5 tips for sustainable shopping beyond the grocery store
April 5, 2019, 3 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
If you're going to buy, buy smarter.
How many different kinds of grapes can you stuff into one bottle of wine?
April 19, 2017, 3:49 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
De Bos Rosé is handpicked, fair trade accredited and made from 47 different varietals of grapes.
World's most expensive pure chocolate is eaten with tongs
February 13, 2015, 2:51 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
To'ak Chocolate is fair trade, USDA organic-certified and exclusively sourced from rare cacao beans found in Ecuador.
Breyer's ice cream ditches the hormones, adds sustainable vanilla
February 4, 2015, 6:38 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
The popular brand will be made with non-rBST milk and cream, plus all its vanilla will be sustainably sourced.
That coffee Chick-fil-A is giving away all February? Small farmers in Central America were paid fairly for it
February 2, 2015, 11:40 a.m. by Robin Shreeves
The chicken chain is working with THRIVE to purchase coffee from farmers who can by-pass the middleman and get paid up to 10x more for their beans.
Harry Potter chocolate will be fair trade, thanks to fans
January 13, 2015, 4:36 p.m. by Laura Moss
The Harry Potter Alliance worked with J.K. Rowling and anti-slavery organizations to ensure all chocolate sold in the fictional wizard's name will reflect the values he fought for.
Where to find beautiful, functional, affordable fair trade kitchen items
February 17, 2014, 2 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
My Fair Trade Lady showcases fair trade items for the kitchen and beyond. Sales of the handmade products help improve the lives of artisans around the world.
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