“WE ARE GUYANESE”
INAVA INCORPORATED represents a company that has filled a void in the Guyanese marketplace as it relates to value added products, specifically the beverage industry. The company’s name represents the passion of the principals to build a world class facility which represents the true capacity of all things “Made in Guyana”. The company’s main products are Refreshing “lemonade” and “purified water”, packaged in premium aluminum spout pouches commonly referred to as “spouches”. These products are manufactured in a HACCP and ISO compliant factory and we have revolutionized the packaging industry through innovation to introduce a premium packaging container that is a first for Guyana and the wider Caribbean. The company to date has invested over 50 million Guyana dollars in its overall setup, and continues to invest in new production equipment and innovative packaging material.
Currently, the company manufactures four flavors of lemonade, namely: Original, Strawberry, Guava, Soursop lemonade, and ultra-purified water. These addictive beverages boast of quality and superior presentation. Sun ripened lemons and local fruits such as lemons, guavas and soursops are procured from the most quality compliant farms around Guyana and are incorporated into our product to create a truly wonderfully flavor profile that will surely entice the taste buds. Moreover, INAVA Incorporated has become a household name in Guyana and the Caribbean territories to which we export. Our company’s management possesses a collective experience of over 10 years in the manufacturing and food industry with expertise ranging from product development through production, sales and marketing, procurement, exports and the complete value chain. This combined expertise guarantees a successful and profitable business venture with maximum return to shareholder, equitable distribution of wealth to stakeholders and empowered people.
The INAVA range of products possesses the feature of exclusivity in taste and packaging whilst retaining an element of affordability. Our products are packaged in modern innovative containers, with materials that are 100% recyclable, whilst the ingredients are of quality character and origin. Our company has recognized the potential of developing Lemonade and Purified water into a global commodity. With this in mind, the company has cooperated fully, ethically and fairly with the indigenous suppliers of this commodity to successfully market, brand and develop the product’s potential.
Further, being value added in feature also creates the benefit of national pride. All products manufactured prominently bear the “Product of Guyana” with the colors of the national flag proudly embedded into the layout. Consistent quality is another feature of the INAVA brand. The company will undergo third party food safety system certification from accredited bodies on an annual basis to guarantee their expectation of continuous quality. The company in keeping with the trends of the global industry will pursue Food Safety System Certification (FSSC 22000:2010) which is accredited by the United Kingdom Accreditation System (UKAS) and intends to retain the auditing services of the SGS Group to facilitate the process.
The company has also backed up its product offering with superior delivery arrangements, customer service with follow up practices. The element of World Class Manufacturing has been practiced to include, RFT (Right First Time) through delivery commitment tracking, which has been calculated to ensure consistency. Total productivity management (TPM) has been incorporated into the business which runs in tandem with the quality system.Moreover, INAVA Incorporated has realized the success of the range of products and has attributed this to its hard working staff and foresight of Management to invest in a packaging and product that represents innovation in every sense of the term.
Our range has strong market share in Guyana and remarkably we are currently exporting to six territories within the Caribbean.These territories include; Trinidad and Tobago, Suriname, St. Vincent, St. Lucia, St. Croix and St.Marteen.
The success of the INAVA brand however will not be possible without the continuous help of our local investment agency in Guyana “GO-Invest” their systems and facilitation processes have greatly assisted our company to gain that competitive edge to cope with numerous imports that dominate the marketplace.