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May 07, 2013, 08:49 ET New Mother's Day Campaign Celebrates the Inspirational Women of Fair Trade $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

 Celebrating Mother's Day this year can bring added rewards when shoppers honor mothers from around the world through their Fair Trade...


Oct 25, 2012, 15:19 ET Imports of Fair Trade Certified Produce on the Rise $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

 Fair Trade USA, the leading third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in the United States, today announced significant growth and...


Oct 01, 2012, 10:01 ET October is Fair Trade Month: Celebrities, brands, retailers and community organizers unite to celebrate and promote Fair Trade $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

 Fair Trade USA, the leading certifier of Fair Trade products in North America, kicked off the ninth-annual Fair Trade Month today with the...


Apr 13, 2012, 20:43 ET Fair Trade USA and Partners Drive Record Growth in Coffee Imports, Returning $17 Million in Premiums to Farming Communities $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

 Fair Trade USA, the leading third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in the United States, today published its 2011 Almanac. New data...


Mar 06, 2012, 11:00 ET Sales of Fair Trade Certified™ Products Up 75 Percent in 2011 $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

 Fair Trade USA, the leading third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in the United States, today reports new data revealing that sales of...


Jan 18, 2012, 09:00 ET Fair Trade USA Unveils Redesigned Certification Label; Updates Multiple Ingredients Product Policy $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

 Fair Trade USA, the leading third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in the United States, today unveiled a newly redesigned...


Oct 04, 2011, 14:12 ET Fair Trade Products Just a Click Away With New "Fair Trade Finder" Application $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

This October, conscious consumers and ethically-minded brands will unite to celebrate the eighth annual Fair Trade Month in the United States. The...


Sep 28, 2011, 09:00 ET Fair Trade USA Reduces Fees for Coffee Roasters $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Fair Trade USA, the leading nonprofit certifier of Fair Trade products in the United States, recently introduced a new innovation strategy entitled...


Sep 21, 2011, 18:00 ET Fair Trade Certified Sales Up 63 Percent $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

 Fair Trade USA, the leading U.S. certifier of Fair Trade products, today released the latest SPINS sales figures, showing overwhelming growth...


Sep 19, 2011, 09:00 ET Fair Trade USA Announces Innovation Strategy to Double Impact for Farming Communities by 2015 $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Fair Trade USA, the leading U.S. certifier of Fair Trade products, today launched a new innovation strategy – Fair Trade for All –...


Jul 27, 2011, 17:08 ET Fair Trade USA Joins Global Coffee Quality Research Initiative to Help Small Farmers Face Climate Change $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Fair Trade USA, the leading third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in the United States, and the Global Coffee Quality Research Initiative...


Apr 26, 2011, 06:00 ET Fair Trade Certified Organic Imports Skyrocket $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Fair Trade USA, the leading third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in the United States, today releases its 2010 Almanac. With more than...


Apr 25, 2011, 12:24 ET Research Reveals Increased Consumer Demand for Fair Trade Certified-Labeled Products $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Fair Trade USA, the leading third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in the United States, reports new findings which confirm that the...


Mar 07, 2011, 10:54 ET Mainstream Consumers Drive Fair Trade Certified Sales Up 24 Percent $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Fair Trade USA, the leading third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in the United States, today reports new data to confirm that mainstream...


Feb 15, 2011, 09:00 ET USAID, Green Mountain Coffee, and Fair Trade USA Biodiversity Initiative Supports Economic and Social Development for Brazilian Coffee Farmers $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), Green Mountain Coffee®, and Fair Trade USA today announce a new partnership to promote...


Dec 01, 2010, 06:00 ET Fair Trade USA Launches First Ethical Fashion Certification Label $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Plenty of fashion brands call themselves fair, but a label that ensures fairness from the cotton field to your hanger hasn't been on the shelves......


Nov 17, 2010, 12:00 ET Fair Trade Up, Charitable Giving Down $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Fair Trade USA, the leading third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in the United States, today announces U.S. import and premium data from...


Nov 10, 2010, 15:53 ET USAID, Walmart, Fair Trade USA and SEBRAE-Minas Gerais Announce Winners of the 2010 Fair Trade Certified Cupping Competition in Brazil $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Winners of this week's Brazilian Fair Trade Certified coffee cupping competition have been announced. Carmo Barbosa Fernandes of the producer...


Oct 14, 2010, 08:00 ET Fair Trade Certified Sales Up 30 Percent in Grocery Stores $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Fair Trade USA, the leading third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in the United States, celebrates National Fair Trade Awareness Month with...


Sep 29, 2010, 20:16 ET October is National Fair Trade Awareness Month $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

October is Fair Trade Month, and Fair Trade USA (formerly TransFair USA), the leading third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in the United...


Sep 16, 2010, 03:00 ET TransFair USA Changes Name to Fair Trade USA $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

TransFair USA, the leading third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in the United States, today announces that the nonprofit organization will...