2 Tips For Starting A Successful Sustainable Mug Brand (2024)

Updated: January 19th, 2023
Start A Sustainable Mug Brand

Want to start your own sustainable mug brand? Here are some tips you should know:

Learn more about starting a sustainable mug brand:

Where to start?

-> How much does it cost to start a sustainable mug brand?
-> Pros and cons of a sustainable mug brand

Need inspiration?

-> Other sustainable mug brand success stories
-> Examples of established sustainable mug brand
-> Marketing ideas for a sustainable mug brand
-> Sustainable mug brand slogans
-> Sustainable mug brand names

Other resources

We've interviewed thousands of successful founders at Starter Story and asked what advice they would give to entrepreneurs who are just getting started.

Here's the best advice we discovered for starting a sustainable mug brand:

#1: Melanie Goel, founder of Alpengraphics:

We chatted with with Melanie, founder of Alpengraphics ($650/month). In our interview, Melanie says:

Once I started going to networking events, I realized how many smart people are out there who have great ideas. I tried to surround myself with them as much as I could.


I learned that a product doesn’t necessarily sell great across all channels. For example, I tried working with retail (big retailers and small businesses, like climbing halls), but inside stores, people somehow didn’t buy the mugs that much.


Read the full interview ➜