Fairtrade Fortnight 2021

Good news for all our Fairtrade customers: together we have raised over £12,000 for the Fairtrade Foundation. That’s just from the levy we pay. Coffee farmers get a lot more than that due to the guaranteed floor on the price paid by importers and processers like Coffee Plant for Fairtrade Coffee. For more on where the money goes, you…

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Nestle’s KitKats no longer Fair Trade

That’s the bad news, but there is good news too, a massive public reaction that has seen 250,000 signatures collected. MPs have spoken out too, with the All-Party Parliamentary Group for Fairtrade condemning this decision strongly, after grilling Nestlé representatives in Parliament. Nestle have not been shamed into reversing their decision but say they will maintain some Fairtrade values…

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