Tuesday, 12 September 2017 | Joanna
Our recycled aluminium homewares are environmentally friendly, ethically sourced and use traditional skills. But we know you love them because they are gorgeous. Find out more about how they are made.
Monday, 10 July 2017 | Joanna
Sainsbury's decision to move away from Fairtrade certified tea to their own "Fairly Traded" model has caused confusion and anger. What are the issues?
Thursday, 1 June 2017 | Joanna
Bamboo is a fantastic material. Find out how our bamboo salad and serving dishes are made here:
Tuesday, 25 April 2017 | Joanna
This week we commemorate the Rana Plaza disaster by encouraging people to ask "Who Made My Clothes?" These ladies work in Vietnam making our gorgeous bags and scarves. (Photo: Earth Squared)
Monday, 27 March 2017 | Joanna
Thanks to all our customers who helped us raise £60 for Comic Relief.
1 CommentThursday, 2 March 2017 | Joanna
Joanna was lucky enough to represent York Fair Trade Forum at Westminster on Tuesday. Find out how she got on with MPs, researchers and campaigners from around the UK.Photo by Alex Rumford shows Joanna with Christopher from the Northern Ireland Fair Trade Nation campaign.
Monday, 27 February 2017 | Joanna
Fairtrade Fortnight this year has the theme of "Put Fairtrade in Your Break". Only by making fair trade a regular part of our life can we increase its impact.
Sunday, 18 December 2016 | Joanna
Many of our homewares products are made using recycled materials. Fair trade involves looking after the planet as well as the workers.
Sunday, 11 December 2016 | Joanna
Promoting the benefits of fair trade is a vital part of any fair trade supplier's work. This can be in the developed world to increase sales and awareness or in the developing world so producers realise that their customers care about fair trade.
Sunday, 4 December 2016 | Joanna
Jewellery makers receive training from our supplier Just Trade so they can make sure their designs remain popular.