1. Murals Honor the Farmers Behind Our Favorite Products, Benefits of Fair Trade

    The murals were part of a Fairtrade America campaign during October for Fair Trade Month, to raise awareness of Fairtrade’s positive impacts. Shoppers voiced their choice for Fairtrade and won various Fairtrade prizes.
    Sustainable Brands
  2. Fairtrade America Partners With Five Certified Brands To Encourage Shoppers To Choose Fairtrade This Holiday Season

    /PRNewswire/ -- Fairtrade America is the U.S. member organization of Fairtrade International, an independent, third party certification that betters the lives...
    prnewswire.com
  3. “European demand for organic Fairtrade bananas has been increasing”

    The market for Fairtrade and organic bananas has been growing in recent years. Dominican banana producer association BanaSplash works almost exclusively with Fairtrade and organic bananas and…
    freshplaza.com
  4. Ben & Jerry's partner with Fairtrade to help Ivorian cocoa farmers earn more

    Around 5,000 Fairtrade cocoa farmers in Ben & Jerry’s supply chain will receive approximately an additional $600,000 over the next year
    Voice Online
  5. Fairtrade International secures £15m Covid-19 relief funding for producers - Co-operative News

    The funding will be allocated to Fairtrade-certified producer organisations, including co-ops
    Co-operative News
  6. Ben & Jerry’s partners with Fairtrade to boost cocoa farmers’ incomes

    Cocoa farmers in Cote d’Ivoire are set to earn higher prices for their beans, as ice cream icon Ben & Jerry’s pledges to pay more to provide living incomes for cocoa farmers.
    confectionerynews.com
  7. KitKats in question: Nestlé’s ethical alternative fails to convince Fairtrade fans

    When food giant Nestlé announced it would stop sourcing some Fairtrade ingredients, it sparked much dismay. But was the move justified – and is it the beginning of the end for the Fairtrade mark?
    pioneerspost.com
  8. Fairtrade Foundation calls on UK government to tighten its new Environment Bill to tackle illegal deforestation in supply chains

    The Fairtrade Foundation has cautiously welcomed the UK government’s new Environment Bill, which includes measures prohibiting UK firms from selling products linked to illegal deforestation overseas.
    confectionerynews.com
  9. Fairtrade secures €15m from Europe in COVID-19 relief and recovery funds for its producers

    Government agencies and commercial organizations pledge financial support to provide direct support to producers on the frontline of the pandemic.
    confectionerynews.com
  10. Oxford fairtrade shop goes online in response to Covid-19

    A POPULAR fairtrade shop in the heart of Oxford has launched an online store to make ‘fair, sustainable and ethical’ shopping easier.
    Oxford Mail
  11. Pocklington’s Fairtrade group keen to highlight cause after Covid-19 hits events programme

    Pocklington’s Fairtrade group (Pocklington FLAG) is currently unable to run either its monthly Fairtrade stalls or any Christmas special events due to the Covid-19 restrictions.
    pocklingtonpost.co.uk
  12. UK falls in love again with Fairtrade bananas and coffee

    British public support for ethical label lifts sales of Fairtrade goods for the first time since 2013
    the Guardian
  13. Fairtrade only really benefits supermarkets. A rethink is needed | Ndongo Samba Sylla

    The Fairtrade movement offers too few benefits to rural producers of the global south, writes Ndongo Samba Sylla, a Senegalese development economist
    the Guardian
  14. Move by UK supermarkets threatens to bring Fairtrade crashing down

    Tesco is to join Sainsbury’s in changing the branding of some ‘fairly traded’ products
    the Guardian
  15. Fairtrade chief defends cocoa sourcing scheme with Cadbury owner

    Michael Gidney insists farmers will not be worse off under Cocoa Life partnership with Mondelēz
    the Guardian
  16. 'Profoundly disappointing': KitKat cuts ties with Fairtrade

    Fairtrade label guarantees farmers get a set minimum price and a financial bonus
    the Guardian
  17. Campaigners make their voices heard

    Protestors in the north-east have joined the Keep Kit Kat Fairtrade campaign.
    Grampian Online
  18. Problem Solved #16: FairTrade talks reclaiming its status in a crowded market

    To mark the launch of our new manifesto – setting out The Drum’s editorial mission to help readers solve their problems – we’re christening today Solutions Day on thedrum.com. And to set the tone, over the course of 24 hours our team of worldwide journalists will be spotlighting 24 recent examples of times when our industry demonstrated…