What Are The Potential Uses For Monofloral Manuka Honey?

07 April 2023

As one of New Zealand’s largest suppliers of wholesale Mānuka honey, Midlands Apiaries has gained exceptional knowledge of monofloral Mānuka honey. With the intelligence of local apiarists combined with the insight of our in-house scientists, we have a thorough understanding of pure Mānuka honey and its uses. While it could act as a premium product for your business, there are several avenues a business could go down when adding genuine Mānuka honey to its inventory.

This article will go through and highlight the potential uses for monofloral Mānuka honey. Hopefully, you’ll get some innovative ideas for your own business and get a better understanding of the endless potential of Midlands Apiaries’ genuine Mānuka honey.


How Can Midlands Apiaries Ensure Pure Mānuka Honey?

Midlands Apiaries is proudly a leading producer of private-label Mānuka honey, with an operation that runs as smoothly as the honey we produce.

While we have several apiarists, harvesters and logistical vehicles to handle our large orders, we also have state-of-the-art facilities, including an in-house laboratory, that ensures nothing but the purest Mānuka honey is produced.


As a result, we guarantee each of our customers will receive high-quality wholesale Mānuka honey that has been nurtured to pass the strict regulations of domestic and international markets.


Genuine Mānuka honey has an iconic look that is consistently replicated at Midlands Apiaries thanks to our master creamers, who are craftsmen of honey. They can ensure that the honey retains its natural composition and consistency during the process from extraction to packaging.


How Can My Business Use Monofloral Mānuka Honey in FOOD?

Monofloral Mānuka honey has slowly become a very popular ingredient in premium food products and gourmet dishes. Thanks to the native unique properties of honey, many food enthusiasts have turned to Mānuka honey as an earthy-yet-sweet flavour enhancer. One of Midlands Apiaries' existing retail brands, PURITI, has an entire section on the website dedicated to recipes.


Most commonly used in desserts or sweet treats, there is also space for pure Mānuka honey within the savoury space. For example, Mānuka honey glazed salmon and Mānuka honey salad dressings are common dishes that have grown in popularity in recent years.

Some are even looking at more creative and experimental ways to infuse genuine Mānuka honey into their food and drink. Mānuka honey sparkling water and other infused beverages are beginning to gain momentum as we see more brands venture into the world of naturally sweet products and away from refined cane sugar.


Research has indicated that the market for natural sweeteners is evergrowing, - we can expect to see more interest in alternative natural sugar products.


How Can My Business Use Monofloral Mānuka Honey in SKINCARE?

Natural skincare is another industry that is on the rise. Many people are now shifting towards more sustainable and eco-friendly ways of living.

Pure Mānuka honey has also seen a rise as an integral ingredient in several skincare brands - particularly from New Zealand. With everything from moisturisers to hair care, pure Mānuka honey is noted for its which increase the moisture content within the skin.


Additionally, there has been speculation that monofloral Mānuka honey may contain unique ingredients which contribute to a decrease in blemishes on the skin. Skin can be very volatile and sensitive for some, yet there have been reports of a

For more information, please read - “How Mānuka Honey Skincare Products Will Help Your Brand



How Can My Business Use Monofloral Mānuka Honey for WINTER WELLNESS?

Winter wellness is perhaps the most common use for monofloral Mānuka honey. Many people will annually stock up on their Mānuka honey before the winter chills arrive. While consumers will commonly eat the pure Mānuka honey straight out of the jar, Midlands Apiaries is also able to provide Mānuka honey in several other variations.

Convenient options may be an excellent option for your brand if you want your customers to enjoy a quick fix of delicious raw Mānuka honey. Some of these easy-use products include:


Midlands Apiaries Can Provide You With 100% Pure New Zealand Mānuka Honey

Midlands Apiaries is the perfect partner for your brand. Wherever your business sits in a specific industry, i.e. skincare, natural foods, or genuine Mānuka honey provider - we have all the latest technology and expertise to deliver what you want and when you need it. In addition, our widespread Mānuka honey supply and production operations can work with you to achieve your goals.


We also offer the services of a highly knowledgeable sales and marketing team. So, if you’re looking to bring a fantastic brand to market, our team of professionals can plan a pathway to your launch. With an extensive network of honey supplies and laboratories - Midlands Apiaries can provide your business with everything it needs.


Additionally, as the largest New Zealand supplier of wholesale Mānuka honey globally, Midlands Apiaries knows a thing or two about quality. An accredited, independent laboratory tests each batch of Mānuka honey from Midlands Apiaries for certification. We are very aware of the stringent requirements set forth by UMF™HA. Our undeniable expertise in crafting Mānuka honey will give your business the necessary confidence to consistently deliver quality products. Get in touch with us today for more information about how Midlands Apiaries can make for a beneficial partner in your budding business.



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"Hopefully, you’ll get some innovative ideas for your own business and get a better understanding of the endless potential of Midlands Apiaries’ genuine Manuka honey."