Fair Trade USA is saddened by the loss of a true Fair Trade leader, Raúl del Águila, who passed away on February 13, 2013. Raúl was a member of our Coffee Producer Advisory Council for many years. He was also the leader of one of the most impressive cooperatives in the Fair Trade system to date--COCLA in Peru.
Guest post from Renee Brown of Weaver's Coffee & Tea
This guest blog post comes to us from Renee Brown of Weaver’s Coffee & Tea. Read on to learn about their seasonal Astral Blend, which helps support breast cancer research and treatment; and why Fair Trade is important to their mission.
Guest blog from Robin White, VP of Marketing at Reunion Island Coffee
This guest blog post comes to us from Robin White, VP of Marketing at Reunion Island Coffee. Reunion Island offers a full line of coffees that are both Fair Trade Certified and organic.
Share the Love 2013
Guest post from Edouard Rollet, Co-Founder and COO of Alter Eco
This guest blog post comes to us from Edouard Rollet, Co-Founder and COO of Alter Eco, in response to recent concerns about quinoa. Read on to learn how Alter Eco is working to make a positive impact in the lives of quinoa farmers and why Fair Trade is an integral part of their mission.