Caption: Shannon O'Neill From left, Monika Ostrowidzki, Casey Gallagher and Andreia Marcuccio promote Siena Students for Fair
Trade at a college-wide club fair in September 2013 at Siena College in Loudonville, N.Y.
Though buyers pay more for Fair
Trade products, the consumer doesn't, necessarily.
It is not possible for Fair
Trade to guarantee the quantities that will be bought at the guaranteed price." And when market demand falls, Mohan notes, fair trade buyers can easily escape their purchasing commitments without suffering any retaliation.
"We think it bodes well for the long-term success of Fair Trade that during the past five years awareness levels have more than quadrupled," says Stacy Geagan Wagner, director of marketing and public relations for Fair
If you would like to help support Wales' position as the first Fair Trade Nation and make a real difference to the lives of producers in developing countries please visit www.fairtradewales.com Elen Jones National Coordinator for Fair
However, a number of modest and unrelated recent events suggest that the funeral for fair
use might be a bit premature.
certifying agency for Fair
Trade Certified products, together with retailers, product licensees, and grass-roots coalitions across the United States.
She refuted claims that supermarkets charge a premium for fair
trade wine to wangle more money from ethically conscious consumers.
It ensures that IFAT members are trustworthy in their commitment to fair trade and consists of self-assessment against a set of Standards for Fair
Trade Organizations, mutual review between trading partners and external verification.
There is a growing market for Fair
Trade products across several food categories.