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6.20.11
Since the Fair Trade Certified™ tea program began in late 2000, certified imports by U.S. traders have totaled more than 7.3 million pounds and generated more...
6.08.11
Once referred to by the Incas as the “mother of all grains,” quinoa is one of the most complete nutritional superfoods on Earth. Originating in the Andes...
6.08.11
Swimsuit- check. Flip flops- check. Sunscreen- check. Now all you need for the ultimate summer cool down is a Fair Trade Certified cocktail and a tiny umbrella...
5.31.11
Fair Trade looks at trade as a means to directly address poverty. In a new position paper entitled “Poverty Reduction and Trade: Fair Trade as a Vehicle to...
5.27.11
One of the powerful things about the Fair Trade model is its ability to impact both farmers and workers on the ground as well as mission-driven companies here...
5.24.11
Fair Trade USA has teamed up once again with health coach Jamie G. Dougherty and WorldofGood.com by eBay to present you with TWO new recipes in our Fair...
5.23.11
“If we can turn the act of consumption into an act of grace and goodwill, then we’re really onto something," said Paul Rice at the recent TEDxAshokaU speaking...
5.20.11
The San Francisco Airport just opened the fully-remodled Terminal 2, and sustainablity is what this beautiful terminal is all about! Today's guest blog post...
5.13.11
World Fair Trade Day is here; help us celebrate by starting the day with a cup of Fair Trade coffee, tea, or even a banana to support farmers and farm workers...
5.03.11
Your Mother’s Day gift guide from Fair Trade USA is here! The gifts on this list provide fair wages and better lives for 1.2 million farmers and workers in...

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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...
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...

Related Recipes

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...

Related Press Releases

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...