ABOUT TSA

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Our Brand

Ten Senses Africa (TSA) Limited was founded in 2010 as the world’s first Fair Trade macadamia and cashew producer. ‘Ten Senses’ refers to the ten values we believe in: Creativity, Integrity, Justice, Equal Opportunity, Community, Environment, Quality Entrepreneurship, Sustainability, Mystery, and Humor.

Our Promise

Ten Senses Africa (TSA) being fair-trade certified enterprise; we are dedicated to fair trade and ethical business practices. We guarantee that we purchase all of our macadamia and cashew nuts at a price that enables the growers to improve their living standards and develop their businesses.

Our Impact

We have developed registered fair trade farmer groups of Macadamia and Cashew nuts in Kenya and Rwanda with a total footprint of about 62,000 farmers and have started our organic certification process covering 20 % of our farmers and hope to scale it up to 100% in the next 3 years.

Our Intervention

TSA exists to provide market access to thousands of small-scale growers of macadamia and cashew nuts who are currently taken advantage of by the middlemen. We expect that the introduction of Fair Trade/ Organic principles will result in stable and increased production, higher quality product and stable markets for Kenyan farmers.

Our Partners

Ten Senses Africa enjoys good relationship with corporates and development partners in Africa, including,; Farm Africa, Slovak Aid, World Concern, USAID, and others. Our current and past efforts have contributed towards improving the lives of thousands of Smallholder farmers.

Mission

To develop a sustainable Social Enterprise that manages a value chain for Fair Trade nuts in a way that builds a stronger Africa.

Vision

Ten Senses Africa’s vision is to become the leading exporter of Organic / Fair Trade products from East Africa thus improving the livelihoods of 1 million smallholder farmers in the next 10 years.

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OUR PRODUCTS

MACADAMIA NUTS

We source high quality macadamia nuts from our network of farmers for export.

CASHEW NUTS

The very best cashew nuts grown in Kenya.

NUT OILS

We produce high quality nut oils for various purposes.

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Our Process

  1. Transporting and Drying

    Nuts from all our partner farms are collected farm to farm, and then loaded and transported to the processing plant.

  2. Grading and Cracking

    After drying, we grade the nuts into styles or sizes.

  3. Sorting

    Now that the nuts are cracked, we sort out any damaged or discolored nuts, and broken shells.

  4. Production and Processing

    The cracking, drying, sorting, grading, and quality control of our nuts are performed in the TSA facility located in Nairobi.

  5. Shipping

    We ship to our customers around the world, using the fastest route and shipper we can find to ensure rapid delivery of our product.

OUR STORY

Ten Senses Africa (TSA) Limited was founded in 2010 as the world’s first Fair trade macadamia producer.

As our name suggests the Ten Senses refers to the Ten values we believe in namely; Creativity, Integrity, Justice, Equal Opportunity, Community, Environment, Quality Entrepreneurship, Sustainability, Mystery, and Humor.

Ten Senses Africa (TSA) being fair-trade certified enterprise; we are dedicated to fair trade and ethical business practices. We guarantee that we purchase all of our macadamia and cashew nuts at a price that enables the growers to improve their living standards and develop their businesses.

We have developed registered fair trade farmer groups of Macadamia and Cashew nuts in Kenya and Rwanda totaling about 62,000 farmers and have started our organic certification process covering 20 % of our farmers and hope to scale it up to 100% in the next 3 years.

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Farmers

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Employees

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Farmer Groups

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Our Team

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Herb Lieberman
Herb Liberman one of the partners in TenSenses Africa manages the North American marketing and sales program. Herb¹s background includes leadership roles… Read More
Frank Omondi
Frank Omondi
Managing Director
Currently leading the expansion and operations at TSA, Frank has over ten years working intensively in social and change programs… Read More
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Allan Bussard
Marketing Director- Europe
Since founding Integra in 1995, Allan Bussard has led development activities in East Africa, with work in CSR, fair trade… Read More
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David Ogiga
Projects Manager
Since 2002, Mr. Ogiga has worked in Environment Management and Social Programs including as a Programs Officer at International Fund… Read More
Bonface Nganga
Factory Manager
As TSA Factory Manager, has been at the centre of action managing over 300 staff in driving Production, sales, farmer… Read More

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