Xao Ban Group is a social enterprise, group of women from Ban Saphangmoh in Vientiane, Lao PDR, producing more than 20 types of yogurt, fruit juices, jams and many other high quality food products for the urban market in Vientiane city. Especially our artisanal yogurt is a popular product among Lao customers as well as expats in Laos. We produce around 5,000 litters of yogurt per month.
Xao Ban Group employs 20 socially marginalized people and we are creating employment opportunities for local people. We aim to cut back on imported food products and buy our ingredients as much as possible from local food producers. Xao Ban Group provides internships for local and international students.
Our policy is to support local fruit gardeners and other local providers of natural products. Our products are garaunteed free of chemical additives. Since 2006, our production process is certified by Food and Drugs Division of the Ministry of Public Health on hygiene and safety food standards. Details of our products can be found on our website.
The Xao Ban Shop is located at Ban Saphanthong Tai, next to the Vientiane International School(VIS). We are opening a second branch in Luang Prabang, the World Heritage City.