Fair Trade USA Extends Certification Services to Canadian Brands under Globally-Registered Label
Fair Trade USA, the leading third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in the United States, is offering Fair Trade certification services for products sold in Canada under a globally-registered label. This cross-border expansion is designed to deliver more impact to more farmers and workers by offering a simple labeling solution to companies working with Fair Trade USA in multiple countries.
New Co-op Link Project Helps Cooperatives Face Challenges in Productivity, Quality, and Access to Finance
In the highlands of Chiapas, Mexico, small-scale coffee producers face a level of poverty that keeps many families from accessing basic healthcare, education, clean water and the fundamental business capacity needed to thrive in competitive international markets.
Eight Hundred Small Farmers in Colombia and Costa Rica Earn Fair Trade Certification
Social Entrepreneur Recognized for his Work to Fight Poverty in Farming Communities
Oakland, CA - August 15, 2012 - Paul Rice, President & CEO of Fair Trade USA, has been announced as one of five finalists for the Entrepreneur of 2012 contest presented by The UPS Store®, the most prestigious award bestowed upon entrepreneurs today.