EcoBuns dot com 

Not sure what to include in your cover letter? Here's an outline of questions we love to ask: 

At EcoBuns we are a small family business. Why do you want to work for us, and what makes you a good fit? 

What does the phrase 'shop local' mean to you? 

Many of our customer interaction is focused on education, as most of the items we carry in the store are a brand new concept for the families who come in, and they will require some basic guidance. 
What past experience - personal or professional - has prepared you well for this education component? 

Anything else we should know about you?

Please be sure to also include availability, total hours desired and wage requirements in your cover letter

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

New at EcoBuns: EZPZ Happy Mats

ezpz products are different than anything else on the market. Each product is an all-in-one placemat + plate / bowl made from high quality silicone. What else? The mat SUCTIONS directly to the table, making it difficult for tiny hands to tip over. 

Watch this video to see why these mats are so great!
Then head over HERE to buy your own mat!

Sunday, November 1, 2015

The Last Time I Wore My Preschooler

We always remember the firsts with our kids; their first words, their first steps, their first foods. It is much harder to remember their lasts.