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3.03.11
Grab a spoon and join the ice cream party that was Wednesday night on the Late Night Show with Jimmy Fallon. Ice cream masterminds Ben Cohen and...
2.24.11
Fair Trade Month wrapped on on October 31 of last year, but our work to continue to build consumer awarness hasn't stopped!  We've been busy planning our...
2.24.11
Fair Trade USA has teamed up with health coach Jamie Dougherty and WorldofGood.com by eBay to present you with a series of Fair Trade and Healthy Eating...
2.22.11
This week we were lucky enough to interview Nathan George, Founder of Trade as One. His organization uses Fair Trade to promote sustainable business and break...
2.16.11
In the wine world we often associate high scores from wine authorities like Robert Parker and Wine Enthusiast with exceptional first-growth Bordeaux’s and 300-...
2.14.11
January 12th, 2010 marks the day that a 7.0 magnitude quake killed or injured thousands of Haitian people and left nearly two million people homeless. It...
2.08.11
For years the Fair Trade Certified™ label has been a symbol for high quality, social responsibility and environmental sustainability, assuring consumers that...
1.28.11
Looking to give a meaningful gift this Valentine’s Day?  One that will bring a smile to your loved one’s face and benefit farming communities around the...
12.15.10
Fair Trade USA is featured in a brand new game on Facebook called Village Raffles that was designed and built by U.K. company Soshi Games. Are you curious...
12.03.10
To put it modestly, Fair Trade USA is an innovator in fighting poverty worldwide.  Thus, our partnership with Salesforce.com, the leading...
7.02.14
By Maya Spaull   All too often the news reports about marine species are grim: We read about declining fish stocks, illegal and unregulated...
5.12.14
By Maya Spaull, Fair Trade USA Transforming the apparel industry is within our reach. By engaging in responsible sourcing practices that protect...
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...
5.01.13
By Susanna Bair Andrew Savitz, founder of Sustainable Business Strategies and author of books including Talent, Transformation and the Triple Bottom Line,...
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...
1.09.13
Labor Link--a service that lets companies anonymously survey factory workers at their suppliers--hopes to make working conditions in the developing world more...
12.18.12
by Paul Rice, President & CEO of Fair Trade USA Every social venture has a mission. Mine is fair trade. I discovered it while working with rural coffee...
8.01.12
What is Empowerment? Our Principal’s Visit to Fair Trade USA in Colombia by Ana Zacapa We often hear the term empowerment, but wonder what it really actually...
5.30.12
We’re celebrating another Whole Trade Haitian mango season here at Whole Foods Market.  These juicy tropical treats will be in most of our stores for a...
1.17.12
OAKLAND -- After years of living in the mountains of northern Nicaragua as an agricultural aid worker trying to make life better for the country's poor farmers...
5.07.13
Let us introduce you to one of our favorite new cookie recipes developed by Jenna Weber, the writer behind the food blog Eat, Live, Run. Fudgy, rich, and with...
4.30.13
This tasty and unique recipe was developed by Jenna Weber, the writer behind the food blog Eat, Live, Run. Warming, spicy, and with a hint of vanilla, these...
6.21.13
If you've been searching for the perfect chocolatey, silky and simple chocolate mousse recipe - you've come to the right place! This classic French-style...
2.14.13
Fair Trade Chocolate Cardamom Truffle Cookies Renowned chef Malika Ameen shares a decadent and fudgy cookie recipe that is a chocolate lover's dream. A...
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. (April 10, 2013) – Fair Trade USA, the leading third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in North America, today announced that...
OAKLAND, Calif. (October 25, 2012)  – Fair Trade USA, the leading third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in the United States, today announced...
OAKLAND, Calif. (August 31, 2012) – Fair Trade USA, the leading third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in the United States, today announced that...