There is a silent emergency in the world of coffee. It’s not an earthquake; it’s not a typhoon like the recent and horrific tragedy in the Philippines. This beast makes far less noise, and is almost invisible. Its effects will run deep for generations to come, beginning with the quick onset of chronic hunger, kids being pulled from school to work in the field, and a burgeoning question of whether or not it’s still viable to grow the world’s coffee.
Patagonia to be one of the first major outdoor-clothing companies to offer Fair Trade Certified™ apparel; inaugural collection available in Fall 2014.
VENTURA and OAKLAND, California. (October 22, 2013) - Patagonia Inc., the outdoor apparel company, is proud to announce its plans to offer Fair Trade Certified™ apparel starting with nine styles in the Fall 2014 season.
The same people who stirred a bit of morality into your morning cup of joe want to get into your overstuffed closet, too.
Burlington, VT (PRWEB) October 01, 2013
From Vermont to the Dominican Republic to Africa –Lake Champlain Chocolates (LCC) celebrates their journey toward transparency by partnering with Fair Trade USA in honor of Fair Trade Month in October.