6 Honey Production Business Success Stories [2024]

Updated: November 1st, 2023
Start A Honey Production Business

Honey contains antioxidants that protect the body from inflammation.

Inflammation leads to various health issues, including heart disease, cancer, and autoimmune cancer. Given its health benefits, honey can be a significant health food sector to focus on, so long as you love beekeeping.

To start a honey production business, ensure you have relevant beekeeping knowledge and understand the regulations around beekeeping. Focus on selling your products to the local market and expand to other areas as the business grows,

Here are some real life success stories of starting a honey production business:

1. Chandler Honey ($120K/year)

Tique Chandler, the founder of Chandler Honey, came up with the idea for her infused honey brand by leveraging her knowledge of beekeeping and her desire to make honey more exciting. She created interesting flavors and used bright branding to differentiate her product. In under two years, Chandler Honey is now in 150+ stores in Canada and continues to grow.

How much they make: $120K/year
How much did it cost to start: $50K
Current team size: 1


How I Launched A Flavoured Honey Brand & Made $16K In 30 Days

Chandler Honey is a Canadian organic honey brand with unique flavors, founded by Tique Chandler. With only 2 years since incorporation, the brand is now in 150+ stores in Canada and brings in $10k revenue monthly.

Tique started Chandler Honey over 3 years ago
Tique grew the business to $10K/month
It cost Tique $50000 to start the business
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Learn more about starting a honey production business:

Where to start?

-> How much does it cost to start a honey production business?
-> Pros and cons of a honey production business

Need inspiration?

-> Examples of established honey production business
-> Honey production business names

Other resources

-> Honey production business tips

4. Honey

Honey is a browser extension that automatically finds and applies coupon codes at checkout with a single click.

Where they're located: Glendale, California, USA
Website traffic: 19.6M/month


5. Australian Honey Bee Industry Council — representing the Australian Honey Industry

representing the Australian Honey Industry


6. Ebert Honey

Since 1980, Ebert Honey has been producing pure Iowa honey, honeybees, beeswax, queen bees, Nucs and package bees across Iowa and the upper midwest. Explore our online store today.

Where they're located: Des Moines, Iowa, USA