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Fair Trade Roundup: Ben & Jerry and Fair Trade Models Light Up Human Rights Awards

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views, Fair Trade Roundups, Global Exchange Fair Trade Campaign on 7th June, 2011 | No Comments

Human Rights Awards Fair Trade Models Jocelyn, Rae, and ZarahWhat a week for Fair Trade! Kerry Kennedy is speaking at the Raise the Bar Hershey rally happening in NYC tomorrow, Ben & Jerry sported tuxedos for human rights while models showed off their Fair Trade outfits, and a new Fair Trade conference was just announced.
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Fair Trade Roundup: Brand Jam Contest Winner Will Receive $1,000!

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views, Fair Trade Roundups, Global Exchange Fair Trade Campaign on 22nd March, 2011 | No Comments

Graphic Credit: ILRFLots of exciting happenings lately in the Fair Trade movement. Find out about the $1,000 brand jam prize, how Chicago high schoolers are kicking it with Fair Trade, what the Wall Street Journal had to say about vodka and much more. It’s Fair Trade Roundup time!
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Fair Trade Roundup: Hershey’s CEO Showered With Flowers & Valentines?

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views, Fair Trade Roundups, Global Exchange Fair Trade Campaign on 22nd February, 2011 | 1 Comment

valentineFair Trade Webinars are in the Air! Read about what’s coming up, plus how Fair Trade advocates expressed themselves to Hershey’s CEO this Valentine’s Day.
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Fair Trade Roundup: Big Companies Making the Switch

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views, Fair Trade Roundups on 16th February, 2011 | 1 Comment

everjean_choc_2-14_postThis week in our Fair Trade Roundup, you’ll read about Fair Trade pledges made by a couple of big companies, plus find out who just got added on as a panelist for the upcoming controversial webinar about minimum content standards. Oh, and whole lot more!
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Introducing Weekly Fair Trade Round Up

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views, Fair Trade Roundups, Global Exchange Fair Trade Campaign, Global Exchange Store Updates on 9th February, 2011 | 3 Comments

hersheykisscard-1What started as a once-in-a while blog post has turned into a weekly series. There’s lots going on in the Fair Trade movement, so look to our weekly Round Ups for current updates. And now, on to this weeks’ round up.
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WEBINAR: Producer & Brandholders Compare “Fair for Life” and “Fair Trade Certified”

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views on 14th December, 2010 | No Comments

ftlabelsThe final segment in a four-part series about Fair Trade certifications, a producer and brandholders will compare “Fair for Life” and “Fair Trade Certified.” It’s happening Thursday, so sign up today to secure your spot for just $5!
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WEBINAR: Comparing “Fair Trade Certified” and “Fair for Life” Certifications

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views on 29th November, 2010 | No Comments

ftlabelsThe third webinar in a four-part series about Fair Trade certifications is happening soon. It will compare “Fair Trade Certified” and “Fair for Life” certifications and cover label use, system governance and benefits to producers.
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WEBINAR: Fair for Life Certification

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views on 8th November, 2010 | 4 Comments

fairforlifelogo_smallAs a member of the Fair Trade Resource Network Board of Directors, I’m excited to announce the upcoming webinar in FTRN’s four part webinar series on Fair Trade Certifications. This webinar is the second of the series and will cover “Fair for Life” Certification illustrated by following the supply chain from producers to final seller. […]
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