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Fair Trade Made Simple: Pt. 3

Fair Trade Made Simple: Pt. 3

What connection has society created between consumerism and poverty alleviation? How do our purchasing habits affect ourselves and our globe? In this months post, we explore the impact consumption has had on Western society and what fair trade can do to change it.
Moving Forward From The FTF Conference

Moving Forward From The FTF Conference

 The conference this past week has been a tremendously eye opening experience. I met a number of motivated, passionate, and caring individuals who have dedicated their lives to affirming the necessity of fair trade.
Fair Trade Made Simple: Pt. 2

Fair Trade Made Simple: Pt. 2

As touched upon in my previous post, fair trade appears to me as a motion, “of modern principles within the sphere of commerce.” This movement is not solely reliant upon the actual exchange of goods, but also on the vibrancy with which it is endowed. Within the domain of fair trade, there is an undeniably mystical happenstance that occurs when people from two distinct cultures mutually work to achieve the same end.

 

#FairTuesday

#FairTuesday

Who does your purchase empower on #FairTuesday? Photo Credit: http://www.fairtuesday.com/ After Thanksgiving feasts have taken place and football i...
What you missed at NY Now!

What you missed at NY Now!

Hello Fair Trade Family! We were so happy to see our friends who made it out to the NY Now Trade Show last week. It was great to catch up with you ...
Om Chime is great for outdoors or in a yoga studio!

Introducing Our New 2017-18 Fair Trade Collection

Collaborating with artisans and using feedback from customers is a great way to understand trends and get a feel for what customers want in new pro...