Fair Trade USA Calls Attention to Farmworker Awareness Week

March 24, 2021 Fair Trade USA

As essential farmworkers continue to be directly affected by the ongoing health, social, and economic challenges brought on by COVID-19, Fair Trade USA strives to highlight the hard-working farmworkers to help facilitate greater awareness around the issues they face and the industry crisis.

Kvarøy Arctic is the First Fair Trade USA Certified Farmed Fin Fish

March 11, 2021 Kvarøy Arctic

Kvarøy Arctic, the third-generation sustainable Atlantic salmon producer from Norway, is the first fin fish farm globally to receive the valued Fair Trade USA certification after a rigorous vetting process of the farm’s social, environmental and economic impacts.

Giumarra, Fair Trade USA Join Forces at PMA Fresh Summit to Educate Retailers on Program Strengths to Augment Sustainability Efforts and Gain Consumer Support

October 13, 2020 Giumarra Companies

The Giumarra Companies, in partnership with Fair Trade USA, announces an educational “Ask Us Anything: Fair Trade” webinar to take place during Produce Marketing Association’s (PMA) Fresh Summit virtual event.

Freska Produce Fair Trade USA is Gaining Momentum

Mangos produced in Mexico from Freska Produce International will bear the logo of the Fair Trade USA certification, the company will be able to help ensure that basic human rights for farmers and workers are enforced. Farmers and workers earn extra money with every sale.

Wholesum Brings Industry Together to Build Fair Trade Project in Mexico

May 3, 2019 Wholesum

To close out National Volunteer month, Wholesum™ celebrates the completion of their third Fair Trade support project – Healthy Start Los Janos. Key customers, partners and industry friends came together to build a kitchen at the local kindergarten in the Wholesum farming community of Los Janos, Sonora, Mexico. The kitchen will serve no-cost nutritious meals for the students, addressing an impending need identified by the workers.