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Getting Ready for Holiday Parties with Global Exchange and LOFT1513

Posted by in Global Exchange Store Updates on 26th November, 2013 | 1 Comment

IMG_6696Holiday parties are a time to come together and celebrate our values…and get a little dressed up. At Global Exchange, we choose to celebrate community, culture, and sustainability through our clothing and jewelry selection. So what are you going to wear this year, conscious shoppers?

Fair Trade Vs. Local: A Big Decision for Your Neighborhood Fair Trade Store

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views, Global Exchange Store Updates on 21st March, 2013 | 4 Comments

Global Exchange Fair Trade Store: San FranciscoThe decision between buying Fair Trade vs. local, as far as I’m concerned, is a decision between buying better vs. better. Both buying practices are rooted in knowing where your money is being spent and the impact on community. That’s why it was such a difficult decision to….

FAIR TRADE VS. BUY LOCAL DEBATE: An Ethical Shopper’s Dilemma

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views on 1st December, 2008 | 2 Comments

Another gift giving season is upon us and it’s time to decide on a shopping strategy. In one ear you’re encouraged to shop locally, in the other ear you hear about the benefits of choosing Fair Trade gifts. So now it’s time to decide…buy local or Fair Trade? It’s important to note that choosing Fair […]