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Thanksgiving is more than just a big meal. At its core, this holiday is a celebration of the harvest, and an expression of our gratitude for our food and the farmers who grow it. With more Fair Trade Certified™ fruits and vegetables available than ever before, it’s the perfect time to say “thank you” to the hardworking farmers and workers who make Thanksgiving possible.
Guest post by Jeff Seyfarth, Senior Buyer - Grocery, Sam's Club
This article was originally posted on Walmart Today.
Coffee: It’s the way many Americans start their day. Whether it’s brewing a cup at home or stopping by their favorite local coffee shop, many consider coffee an essential part of their routine. According to a recent 2015 National Coffee Drinking Trends Study, more than half of Americans – 59% – drink at least one cup of coffee daily.
How Wholesum Harvest Demonstrates the Value of Fair Trade
Most consumers know that Fair Trade Certified™ produce helps to empower farmers and farm workers, but true understanding of Fair Trade – and the difference it makes in the lives of farmers and workers around the world – comes from seeing it in person.
This guest post comes to us from Jon Jennings, Vice President of Marketing at PACT Apparel. PACT is dedicated to empowering workers along its entire supply chain, from those who grow the cotton to those who sew the final stitches, so that you can wear clothing that both feels and does good. Get cozy in a pair of PACT Crew Socks and read on!