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(From Google on Fri, 31 Jul 2015 03:22:13 GMT)Springton Lake Middle School goes fair trade
The Delaware County Daily Times
“We thought it was important for our kids to see the fair trade initiative continue into middle school. At this age, when kids are becoming more socially and globally aware, it's a perfect time for them to become involved in spreading the word about ...
(From Google on Thu, 30 Jul 2015 15:57:37 GMT)
hypebot.comImogen Heap On Mycelia: A Fair Trade Music Business Inspired By Bitcoin Blockchain
imogen heap In Part 6 of his series, music business scholar and entrepreneur George Howard continues his interview with musician, artist and inventor Imogen Heap on her Blockchain inspired democratic artist technology platform and how it and similar ...
(From Google on Thu, 30 Jul 2015 15:13:35 GMT)
Economic Collapse NewsIs 'fair trade' a scam to boost profits for major coffee retailers?
Economic Collapse News
One of the reasons being is that companies with fair trade policies tend to select richest of the impoverished list of countries (Costa Rica vs. Ethiopia). Also, there hasn't been any evidence to suggest the workers are earning more money. But the ...
J&J, Google Joint Robotics Venture Approved By India's Fair Trade Body - Med Device Online (press release)
(From Google on Thu, 30 Jul 2015 13:08:55 GMT)
Med Device Online (press release)J&J, Google Joint Robotics Venture Approved By India's Fair Trade Body
Med Device Online (press release)
The Competitive Commission of India (CCI) has approved a proposed joint venture between medtech multinational Johnson & Johnson and tech giant Google to develop a surgical robotics platform. India's fair trade regulator said it has cleared the ...
(From Google on Thu, 30 Jul 2015 12:22:17 GMT)
Irish TimesFair-trade thinking in smartphone world
In short, the Fairphone is about bringing fair-trade thinking to the smartphone world. The story began five years ago with a campaign to raise public awareness of conflict minerals. Like conflict diamonds, conflict minerals are essential to the ...
Mountain Khakis Partners with Fair Trade USA on Responsible Manufacturing Program - 3BL Media (press release)
(From Google on Tue, 28 Jul 2015 22:36:33 GMT)
3BL Media (press release)Mountain Khakis Partners with Fair Trade USA on Responsible Manufacturing Program
3BL Media (press release)
Mountain Khakis (MK), a leading mountain-inspired lifestyle apparel brand, just announced that it will offer Fair Trade Certified™ apparel beginning in Spring 2016. MK is joining the ranks of leading brands like Patagonia, prAna, MEC, Obey and West ...
(From Google on Tue, 28 Jul 2015 15:55:00 GMT)
hypebot.comImogen Heap's Mycelia: Creating A Fair Trade Music Business, Inspired By ...
imogen heap In yesterday' interview with Zoe Keating and previous posts in this series, music business scholar and entrepreneur George Howard explored Bitcoin Blockchain and its potential to revolutionize how music is monetized. Today, he interviews ...
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(From Google on Tue, 28 Jul 2015 14:41:00 GMT)
NDTVHyundai Slapped With Rs. 420 Cr Fine By Fair Trade Regulator
"Further, these car companies were also found to be using their dominant position in the market for spare parts and diagnostic tools to protect their market for repair services, thereby distorting fair competition." The CCI has asked Hyundai to deposit ...
CCI fines Hyundai Rs 420 cr; Reva, Premier also face flak
Rs 420 Crore Fine on Hyundai for Unfair Practice
The New Indian Express
CCI Slaps Hyundai With a Penalty of Rs. 420.26 Crore
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(From Google on Mon, 27 Jul 2015 13:57:49 GMT)
Medina County GazetteNew art gallery on Medina's Public Square features local, fair trade art
Medina County Gazette
The shop wants to showcase local art, and what is called “fair trade” art designed by people in Haiti, Mexico and a Navajo reservation. Fair trade art supports artists and craftspeople who are considered to be negatively affected socially and economically.
(From Google on Wed, 08 Jul 2015 15:07:33 GMT)
Wall Street Journal'Fair Trade' Becomes a Fashion Trend
Wall Street Journal
Fair Trade coffee and chocolate have become commonplace. Get ready for Fair Trade fashion and décor. Two years after a garment-factory collapse in Bangladesh killed more than 1,100 people and put a harsh spotlight on fashion-industry working ...
'Fair Trade' labeling extends beyond coffee and chocolate and into the world ...
'Fair Trade' fashion labeling on the rise
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