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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...
5.02.11
Nature's All Foods has taken Fair Trade Certified fruit to a whole new level. With their selection of freeze dried treats, Nature's All works hard to ensure...
4.26.11
On Friday, April 29, at 9am PT/12pm ET, you’re invited to tune in to our live USTREAM broadcast on the Fair Trade Certified Facebook page to hear from...
4.25.11
Fair Trade USA has teamed up once again with health coach Jamie G. Dougherty and WorldofGood.com by eBay to present you with another fabulous recipe in...
4.15.11
Larabar loves Fair Trade. In this Q&A with the company you'll learn why they began integrating Fair Trade Certified ingredients into their popular bars and...
4.14.11
You may remember our recent Q&A with Robert Hornsby, co-founder of  Jobomax, who shared with us his insight on West African shea butter production....
4.11.11
The Green Festival took place in San Francisco last weekend, and it was an exciting and inspiring event for everyone who attended.  At the festival...
4.07.11
Did you have a Fair Trade Breakfast today? Tell the world! Follow these simple steps to show your support for Fair Trade! Cut it Out 1. Download and print 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...
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...