What is FSC certified paper?

Our mints are always packed with a luxury paper. This is not only to protect the mints but also to have more communication space. The paper that we use is FSC certified. But why do we use FSC certified paper instead of normal paper? Read

Floor op het kantoor van Max's Mints

Max’s Mints startup of the week

Max’s Mints was the startup of the week and was previously interviewed by Sprout. Read the interview below!   Daughter Floor (31) and father Pieter van der Steen (63) make the peppermint market more sustainable. With the startup of the Week Max’s Mints, they already sold 150,000

Why is Max packaged in a tin can?

Often, we are asked why our mints are packaged in cans. We do this for good reason. Wondering why? Continue reading and you'll find out

10 tips how to live more sustainable

Because we from Max's Mints believe that "many small choices can make a big difference together", we have written down a number of small, sustainable, tips that can hopefully make a big difference together!  Washable cotton pads. This means less waste and you can easily

Why are Max’s Mints organic (and better)?

Imagine you are in a supermarket/hip lunch place/gas station or the Bijenkorf, and there you see us for the first time: Max’s Organic Mints. In a split second you make your judgment: new, unknown, looks nice and organic. Huh? Organic? Is that possible with mints?

Bit by bit a better world

Max's Mints were created for a reason, or rather: with a mission. We want to 'leave the world a little better behind than how we found it'. But what does 'a better world' mean? Everyone has a different opinion, but in this blog post, we'll

Biological/organic/etc., what is the difference?

As you might have heard us say before, are our mints: organic, 100% natural, vegan and free of allergens. But what is the difference between them and don't we just say the same thing 4 times? Below we explain the differences. Biological Biological stands for the way

And than there were six…!

It's time! After months of hard work, we are pleased to tell you that the new flavors are finally in the shops! We introduce you the exciting and especially tasteful flavors; Spearmint, Ginger, and Liquorice. And as if that wasn't already enough, Lemon has also

The 5 coolest places to find Max in the Netherlands

Slowly but surely you will see Max appearing in more and more places. Meanwhile, we are already available in 100 (!!!) different lunch spots and health stores. We picked out the 5 coolest places for you. Not only is it fun to go there but