Fair Trade Month

Fair Trade Month

October is the 8th annual Fair Trade Month in the United States.  Throughout the month, conscious consumers and ethically-minded brands will unite to celebrate and promote Fair Trade. A variety of education events, in-store sampling programs and online initiatives have been planned to help increase awareness and sales of Fair Trade Certified products, ultimately leading to greater impact for farmers and workers in developing countries.

The theme for Fair Trade Month 2011 is Every Purchase Matters

So how will you celebrate Fair Trade Month?

Content from this campaign

Barton Seaver Cooks Up a Fair Trade Meal: Yukon River Salmon with Coral Red Jasmine Rice Pilaf
National Geographic Fellow, TV show host, cookbook author and celebrity chef Barton Seaver is an influential voice in the culinary world--not only because of his natural talent in the kitchen, but also because of his passion for sustainable foods. He embraces an entirely new kind of casual cooking featuring seafood that hasn’t been overfished or...
Oct 6, 2011 7:00 PM ET
Fair Trade Products Just a Click Away With New “Fair Trade Finder” Application
October is Fair Trade Month in the United States.  The month will be marked by education events, in-store sampling programs and online initiatives designed to increase awareness and sales of Fair Trade Certified products, ultimately leading to greater impact for farmers and workers in developing countries. The theme for the national awareness effort is Every Purchase Matters. ...
Oct 4, 2011 9:09 AM ET
A Cup a Day is the Sustainable Way
It can be easy to forget that small steps can make a big impact. Throughout Fair Trade Month, we are asking you to make Every Purchase Matter. We see the effect that Fair Trade purchases in the...
Oct 3, 2011 6:45 PM ET
blissmo and Fair Trade USA Partner to Launch Inaugural Fair Trade blissmobox for Fair Trade Month
Fair Trade blissmobox gives consious consumers a fun way to discover high-quality products that imrpove lives and protect the environment.  
Sep 13, 2011 8:45 AM ET

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