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All Blog Posts Tagged 'Fair' (17)

Sales of Fair Trade Certified™ Products Up 75 Percent in 2011

(Cross post from 3BL Media)

OAKLAND, Calif. (March 6, 2012) – Fair Trade USA, the leading third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in the United States, today reports new data revealing that sales of Fair Trade Certified™ products grew a whopping 75 percent between Q1 and Q4 last…

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Added by David Martel on March 8, 2012 at 11:41am — No Comments

Fair Trade USA Unveils Redesigned Certification Label; Updates Multiple Ingredients Product Policy

Cross post from 3BLMedia

(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) Oakland, CA — January 18, 2012 — Fair Trade USA, the leading third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in the United States, today unveiled a newly redesigned certification label and significant revisions to its…

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Added by David Martel on January 31, 2012 at 11:48am — No Comments

Recipe of the Day: FAIR. Cocktails

Cross post from 3BLMedia - Recipe of the Day: FAIR. Cocktails

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Added by David Martel on November 14, 2011 at 2:48pm — No Comments

Fair Trade Provides Safe Drinking Water

Cross post from 3BLMedia

 

Fair Trade Provides Safe Drinking Water

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Added by David Martel on November 8, 2011 at 3:13pm — No Comments

Fair Trade USA and SCS Announce Joint Partnership to Offer High-Quality, Cost-Effective Fair Trade Certification

(Cross post from 3BL Media / the CSRfeed) San Francisco, CA - September 26, 2011 - Fair Trade USA, the leading nonprofit certifier of Fair Trade products in the United States, and Scientific Certification Systems (SCS), a globally-respected, independent…

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Added by David Martel on October 6, 2011 at 9:57am — No Comments

Fair Trade USA Names Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc. World’s Largest Purchaser of Fair Trade Certified Coffee

(Cross post from 3BL Media / theCSRfeed) Waterbury, VT and Oakland, CA - September 22, 2011 - Fair Trade USA, the leading third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in the United States has named Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc. (NASDAQ: GMCR), a leader in specialty coffee and coffee makers, the largest purchaser of Fair Trade…

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Added by David Martel on October 5, 2011 at 8:18am — No Comments

Fair Trade Certified Sales Up 63 Percent

(Cross post from 3BL Media/ theCSRfeed) Oakland, CA - September 21, 2011 - Fair Trade USA, the leading U.S. certifier of Fair Trade products, today released the latest SPINS sales figures, showing overwhelming growth across mainstream, gourmet and specialty grocery channels. The nonprofit organization also…

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Added by David Martel on October 4, 2011 at 9:00am — No Comments

blissmo and Fair Trade USA Partner to Launch Inaugural Fair Trade blissmobox for Fair Trade Month

(Cross post from 3BL Media/ theCSRfeed) September 13, 2011 - blissmo, the leading curator of exceptional organic and eco-friendly products via monthly boxes and flash-sales, today announced its partnership with Fair Trade USA,…

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Added by David Martel on September 25, 2011 at 3:06pm — No Comments

CSR Minute: Gardens for Good Contest Facebook Campaign Draws Big Response; H & M Joins Fair Wage Network

Cross post from 3BLMedia.

The Gardens for Good contest has received 10,000 votes and 30 applications from urban farms across America. The contest, sponsored by…

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Added by David Martel on September 7, 2011 at 1:56pm — No Comments

Fair Trade Means Quality Products

Cross post from 3BLMedia. 

Fair Trade Means Quality Products

At the heart of everything we do at Fair Trade USA is our ultimate goal to alleviate poverty…

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Added by David Martel on July 8, 2011 at 2:11pm — No Comments

Make More Than Change! Investors' Circle Venture Fair & Forum Registration Now Open

 

(Cross Post from 3BL Media / theCSRfeed) March 31, 2011 - JP Morgan has issued a report stating that impact investment (capital for companies that are both for-profit and have demonstrable solutions to social and environmental issues), currently a $50 billion asset industry, is set to jump to $500 billion over the next three…

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Added by David Martel on April 2, 2011 at 4:17pm — No Comments

CSRminute: Hanes Compliance Program Accredited by Fair Labor Association; APICS the Association for Operations Management Uses UN Global Compact Guidelines

This is a cross post from 3BLMedia.

Hello, I’m Emily Polk, and these are your CSR Minute headlines for Monday, December 6th:

Hanes brands’ global social compliance program has been accredited by the Fair Labor Association, a workers’ rights group. To earn the accreditation, Hanes was required to meet 10 standards, including internal monitoring of facilities and submitting to unannounced independent monitoring audits. The Fair Labor…

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Added by David Martel on December 6, 2010 at 8:20pm — No Comments

Modern Day Child Slavery & The U.S. Dept. Of Labor

Last week the Department of Labor released a report on goods produced around the world by child-labor and forced-labor. You probably didn't hear much about it in the news, because let's face it - large corporations own the media. You aren't going to hear much truth there, especially about the business practices of our corporations and the true sources of all of our beloved low-priced goods we love to buy in big box stores! For more on this story… Continue

Added by Andrew Warner on September 18, 2009 at 12:30pm — No Comments

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