Fair Trade is trade that satisfies criteria re. the supply chain of the goods involved, usually including fair payment for producers and other social and environmental considerations. It's part of an organized social movement which promotes standards for international labor, environmentalism, and social policy in commerce between developed and undeveloped countries.
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- March 4, 2009 - Cadbury and the Fairtrade Foundation today announced plans to achieve Fairtrade certification for Cadbury Dairy Milk, the nation's top selling chocolate bar, by end of Summer 2009. This groundbreaking move will result in the tripling of sales of...
Tea estate workers voice skepticism over ethical claims.
Nutritious Maya Nut Used in Guayaki's Java Mate Beverage is the Focus of Effort to Solve Problems of Malnutrition, Poverty, Deforestation and Marginalization of Women in Central America
Worker-Owned Cooperative Thrives as Fair Trade Pioneer
WorldofGood.com by eBay Helps Socially Responsible Shoppers Make a Difference
Ethiopia is Portrait Country at This Year's Specialty Coffee Conference in Minneapolis, May 2-5
Organic Style Ltd – a rapidly growing eco-lifestyle company with e-commerce, wholesale and media divisions – purchases Coyuchi, Inc., a premium Organic and Fair Trade bed & bath brand
NORTHAMPTON, MA - April 18, 2008 - Northampton Fair Trade Committee is proud to announce that Northampton, Massachusetts, has become the 6th Fair Trade Town in the USA with the unanimous passing of the "Buy Local, Buy Fair" Resolution at the City Council...
ADDIS ABABA/LONDON - February 20, 2008 - Since commencing a program of trademarking Ethiopia's fine coffee designations in 2004, support for the Ethiopian sector has continued to grow worldwide. Building on its unique coffee heritage and established reputation for producing some of the...
Ethiopian Ambassador to Sign Agreement Making Ethiopia the Portrait Country Sponsor at the Specialty Coffee Association of America's 20th Annual Conference & Exhibition