Alaska Startup Gifts – Startup Sunday

Because startups never get a day off

The following are some Alaska Startups that offer some great holiday gift ideas and that would benefit from holiday season sales and our community support. If you’d like to have your company and product included, just fill out the email form at the bottom. To be a “startup” you must have been in business less than five years. #StartupSunday

Clothing
Alpine Fit
Apparel created for your adventures. Designed, field-tested and made in Alaska.
Recreation
MacKinnon Marine
MMT offers an exciting personal watercraft for swift water adventure and rescue. Put one of these under your guys tree for just under $40,000.
Pets
Alaskins
Healthy & Crunchy Dog Treats made from 100% Wild Alaskan Fish Your dogs will be "Askin' for AlaSkins"!
Photo
Christmas PhotoBooth
This started out as simply wanting the perfect postcard for my sisters family that had to be shared with the rest of Anchorage. We will be setting up Holly the Christmas Bus and Stella the Photo bus in vintage Christmas postcard worthy scenes throughout December. (Photo of Photo... by ADN).
Food
Heathers Choice
Heather's Choice offers a full line of healthy outdoor adventure food. Packaroons are a favorite stocking stuffer!
Clothing
Pandere Shoes
HAPPINESS IS A SHOE THAT FINALLY FITS
Step into the world’s first expandable footwear range, designed for comfort and confidence.
Travel
Planeket
Planeket. It’s a combination of a blanket, a pillow, a viewing stand for your phone to watch a movie — and there’s even a secret compartment for some business cards.
Food
Uncle LeRoy's Coffee
Uncle Leroy's Coffee is a local roaster. Pick up a pound of their microbatched coffee and a tee shirt or hoodie.
Food
Nash Family Fish
We shifted our commercial fishing model to direct marketing,
meaning straight from us, the fisherman, to you.
In order to bring the highest quality fish directly to your door.
Health
Kara Troglin Yoga
Hi, I’m Kara. I empower students worldwide to heal their physical & mental health with self-love, resiliency, and Ayurvedic Yoga Therapy.
Food
Bambinos Baby Food
Our Bambino's Family Team will provide the best, most pure, fresh and nutritionally balanced organic baby food to help your little one grow strong and healthy. Check out options for adults and new sockeye salmon foods.
Food
Elevated Oats
Elevated Oat's no-BS granola will delightfully surprise the pickiest eater in your family. Just for the holidays, they're offering free no-bake granola cookies with every purchase! Find them on their website or on any social—yes, even TikTok.
Personal & Home
Galanin Klein
Galanin + Klein is a global goods and style boutique. We offer beautiful, functional, and timeless home wares, specialty clothing and gifts, as well as interior styling services. All of our items are carefully sourced from small-run makers and designers located across Alaska and around the world.
Food
13 Ravens Coffee & Books
A caffeinated literary experience”
Located at the Train Rec.
Seward, Alaska’s harbor district.
Proudly serving Ravens Brew Coffee.
Food
AK Coffee Co
We make coffee simple. Fresh is best.

Enjoy smooth, organic coffee while you work hard, play hard and rest well.
Food
Beach Tribe Soda Works
Brewing Small Batch Craft Refreshments to Inspire a Global Adventure Community.
Apparel Accessories
WILCO Supply
Bags and accessories inspired by military life.
Food
Molly Bz
Infuzed Gourmet Food. These aren't the cookies your Grammy used to make!

Additional Alaskan company gift ideas:

Buy Alaska – Visit the site to find lists for Products Made in Alaska, Shop black-owned businesses, or Dining at restaurants that serve Alaska Grown produce and Alaska Seafood. BuyAlaska has a Holiday gift guide! https://bit.ly/39xiRhq

ACLT’s guide: https://www.facebook.com/321449254582512/posts/3704162949644442/?d=n

Bering Straits – Celebrating Native Arts – https://beringstraits.com/cona/

Spruce Root’s guide for southeast businesses: https://www.instagram.com/p/CIPMwFhjh2-/?igshid=1a708gct4r0en

Here is a list of artists in Haines https://www.fineartalaska.org/

An online marketplace for Native made things from across the state: www.collective49.com

https://www.wonderfullymadechristmas.com/

Alaska Marketplace = Made in Alaska arts and gifts direct from the Greatland. https://alaskamarketplace.greatlandgrocery.com/

“The Best Places To Shop In Alaska” – https://www.alaska.org/shopping#map

Other lists? Send me a note and I’ll try to include.

To have your company or product added, please send a note to Ky at kyholland.com

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