At a Christmas market I attended last year I noticed this incredible business that was selling a product called an Increda-peg. I was so interested in what they were offering, & the whole idea behind this business model. And then I saw them popping up in more places, & I saw the need for such a design. So I knew that it was time to reach out, learn more & let you in on their little secret…
Your name: Margie Potgieter
Business name: Increda-Peg
Social media handles: Facebook, Instagram & Website
Tell me a bit more about what you do: We make Increda-peg, which is not just a peg. These multifunctional pegs will change your life!
What makes Increda-pegs so special: It’s a product of South Africa made from 100% recycled plastic creating jobs and preventing pollution locally. It is also springless, no rust and does not break. Also has a hook function making it multi-functional.
What are some of the uses of these pegs:
- Washing peg creating more space on your line.
- Camping, it pinches itself on the guy ropes allowing you to hang many things.
- Agriculture, pinches on the dripper lines guiding the plants.
- Can be used in a wardrobe creating space for scarves, ties, caps costumes etc.
- Cable management, running cables, x-mas lights, like a reusable cable tie.
Why do you think more people should be using them: It is a product of South Africa, well priced at R1.00 per peg and are multi-functional. Increda-Peg creates local jobs and prevents pollution. It is a multi-functional peg.
Where can people buy theirs from: It is sold on weekend market country wide, markets are advertised on our social media pages. We also have an online store.
Who would benefit from using these pegs: Everyone will find a use one way or another for the peg.
Why do you encourage people to support local: It creates jobs that are in desperate need and prevents pollution.
Quote you live by: Nelson Mandela, “a winner is a dreamer who never gives up.”
Aren’t these a great idea? We should be thinking of the long-term effects on our beautiful (one-of-a-kind) universe that we live in, & do all we can to save it.
By making small changes in our lives, we can work together to make a big difference. Come on guys, lets all win.