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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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Equal Exchange Brings Fair Trade to Small-Scale Tea Growers

Published: Jul 10, 2007 – 11:59 PM EST

Seven New Premium, Organic Teas Put Small Farmers First & Challenge Fair Trade Plantation Model

Coffee Partnerships With Punch: IP Powers for the Developing World Recognized as Starbucks Signs up for Ethiopia’s Licensing Deal.

Published: Jun 20, 2007 – 07:45 PM EST

Jun. 20 /CSRwire/ - WASHINGTON DC - June 20, 2007 - Today the Ethiopian Government and Starbucks Coffee Company signed an historic business agreement involving licensing and promotion of three Ethiopian coffees, Harar, Sidamo and Yirgacheffe, which Ethiopia has singled out to date...

Starbucks and Ethiopian Intellectual Property Office (EIPO) Partner to Promote Ethiopia’s Coffee and Benefit the Country’s Coffee Farmers

Published: Jun 20, 2007 – 04:05 PM EST

Jun. 20 /CSRwire/ - ADDIS ABABA and SEATTLE- June 20, 2007 – Representatives of the Government of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia and senior leaders from Starbucks Coffee Company today announced that they have concluded an agreement regarding distribution, marketing and licensing...

Starbucks and Ethiopian Intellectual Property Office (EIPO) Partner to Promote Ethiopia's Coffee and Benefit the Country's Coffee Farmers

Published: Jun 20, 2007 – 03:11 PM EST


Ethiopian Coffee Partnerships Brewing. Ethiopia's Licensing Team Prepares to Expand the Network of Licensed Distributors in Europe

Published: May 15, 2007 – 07:30 PM EST

May 15 /CSRwire/ - LONDON - May 15, 2007. The Ethiopian Coffee Trademarking and Licensing Initiative plans to offer the European coffee industry a whole new brew this week in Antwerp, Belgium. Following on from considerable press coverage and recent high profile signings...

Ethiopia Gains New Partners from the Specialty Coffee Industry; Trademarking and Licensing Initiative Goes from Strength to Strength

Published: May 15, 2007 – 11:50 AM EST

May 15 /CSRwire/ - ADDIS ABABA, WASHINGTON DC- May 15, 2007 - In the middle of a convention center full of booths selling coffee beans, coffee machines, and coffee cups, the Ethiopian Intellectual Property Office (EIPO) licensing team was offering much, much more....

Ethiopia's Network of Licensed Distributors Grows as Sweetwater Organic Coffee Signs License Agreement at SCAA Meeting in Long Beach.

Published: May 14, 2007 – 01:15 PM EST

May 14 /CSRwire/ - WASHINGTON DC- May 14, 2007. The Ethiopian fine coffee sector this week welcomes 2007 EcoQ Peaberry Award Recipient Sweetwater Organic Coffee Company, Florida's vanguard Organic and Fair Trade Coffee Roaster, as the newest licensee to join the recently formed...

Joint Statement from the Ethiopia Intellectual Property Office (EIPO) and Starbucks Coffee Company Regarding Agreement in Principle

Published: May 03, 2007 – 08:05 AM EST


Dean's Beans Raises the Bar for Trade Justice with Two New Agreements

Published: May 02, 2007 – 01:40 PM EST

Company further supports trade justice in Peru and Ethiopia

Light Years IP Announces Blog Coverage for Historic Intellectual Property and Brand Management Training

Published: Apr 17, 2007 – 09:30 AM EST

Beginning Today, Go to to Get Real-Time Updates on the Ethiopian Coffee Trademarking and Licensing Initiative Training in Ethiopia



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