Category Archives: Caribbean Trading Company

This is the place where Captain Tim shares all of the news and updates and goings-on at the Company – be it news from the stores or product lainches and contests, this is the place to be in the know.

So Much Puerto Rico Shopping to do, So Little Time!

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Found yourself on the island wondering where to do your Puerto Rico Shopping? Whether you have a large or small family to shop for, colleagues or friends, these shops are sure to guarantee you find something for everyone on your list. On an island with some 20 major shopping centers, Puerto Ricans love to shop, […]

Connect with Us for All Things Caribbean

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Our goal is to be Your Connection to Specialty Foods, Events, Lifestyle, and all things Caribbean and Puerto Rican!  We think the Caribbean is pretty fantastic – beautiful, diverse, friendly, warm, sunny.  As such, we can be found around the internet, sharing lots of great information.  Whether you have one favorite island, or many, there […]

How Hot is Our Hot Pepper Sauce?

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Our line of hot pepper sauces is loved by everyone, from the person who just wants flavor and a kick to the person who craves that “burns your mouth off” taste. Around the world people use the Scoville scale as a measurement of spice level to determine how hot a pepper sauce is. Our sauces […]

Introducing Caribbean Trading Company’s Artisan Soaps and Soy Candles

Here at Caribbean Trading Company, the Crew is always working hard to source authentic Caribbean gifts and souvenirs.  As such, over the last year or so, the crew has been working with artisans to develop a line of soaps and candles (with more to come soon!).  After hundreds of samples, and ‘scenting parties’ among the […]

Enter to Win our Triple Treasure Gourmet Hot Sauce Pack Giveaway!

It is April and we are celebrating with our friends and fans with a Giveaway!  There are all kinds of treasure in this world and it doesn’t have to be buried!   Running from April 4- 17, 2014 we will be giving away a Triple Treasure pack of Caribbean Trading Gourmet Crushed Pepper Seasonings.  It is […]

Health Benefits of Hot Sauce

Considering buying some Caribbean hot sauce to spice up your life? Well we have some great news for you that will help you make that decision to stock up on our mouth-watering Caribbean Trading Crushed Pepper Sauces. Hot sauce is good for you because of the nutritional value in chilies, the sauce’s primary ingredient. Peppers […]

Spice up your March Giveaway

It is March and we are celebrating with our friends and fans with a Giveaway from March 6- March 14!  We will be giving away your choice of 2 of our Caribbean Trading Gourmet Seasonings.  It is really easy to enter – you can earn points by liking us on Facebook or on Twitter!  We […]

What to Put in a Themed Puerto Rico Gift Basket

Here at Caribbean Trading Company we have been putting together Puerto Rico Gift Baskets for over 13 years, and arguably are ‘gift experts’ in theming gift baskets to Puerto Rico and the Caribbean.  There is no better welcome gift or gift basket amenity to welcome guests than one that highlights local flavor and local products.  […]

Check out our New Whiteboard Videos!

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Whiteboard videos seem to be all the rage these days – or maybe the trend is nearing it’s end.  Either way, they are sort of fun and when we were offered up some whiteboard video designs, we couldn’t resist… What is a Whiteboard you ask? These videos pair a spoken script with simplified graphics that […]

Captain Tim’s Annual Blog Review – The Wisdom of 2013

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It has been a busy year here at Caribbean Trading Company and 2013 marked the year where we tried to focus more on our blog and quality content, sharing all the pearls of wisdom and insights we have on the Caribbean. Located in Puerto Rico, we tried to bring an authentic perspective to our Caribbean […]