THE INSPIRATION BEHIND OUR NAME & OUR PALM TREES
IKUNA pronounced E-KU-NAR comes from the friendly islands of Tonga. IKUNA in translation simply means to CONQUER. The word is often used by Tongan’s to describe a victorious moment of overcoming a significant hurdle in their lives. IKUNA is never used lightly however is often expressed with humility and gratitude towards goals and aspirations endured.
OUR PALM TREES
Visitors are greeted with acres of palm trees as they land on Fua’amotu,Tonga International Airport. The scenery is beautiful, organic, natural and unforgettable. It reminds us visitors of the past and present custodians who continue to protect the environment.
The inspiration behind our core product development and production comes from the unspoilt landscape of Tonga. We aspire to offer products that are raw, organic, natural and purposeful for all humankind.
Our business is founded by our Pacific ancestors. Their pioneering spirit and determination to IKUNA will never be forgotten.