As Production Costs Soar, Fairtrade Raises Banana Prices in Support of Farmers

October 20, 2022 Fairtrade

Fairtrade has announced new minimum prices for bananas in an effort to cushion banana farmers from the impact of skyrocketing production and living costs.

Organto Adds Organic Fairtrade Bananas to Product Portfolio

September 9, 2021 Organto Foods

Organto Foods Inc., an integrated provider of organic and value-added organic fruits and vegetables announced that it has added fresh organic fairtrade bananas to its growing product portfolio.   

Fairtrade Launches Global ‘Bitter Sweet’ Campaign to Unwrap a Fairer Future for Cocoa Farmers

Fairtrade has unveiled a new global campaign, Bitter Sweet, featuring a stop-motion animation, “Unwrap a Fairer Future,” that literally unwraps the bitter truth behind unethical cocoa sourcing practices by some major chocolate manufacturers. From July 1-7, 2021, this global campaign will reach people in 22 countries leading up to the film’s global debut across Fairtrade’s owned social channels on World Chocolate Day, July 7, 2021.

Santa Barbara Smokehouse Becomes First Fair Trade USA Certified Smoked Salmon Manufacturer

The Santa Barbara Smokehouse, Inc. has become the world’s first smoked salmon producer to attain Fair Trade Certification and Fair Trade USA certified Seal, which signifies the products were grown, harvested, manufactured, and traded in ways that improve livelihoods and protect the environment.

FloraLife Express Clear ULTRA 200 and FloraLife Express Universal 300 Products Now Available in Fairtrade-Certified Formats

September 1, 2020 Smithers-Oasis

FloraLife, a division of Smithers-Oasis Company, is announcing the availability of its FloraLife® Clear ULTRA 200 and FloraLife® Express Universal 300 products in Fairtrade-certified formats.