Subz Pants and Pads offers extensive range of reusable hygiene wear for all ages

Subz Pants and Pads offers extensive range of reusable hygiene wear for all ages: After successfully designing the country’s first reusable sanitary range – Subz Pants and Pads – the organisation’s founder, Sue Barnes, is expanding the Subz brand with the inclusion of reusable nappies, maternity and incontinence wear. “We’ve noticed that the market is really embracing the sustainable option of hygiene wear and the demand for alternatives has increased,” explained Barnes. “The Subz range can be washed and reused, making every product … [Read more...]

Subz Pants and Pads’ Facilitator Thabete Changing Girls’ Lives One School at a Time

Subz Pants and Pads’ Facilitator Thabete Changing Girls’ Lives One School at a Time: Although Nokwazi Thabethe will admit to harbouring a few nerves on her first day as a facilitator for Project Dignity – the NPO extension of Subz Pants and Pads – after a few moments spent addressing the schoolgirls, she knew she had found her calling. “I was working in customer care at a contact centre and when I heard about the position as a facilitator for Subz, and I decided to go for it,” said the dynamic uMlazi resident. “I’ve been working with Subz since … [Read more...]

Subz Pants and Pads celebrates Menstrual Hygiene Day with #menstruationmatters and #nomorelimits campaign

Subz Pants and Pads celebrates Menstrual Hygiene Day with #menstruationmatters and #nomorelimits campaign: South African manufacturer of reusable sanitary pads, Subz Pants and Pads, is encouraging a ‘period positive’ attitude this Menstrual Hygiene Day – celebrated globally on Monday, 28 May – by asking people everywhere to share their reasons why #menstruationmatters on all digital platforms. “There has been an international #menstruationmatters campaign that highlights the historically negative association many cultures and nationalities have … [Read more...]

Financial boost from SAB Foundation puts Subz Pants and Pads on the fast track

Financial boost from SAB Foundation puts Subz Pants and Pads on the fast track: Subz Pants and Pads, the KwaZulu-Natal-based organisation which sells patented reusable sanitary pads, was accepted into the SAB Foundation’s Social Innovation Fund and Accelerator programme aimed at fast-tracking social purpose businesses. Sue Barnes, founder of Subz Pants and Pads and its non-profit extension, Project Dignity, said she was honoured to have been accepted into the SABF Social Innovation Accelerator and Fund Programme. “This is a huge injection of … [Read more...]