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10.19.11
  Guest blogger Nicole Bassett, Director of Sustainability at prAna, shares the story of prAna and their decision to partner with Fair Trade USA to bring...
10.26.11
  Guest blogger Eva Cruz, Owner and President at FairHarvest Foods, shares her story of starting a Fair Trade specialty food company and what she has...
9.22.11
Congratulations to Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (GMCR) for becoming the world's largest purchaser of Fair Trade Certified coffee for 2010. In the last year...
9.21.11
We have a lot of great news to share this week! Fair Trade Certified Sales Up 63 Percent Recent data from SPINS shows overwhelming growth across...
9.14.11
Most can agree that brownies are good, but what makes them great? Using high-quality Fair Trade Certified™ ingredients that taste wonderful while working to...
9.09.11
What’s better than buying Fair Trade products that feel good and taste good?  Having all that goodness sent right to your doorstep!  To help spread...
8.23.11
This sweet news made our day: Yesterday, Sam’s Club launched a new pound cake made with Fair Trade Certified™ sugar. By using Fair Trade Certified sugar in...
8.19.11
From pre-K to post-doc, students of all ages are gearing up to head back to class for the 2011-2012 school year. Whether you feel excited about a new start or...
8.12.11
This morning, Cotacachi, the volcano that watches over my village, is veiled in clouds of white, as soft as the wool my grandfather spins. After breakfast, I...
8.12.11
One thing we love to do here at Fair Trade USA is help tell the stories of other mission-driven groups using Fair Trade to make a difference in the world. One...
7.02.14
By Maya Spaull   All too often the news reports about marine species are grim: We read about declining fish stocks, illegal and unregulated...
5.12.14
By Maya Spaull, Fair Trade USA Transforming the apparel industry is within our reach. By engaging in responsible sourcing practices that protect...
10.17.13
The same people who stirred a bit of morality into your morning cup of joe want to get into your overstuffed closet, too. Fair Trade USA, a nonprofit...
5.01.13
By Susanna Bair Andrew Savitz, founder of Sustainable Business Strategies and author of books including Talent, Transformation and the Triple Bottom Line,...
4.09.13
By Mary Jo Cook, Chief Impact Officer, FairTrade USA Published in Partnership with Reuters AlertNet and in advance of the 2013 Skoll World Forum...
1.09.13
Labor Link--a service that lets companies anonymously survey factory workers at their suppliers--hopes to make working conditions in the developing world more...
12.18.12
by Paul Rice, President & CEO of Fair Trade USA Every social venture has a mission. Mine is fair trade. I discovered it while working with rural coffee...
8.01.12
What is Empowerment? Our Principal’s Visit to Fair Trade USA in Colombia by Ana Zacapa We often hear the term empowerment, but wonder what it really actually...
5.30.12
We’re celebrating another Whole Trade Haitian mango season here at Whole Foods Market.  These juicy tropical treats will be in most of our stores for a...
1.17.12
OAKLAND -- After years of living in the mountains of northern Nicaragua as an agricultural aid worker trying to make life better for the country's poor farmers...
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...