2 million farmers and workers worldwide are Fairtrade certified
100+ countries participate in the Fairtrade system
30,000+ products carry the Fairtrade Mark
Fairtrade is good for business
Now—more than ever—consumers care about the story behind the products they buy. Issues like fair incomes, environmental practices and human rights are top of mind. Fairtrade Certification is a powerful way to prioritize the lives of farmers and workers in your supply chain, all while strengthening your relationship with shoppers.
As the U.S. branch of the Fairtrade International, we have the experience, network and targeted support you are looking for in your journey to ethical sourcing.
Ben & Jerry's
Fairtrade is about making sure people get their fair share of the pie. The whole concept of Fairtrade goes to the heart of our values and the sense of right and wrong. Nobody wants to buy something that was made by exploiting somebody else.
Endangered Species Chocolate
"Endangered Species Chocolate is committed to crafting delicious premium chocolate while supporting species, habitat, and humanity." - Curt Vander Meer, CEO of Endangered Species Chocolate
Starbucks is one of the largest purchasers of Fairtrade Certified coffee in the world, bringing Fairtrade to coffee lovers across the globe.
I started at Divine 20 years ago so of course there are many things that I know now that it would have been useful to know then. Knowing that Fairtrade would become so mainstream would have been very reassuring - as we were doing something very bold and taking a leap of faith. - Sophi Tranchell, CEO of Divine Chocolate
“Tony’s Chocolonely has a big mission: to make 100% slave free the norm in chocolate. We can’t do it alone, which is why our partnership with Fairtrade is that much more important." - Dena, Former US Marketing Manager at Tony's Chocolonely
We're in this together
Fair trade needs shoppers and businesses to stand up in solidarity with the people who grow their food. Join us in fighting for better wages, decent working conditions and eco-friendly farming practices.Get involved