Campaign Accelerates and Adds Seven Fair Trade Towns in Five Months
OAKLAND, CA (August 24, 2010)–TransFair USA™, the leading third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in the United States, today announced that it has officially declared Boston as the 20th Fair Trade Town in the United States.
Jennifer Gallegos Brings More Than Ten Years of Coffee Experience to Position
OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA, (July 7, 2010) – TransFair USA, the leading independent, third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in the United States, announces Jennifer R. Gallegos as its new Director of Business Development, Coffee. In this role, Gallegos will help to increase the rapidly growing Fair Trade coffee business, which grew 25 percent in the United States in 2009 despite the economic recession. Additionally, Gallegos will work to expand TransFair USA’s producer network and help current producers develop new programs and products to appeal to U.S.