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Check Out Jacob Jennings’s Story

Today we’d like to introduce you to Jacob Jennings. 

Hi Jacob, it’s an honor to have you on the platform. Thanks for taking the time to share your story with us – to start maybe you can share some of your backstories with our readers?
My good friend Jeremiah Manning and myself didn’t intend for this to be an actual business. We originally started making our own beard products because we didn’t like the products available online and locally at the time; we wanted an all-natural option. However, at our regular job word spread that we were making organic products, so friends began asking for them. This brought us to the decision to create Angry Kraken Beard Oils. Our desire was to create top-quality beard products. This business has always been a passion to us, and we use it as a means to better ourselves and our community. We both also have a desire to contribute to the community and give to various charities. Through our affiliation with the Kansas City Beard and Moustache Club, we have made it our mission to give back to the community and surrounding areas. To this end, we have donated a percentage of our annual profits to several charities dedicated to veterans, women’s and children’s abuse, breast cancer, homeless shelters, Boys and Girls Clubs, Harvesters, suicide prevention, and many others around the Midwest. Throughout the year you can find us at any number of beard competitions, fundraisers, and charity events. We hope to continue our work in the community and help make the world a better place, one beard at a time. 

I’m sure you wouldn’t say it’s been obstacle-free, but so far would you say the journey has been a fairly smooth road?
Since this is just a side business for us, we have been able to grow steadily as opportunity presented itself. The COVID pandemic slowed us, along with everyone, down last year. But we maintained ourselves by sticking to the minimums and scratching our way through it. This year has seen our greatest year of growth, and we are slowly spreading out to small businesses and barbershops as far away as Sioux Falls, SD. 

Alright, so let’s switch gears a bit and talk business. What should we know about your work?
We strive to maintain the highest level of quality standards. All of our product ingredients are certified organic and top-quality. We delve into the science behind the products to ensure that they provide the best health benefits. This combination of dedication to quality over quantity sets us apart from the products you will find on the shelf of your average local or big-box chain location. 

What’s next?
We recently launched our website, www.angrykrakenbeardoils.com, and look forward to seeing our brand grow through online sales. We are also continuing to seek out more local and regional retail locations to carry our products. 

Pricing:

  • Oils- $15-25
  • Balms, Butters, and Wax $20
  • Tattoo Balm $8-20
  • Wood Combs $10

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