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(From Google on Tue, 07 Jul 2015 19:11:24 GMT)
East Grinstead Courier & ObserverImberhorne School wins Fairtrade accolade for the second year
East Grinstead Courier & Observer
A FORWARD-thinking East Grinstead school has scooped a national award for the second successive year. Imberhorne School has won the Fairtrade Fortnight Award, recognising its approach towards farmers, workers and producers, and in particular its ...
(From Google on Tue, 07 Jul 2015 10:59:11 GMT)
MarketWatch'Fair Trade' labeling extends beyond coffee and chocolate and into the world ...
Patagonia, Williams-Sonoma Inc.'s WSM, +0.54% West Elm and Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. BBBY, +0.61% are among retailers that began selling Fair Trade Certified apparel or home furnishings in the past two years, according to Fair Trade USA. Fair Trade ...
'Fair Trade' fashion labeling on the rise
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(From Google on Mon, 06 Jul 2015 10:20:20 GMT)
Philly.comThey showcase fair-trade, eco-friendly products by local artisans
They showcase fair-trade, eco-friendly products by local artisans. Share0 Tweet0 Reddit0 Email0. 0 comments. Reprints & Permissions ». Mary Harvey, co-owner of Urban Princess, shows off some of her shop. Mary Harvey, co-owner of Urban Princess, ...
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(From Google on Fri, 03 Jul 2015 12:19:37 GMT)
TreehuggerFable Naturals' skincare products are wonderfully green and Fairtrade
It's tough to find a green skincare company that's Fairtrade, too, but this Vancouver-based company does a great job of doing both. Fable Naturals is a young, three-year-old company based in Vancouver, British Columbia, that offers a fresh take on the ...
(From Google on Thu, 02 Jul 2015 11:05:54 GMT)Lack of Information, Transparency Challenge to Fair Trade Competition
The Federal Trade Competition and Consumer Protection Authority said that lack of information and transparency is one of the challenges to fair trade competition protection. At a consultative workshop organized here Monday to discuss Authority 12-month ...
(From Google on Mon, 29 Jun 2015 23:40:34 GMT)Now We Build a Fair Trade Movement
Fast track trade authority passed last week. So many of us fought so hard but The money won again -- this time. What do we do now? We take this awareness and energy into the fight against the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). And then, win or lose, we ...
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(From Google on Tue, 23 Jun 2015 00:40:40 GMT)Baksheesh to become Rabbit Rabbit Fair Trade
Napa Valley Register
On July 1, ownership of Baksheesh Fair Trade, 1327 Main St., will transition to St. Helena native Sarah Lane. The store name will change to Rabbit Rabbit Fair Trade. “This move has been several years in the planning,” said current owner Candi Horton.
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(From Google on Sat, 13 Jun 2015 00:33:19 GMT)Will Safeway's fair-trade fish make a splash?
San Francisco Chronicle (subscription)
FILE - This Sept. 10, 2010 file photo shows the seafood counter in Whole Foods is shown in Hillsboro, Ore. The government is reminding pregnant women to stay away from certain fish that can be high in mercury. But the agency won't require package ...
Three Capitol Hill-area venues among first to sign Seattle Fair Trade Music pledge - CHS Capitol Hill Seattle
(From Google on Fri, 12 Jun 2015 15:56:31 GMT)
CHS Capitol Hill SeattleThree Capitol Hill-area venues among first to sign Seattle Fair Trade Music pledge
CHS Capitol Hill Seattle
To help bring some uniformity and transparency to the way venues treat performers, musicians and organizers have brought the Portland-originated Fair Trade Music campaign to Seattle. Two Capitol Hill venues and one First Hill venue have signed the Fair ...
(From Google on Mon, 08 Jun 2015 21:40:38 GMT)Hugh Jackman Expands Fair Trade Coffee Efforts, Makes Our Caffeine Buzz So ...
Hugh Jackman already has Broadway star, blockbuster superhero and "sexiest man alive" under his belt. Now, the triple threat is making a bigger name for himself among those who want to empower faraway farmers with their morning cup of joe. On June 4 ...
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