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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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    Monday, 3 February 2020  |  Joanna
    All's Fair 15th birthday

    We've been in business for 15 years and we think that's something to celebrate.

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    Wednesday, 22 January 2020  |  Joanna
    Don't Give Up on Fairtrade This Lent

    Many of us give somthing up for Lent - with chocolate being a popular choice, making the chocolate eggs we get at Easter all the sweeter, but speare a thought for the cocoa farmers who rely on us buying their wares all year round.

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    Thursday, 24 October 2019  |  Joanna
    Supplier Visit: Lanka Kade

    In October we were lucky enough to visit the producers of our letters, animals and jigsaws at their workshops in Sri Lanka

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    Friday, 4 October 2019  |  Joanna
    Fairtrade at 25

    Joanna was delighted to be invited to the 25th birthday party for the Fairtrade mark at London's Borough Market.

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    Tuesday, 17 September 2019  |  Joanna
    Supplier Focus: Black Yak

    Black Yak are specialists in Nepalese knitwear. They have been working with their artisans in Nepal for over 20 years.

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    3 CommentsThursday, 5 September 2019  |  Joanna

    Two small hilltop villages each with a million tourist visitors every year have entered a unique twinning arrangement based on fair trade principles. Find out how Haworth and Machu Picchu make this work.

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    Friday, 23 August 2019  |  Joanna
    The Spurriergate Centre

    This year we've been delighted to work with York's Spurriergate Meeting Place sellin our fair trade goods in a regular pop-up shop. Find out more about them and our unique relationship.

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    Friday, 16 August 2019  |  Joanna
    Fair Trade Principle Ten: Respect for the Environment

    Fair Trade is about respecting people, animals and the environment. Many fair trade products are made from recycled materials, and all are created with a thought for the environmental impact of production.

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    Friday, 9 August 2019  |  Joanna
    Fair Trade Principle Nine: Promoting Fair Trade

    Promoting Fair Trade is what this blog is all about - it's up to us to get the word out about how important fair trade is and the impact your purchases have on producers in the global south.

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    Friday, 2 August 2019  |  Joanna
    Fair Trade Principle Eight: Providing Capacity Building

    Capacity Building is the best way to increase income for producers.

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