Choose Fairtrade. Press Kit

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Fairtrade means trust

Fairtrade America betters the lives of farmers and workers in Global South by inspiring businesses to implement and certify ethical production practices and assisting shoppers in making informed purchasing decisions. Fairtrade America is the US chapter of Fairtrade International, the global leader in fair trade standards with more than three decades of experience working for more equitable trading practices in over 100 countries.

A non-profit 501(c)3 organization, Fairtrade America is a member of the world’s largest and most recognized fair trade system—part of a global movement for change.

Every trip to the grocery store is a new opportunity to choose the world you want.

Kate Stritzinger, Director of Marketing and External Relations of Fairtrade America