Latest Fair trade Stories

2011-01-10 13:16:00

Coalition Forms to Stop Rebranding of TransFair as 'Fair Trade USA' WASHINGTON, Jan.

2010-12-15 12:16:00

BOSTON, Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today Oxfam America announced the release of a music video it crafted for critically acclaimed rock band The New Pornographers.

2010-12-11 00:00:47

ZeroPoint Risk Research LLC, the Boston-based risk management research and consulting firm, announces the Fair Trade Receipt© report. Boston, MA (PRWEB) December 9, 2010 Organized crime in the United States, Latin America, Asia, and Europe is fueling the growth of product piracy and counterfeiting.

2010-11-17 11:00:00

OAKLAND, Calif., Nov. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Fair Trade USA, the leading third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in the United States, today announces U.S. import and premium data from the first six months of 2010.

2010-11-16 11:34:00

The Oxfam Collection Debuts Exclusively on OxfamGifts.com BOSTON, Nov 16, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Oxfam America launched its 2010 holiday gift-giving campaign today, which takes a satirical look at fashion and uses a fictional designer called "the Hidalgo," played by comedian Chris Wylde, to introduce gift-givers to the Oxfam Collection.

2010-11-10 14:53:00

BELO HORIZONTE, Minas Gerais, Brazil, Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Winners of this week's Brazilian Fair Trade Certified coffee cupping competition have been announced.

2010-11-05 11:21:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 5, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On the eve of an historic trip to India, international humanitarian agency Oxfam called on President Obama to ensure that the US does its part to help the world's poor benefit from economic growth.

2010-10-25 07:30:00

AMSTERDAM, October 25, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Do you ever stop to think about where your food comes from? The viral video campaign 'Face Your Food' brings together a global online community to fight for a more sustainable food industry. The production of food has a major impact on our world.

2010-10-01 07:08:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- October is Fair Trade Month.

Word of the Day
  • A volcanic mudflow.
The word 'lahar' comes from Javanese.