Improving Lives

10.19.11
  Guest blogger Nicole Bassett, Director of Sustainability at prAna, shares the story of prAna and their decision to partner with Fair Trade USA to bring...
10.04.11
  Deborah Pilla, President of Kumani Essentials, shares the journey of Kumani Essentials and her decision to partner with Fair Trade USA to bring U.S....
9.21.11
We have a lot of great news to share this week! Fair Trade Certified Sales Up 63 Percent Recent data from SPINS shows overwhelming growth across...
9.06.11
Whether you're a long-time supporter of Fair Trade or an enthusiastic new fan, you know that Fair Trade USA is continuously evaluating and innovating our...
8.26.11
In farming communities across the globe Fair Trade fosters a deep appreciation for and commitment to education. With the additional income earned through Fair...
8.23.11
This sweet news made our day: Yesterday, Sam’s Club launched a new pound cake made with Fair Trade Certified™ sugar. By using Fair Trade Certified sugar in...
8.12.11
This morning, Cotacachi, the volcano that watches over my village, is veiled in clouds of white, as soft as the wool my grandfather spins. After breakfast, I...
8.08.11
For Maria Herminia Garcia and her small, Nicaraguan cooperative, CORCASAN, Fair Trade certification means so much more than a fair price; it is a symbol of...
8.03.11
Last week we had the pleasure of visiting with Gilbert Ramirez, a Fair Trade coffee and sugar producer from a cooperative in Costa Rica called CoopeAgri. It...
7.21.11
So many special women help make Fair Trade successful here in the United States and around the world. These women farmers and workers are leading their...