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SDGs report

The Fairtrade Foundation welcomes a report by MPs urging the UK Government to take a leading role in implementing the UN's new Global Goals which aim to tackle poverty. 

Ferrero announcement

8 June 2016: Italian confectionery company Ferrero will double the amount of cocoa it purchases from Fairtrade farmers – to 40,000 metric tonnes over the next three years. Speaking at the World Cocoa Conference, Ferrero also announced a new collaboration with Fairtrade on cane sugar, with plans to source 20,000 metric tonnes of Fairtrade cane sugar between mid-2016 and 2019.

First Partners For Fairtrade Textile Standard and Programme

The first textile manufacturers to sign up to the new Fairtrade Textile Standard have announced their commitment at the Ethical Fashion Show in Berlin. The Fairtrade approach is the first of its kind to cover people working throughout the supply chain from seed cotton to finished textile products. In addition, the Textile Programme helps factories and workers to improve their social and environmental impacts.

ASDA AND TESCO RECEIVE 100k REQUESTS FOR FAIRTRADE BANANAS

Public call for Asda and Tesco to switch their bananas to Fairtrade

Low prices to UK dairy farmers parallels with Fairtrade concerns

Fairtrade says it is time to stop pitting farmers and shoppers against each other and address the imbalance of power in supply chains

FAIRTRADE SALES HOLD STEADY DESPITE SUPERMARKET PRICE WARS

Despite deflation in the grocery sector, early estimates based on the first three-quarters of the year suggest Fairtrade sales held steady in 2014

Fairtrade Fortnight 2015 - Choose products that change lives

Fairtrade Fortnight 2015, 23 February – 8 March, will celebrate the power of everyday choices by telling the other half of a product’s story – the producer’s – to show the difference Fairtrade makes.

Fairtrade unveils nationwide push to promote Fairtrade Gold jewellery

The Fairtrade Foundation today unveiled an exciting new initiative as part of its Fairtrade Gold campaign, tagged ‘I DO’, to stamp out practices that have tarnished the jewellery industry’s reputation.  

Shoppers expect business and government to make food fairer

Two in three people believe farmers are underpaid but 58% would pay more if they knew producers received fairer prices Majority of public recognise that more must be done to ensure the future sustainability of food