Education

12.22.14
By Hannah Freeman, Director of Produce & Floral, Fair Trade USA If you made a salad today, there's a good chance that some of your fixings came from Mexico...
10.10.14
Fair Trade Month is the perfect time to highlight one of our favorite cold-weather products: Hot cocoa.  Today's special guest blog post comes to us from...
8.28.14
This year, Americans are expected to spend astonishing amounts of money preparing for the upcoming school year. Back-to-school spending is expected to reach $...
7.08.14
The 2014 World Cup is well underway in Brazil. As you sit on your comfy couch with your Fair Trade certified coffee (or sneak in a game at work —don’t worry,...
4.21.14
This guest post comes to us from Anne-Marie Hardie, Canada-based writer and lover of all things coffee and tea. Hand crafted with an artisanal flair describes...
11.14.13
Fundraising Websites - Crowdrise Mangos from Haiti are among the sweetest and most flavorful on the market.  So it’s no coincidence that Fair Trade...
10.08.13
October is Fair Trade Month, a time to celebrate the 1.3 million farmers and workers around the world who grow and sew the Fair Trade products we love. It...
Last year, 2012, was a year of momentum, innovation, and growth for Fair Trade. We saw significant growth in key categories such as coffee, produce and quinoa...
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...
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...
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. (December 5, 2012) – Fair Trade USA, the leading third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in the United States, today announced the...