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11.12.13
This guest blog post comes to us from our very own Miguel Zamora, the Director of Coffee Innovation and Producer Relations at Fair Trade USA. Miguel is...
10.08.13
October is Fair Trade Month, a time to celebrate the 1.3 million farmers and workers around the world who grow and sew the Fair Trade products we love. It...
10.01.13
Ahh… breathe in the smell of Fall. It’s the first of October – time to trade in sandals for boots, swap...
9.19.13
This guest blog post comes to us from our very own Heidi Blair, Producer Services Assistant Fair Trade USA. This past July, 10 delegates from several...
Last year, 2012, was a year of momentum, innovation, and growth for Fair Trade. We saw significant growth in key categories such as coffee, produce and quinoa...
8.06.13
Fair Trade USA is proud to announce that our partner, Beneficio Santa Rosa, has been awarded the prestigious “Presidential Award for Exporters” for 2013....
8.07.13
This guest blog post comes to us from Richard Shaw of Andean Naturals. Recently, Fair Trade USA joined an Andean Naturals team to observe the quinoa harvest,...
6.07.13
The Guatemalan Federacion de Cooperativas Agricolas is a producer and exporter organization made up of about 54 smaller coffee cooperatives. Founded in 1969,...
6.04.13
Fair Trade USA is excited to announce a new partnership with LevelUp. Not only can you get your morning cup of coffee fast and easy while earning rewards at...
12.30.11
A little more than a decade ago, two Iraqi American siblings were vacationing at the Grand Canyon when they decided to create a tea company that prized art...
10.19.11
If you didn't know what Fair Trade was five years ago, you certainly do now. As the label becomes ubiquitous, CEO Paul Rice is taking the standard into new...
8.30.11
January 12th, 2010 marks the day that a 7.0 magnitude quake killed or injured thousands of Haitian people and left nearly two million people homeless. It...
8.29.11
Fair trade isn’t just coffee or handmade gifts anymore. There’s a slew of beauty products to make your inventory unique. Up until the last few years, the term...
8.21.11
Eating ice-cream is a guilty pleasure, but now you can truly enjoy your favorite flavor and feel good about yourself. Ben & Jerry’s may not be the first...
7.20.11
Next on your list: bananas — the deliciously versatile fruit, perfect for baked breads, desserts, and smoothies. While perusing the grocery store isles, you...
7.01.11
New data supports the notion that, while all consumers may not care about their personal health, they are increasingly concerned about the sustainability of...
3.29.11
Health-minded foodies are discovering virtuous new ways to get their tender beef, crispy cookies and cheesy-eggy bread puddings. And they're keeping fit by...
5.07.13
Let us introduce you to one of our favorite new cookie recipes developed by Jenna Weber, the writer behind the food blog Eat, Live, Run. Fudgy, rich, and with...
4.30.13
This tasty and unique recipe was developed by Jenna Weber, the writer behind the food blog Eat, Live, Run. Warming, spicy, and with a hint of vanilla, these...
6.21.13
If you've been searching for the perfect chocolatey, silky and simple chocolate mousse recipe - you've come to the right place! This classic French-style...
2.14.13
Fair Trade Chocolate Cardamom Truffle Cookies Renowned chef Malika Ameen shares a decadent and fudgy cookie recipe that is a chocolate lover's dream. A...
October is Fair Trade Month: Fair Trade USA Celebrates Expansion of New Product Categories First Ever Fair Trade Certified Home Goods and New Apparel Items Hit...
OAKLAND, Calif. (June 6, 2013) – Fair Trade USA, the leading certifier of Fair Trade products in North America, and Whole Foods Market teamed up to...
OAKLAND, Calif. (April 10, 2013) – Fair Trade USA, the leading third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in North America, today announced that...
OAKLAND, Calif. (October 25, 2012)  – Fair Trade USA, the leading third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in the United States, today announced...
OAKLAND, Calif. (August 31, 2012) – Fair Trade USA, the leading third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in the United States, today announced that...