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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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    Fair Trade

    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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    Friday, 1 March 2019  |  Joanna
    Fairtrade Fortnight - Primi deserves

    Primi works for Hope Jewellery in Peru making jewellery for Just Trade. Read her story here.

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    Thursday, 28 February 2019  |  Joanna
    Fairtrade Fortnight - Esther Deserves

    Esther is a coffee farmer - at the age of 56 she finally has access to her own money

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    Wednesday, 27 February 2019  |  Joanna
    Fairtrade Fortnight - Maria Deserves

    Maria Genao is a banana farmer from the Dominican Republic - this is her story

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    Monday, 25 February 2019  |  Joanna
    Fairtrade Fortnight - Sanduni Deserves

    Sanduni is one of the women who work making the fair trade toys we stock

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