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Here you will find our various musings about the world of Fair Trade and Ethical Consumerism, along with general information about our company, suppliers and products.

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    Thursday, 25 April 2019  |  Joanna
    Fashion Revolution Week: Thursday

    Fashion Revolution are partnering with Traidcraft Exchange to ask YOU to add your signature to their petition on Modern Slavery.

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    Wednesday, 24 April 2019  |  Joanna
    Fashion Revolution Week: Wednesday

    Fashion Revolution Week helps us tackle fast fashion and understand how fair trade fashion supports workers.

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    Tuesday, 23 April 2019  |  Joanna
    Fashion Revolution Week: Tuesday

    Most clothing on sale in UK shops is made in factories in the global south (for example Bangladesh) where workers' rights and conditions are not as stringent as they are in Europe.
    Find out how choosing fair trade instead can help.

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    Monday, 22 April 2019  |  Joanna
    Fashion Revolution Week: Monday

    It's Fashion Revolution Week. Find out how you can make a difference with the clothes you wear and buy.

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    Friday, 8 March 2019  |  Joanna
    Fairtrade Fortnight - Dan Deserves

    Dan (despite her name, as you can see she is definitely a woman!) is one of the workers at the Vietnamese fair trade project where our fair trade bags are made.

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    Friday, 8 March 2019  |  Joanna
    Celebrating Fairtrade Fortnight 2019

    Our pop-up shop in York's 13th century Spurriergate Centre was a great opportunity to celebrate Fairtrade Fortnight in style

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    Thursday, 7 March 2019  |  Joanna
    Fairtrade Fortnight - Wasanthi Deserves

    Wasanthi is one of the Sri Lankan women who make the wooden toys we sell - designed by Lanka Kade.

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    Wednesday, 6 March 2019  |  Joanna

    Bassema Barahmeh is a Palestinian olive farmer producing Fairtrade olive oil for Zaytoun.

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    Tuesday, 5 March 2019  |  Joanna
    Fairtrade Fortnight - Rosemary Deserves

    Rosemary Achieng is a flower farmer from Kenya. Watch her video to see how Fairtrade is helping her.

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    Monday, 4 March 2019  |  Joanna
    Fairtrade Fortnight - Rosine Deserves

    Rosine Beckoin is the face of this year's Fairtrade Fortnight campaign - and now has a chocolate speakeasy in Shoreditch named after her!

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