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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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ZOLD Introduces Canada’s First Eco-Beauty Recycling Program

Posted: Oct 22, 2009 – 12:08 PM EST

CALGARY, Oct. 22 /CSRwire/ - ZOLD Eco-Sales Agency is proud to introduce the first Eco-Beauty Recycling program in Canada. In partnership with the company's manufacturers, ZOLD will work with resellers and consumers to recycle every container and package that the company produces, reducing...

Smurfit-Stone Improves Manufacturers' Productivity, Supply Chain Costs and Sustainability Performance

Posted: Oct 07, 2009 – 05:46 PM EST

CREVE COEUR, Mo. and CHICAGO, Oct. 07 /CSRwire/ - Smurfit-Stone Container Corporation today announced productivity, supply chain and sustainability benefits for manufacturers at the 2009 Packaging Machinery Manufacturing Institute's Pack Expo in Las Vegas. John Eaton, vice president of Smurfit-Stone's Automated Packaging Systems...

Smurfit-Stone Reduces Costs, Improves Sustainability for North America’s Produce Growers and Grocers

Posted: Oct 03, 2009 – 03:58 PM EST

CREVE COEUR, Mo., and CHICAGO, Oct. 03 /CSRwire/ - Smurfit-Stone Container Corporation today announced cost-saving opportunities and sustainability benefits for produce growers and grocers at the 2009 Produce Marketing Association's (PMA) Fresh Summit International Convention and Exposition in Anaheim, CA. Dwight Morris, western...

NextBee Launches First Community Managed Reward Programs Directory

Posted: Sep 21, 2009 – 05:10 PM EST

NextBee Media launches the first community managed Reward Programs Directory to help eCommerce merchants generate buzz about their promotions. With this rewards directory, anyone either looking for rewards programs to promote or start a new one can find all the needed resources at...

Thinking Bigger Than Fair Trade

Posted: Sep 04, 2009 – 11:28 AM EST

TORONTO, Sep. 04 /CSRwire/ - As North Americans we are keenly aware of the global recession we are in and the suffering it has caused for people everywhere. We are experiencing a new reality that many of us have never faced before however,...

CSRwire Member Spotlight: Global Social Compliance Programme

Posted: Jul 22, 2009 – 06:00 AM EST

Jul. 22 /CSRwire/ - July 22, 2009 - The Global Social Compliance Programme (GSCP) is a powerful mediator in the global supply-chain, intent on elevating suppliers' standards of employee treatment to a common, respectable ethic across the world. Key to GSCP's motivations is...

The Latest Corporate Social Responsibility News: Walmart and Sustainability: Oxymoron or Salvation – or Both?

Posted: Jul 21, 2009 – 11:00 PM EST

Jul. 21 /CSRwire/ - July 21, 2009 - By CSRwire Contributing Writer Bill Baue of Sea Change Media Walmart and Sustainability. That pairing of terms elicits strong reactions, usually falling into roughly three camps: The "oxymoron" camp, who believe Walmart's business model of...

Attack on Kenya Conservationist Steps up Conflict in Illegal Ivory Trade

Posted: Jul 01, 2009 – 12:01 AM EST

Jul. 01 /CSRwire/ - Cambridge, MA. - July 1, 2009 - We are distressed to report that on June 14th, conservationist Kuki Gallmann was attacked by poachers on her property in Lakipia, Northern Kenya: http://www.gallmannkenya.org/news.html.

 The illegal ivory and rhino horn trade is...

FFC Announces Research & Sweepstakes for Free Membership for Participants

Posted: Mar 16, 2009 – 02:56 PM EST

Mar. 16 /CSRwire/ - NEW YORK, NY. - March 16, 2009 - The Fair Factories Clearinghouse (FFC) announced the launch of industry research, under a grant provided by the Levis Strauss Foundation, to understand the role technology can play in driving success in...

Sam's Club(R) Introduces Second Fair Trade Certified(TM) Wine

Posted: Mar 16, 2009 – 11:09 AM EST

Solombra Reserva Available in Sam's Club Locations Nationwide

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