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2011-03-07 09:54:00

OAKLAND, Calif., March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Fair Trade USA, the leading third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in the United States, today reports new data to confirm that mainstream consumers are increasing their commitment to Fair Trade faster than ever.

2011-02-24 19:11:00

Pressure mounts for fast-growing chain to sign Fair Food agreement with Coalition of Immokalee Workers in light of historic breakthrough with Florida tomato growers IMMOKALEE, Fla., Feb.

2011-02-24 07:10:00

FRANKLIN, Tenn., Feb. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In the last decade, world coffee prices have doubled while coffee farmers' wages have decreased by 24%, leaving most coffee farmers subsisting as modern-day slaves. One new company aims to change that.

2011-02-23 10:08:00

BALTIMORE, Feb. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Last week the House of Representatives voted to cut more than $60 billion in U.S. international and domestic spending for the remainder of the current fiscal year.

2011-02-14 16:01:00

4,200+ Consumers Send Federal Trade Commission Letters Demanding Investigation of TransFair's 'FairWash' of Personal Care Brands Avon and Queen Helene; FTC Responds WASHINGTON, Feb.

2011-02-01 13:00:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Anvil Knitwear, a leading apparel brand, has become the first US-based apparel manufacturer to join the Cotton made in Africa (CmiA) initiative.

2011-01-27 06:45:00

COVENTRY, R.I., Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In the past, finding nutritional supplements that were beneficial to both people and the planet was a challenge.

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2011-01-12 10:45:00

A year ago today, 300,000 people died in an earthquake that still scars the lives of Haitians.

2011-01-10 13:16:00

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


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megalophonous
  • Having a loud voice; vociferous; clamorous.
  • Of grand or imposing sound.
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