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Fair Trade Roundup: Fair Trade Models Strut Their Stuff Next Week

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views, Fair Trade Roundups, Featured, Global Exchange Fair Trade Campaign on 25th May, 2011 | 2 Comments

ft-modelsModels are hot, but Fair Trade models are even hotter! Next week some Fair Trade models will be stepping out during an annual Human Rights Awards Gala. Ben & Jerry are emceeing, and guests will be served Fair Trade Certified ice cream. Find out about this and other news in our Fair Trade Roundup.

Fair Trade Activists Take on Hershey’s

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views, Featured, Global Exchange Fair Trade Campaign on 28th April, 2011 | No Comments

BehindBars_largeToday, the Hershey Company’s board of directors and shareholders came together for their annual meeting in Hershey, Pennsylvania. So, what better day than today to call on Hershey’s to chart a new course into a future free of child labor and poverty in communities that grow the company’s cocoa. Green America’s Fair Trade coordinator, Elizabeth […]

Who Owns Fair Trade?

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views, Featured on 18th January, 2011 | 15 Comments

FTA group of businesses, organizations and consumers are accusing TransFair USA of attempting to own the term ‘Fair Trade’.

Making Every Purchase Matter Through People-to-People Ties

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views, Featured on 4th October, 2010 | No Comments

3077981247_125a8296bbEvery day this October FairTradeUSA will be highlighting several of the great companies that bring Fair Trade products to your grocer’s shelves, as well some of the international organizations that work closely with Fair Trade on the ground. Today is Global Exchange’s day! Stay tuned to the FairTradeUSA blog and Facebook page to see how you can enter to win a bag of Global Exchange label Thanksgiving Fair Trade coffee!

A Quick Hello from Boston

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views, Featured on 11th September, 2010 | No Comments

PostcardFrontA gang of Global Exchangers and about 780 Fair Traders from all over the world have converged in Boston, Massachusetts for the Fair Trade Futures Conference. Excitement and Fair Trade coffee is keeping us all going.

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