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Baby He.ro: Gorgeous Products and Inspiring Mission!

On a Mission

Many of the families in our Inspired Family community enjoy supporting a great mission, cause or company, which is often why they often choose to shop locally or support companies with a cause.   700 more words

Inspired Family Partners

April 4 2014: Stacey Toews of Level Ground Trading

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Level Ground Trading

On Monday, March 31, 2014, Stacey Toews, Co-founder and Communications Catalyst for Level Ground Trading visited Ten Thousand Villages Windsor to connect with staff and volunteers and the share stories of many small-scale farmers benefiting from direct fair trade through Level Ground. 200 more words

You Go Nestle Cocoa

Recently, I came across a fairly new Nestle innovation I couldn’t resist trying. It was the new Butterfinger Peanut Butter Cup and even though it was a Monday and I try to eat healthy (or relatively healthy may be a better way to put it) on weekdays, I bought said candy bar and devoured it as soon as I got back in my car. 462 more words

Fairtrade Standards: Challenging (channelling into?) the Mainstream

A couple of weeks ago, Professor of Marketing from the University of York’s Management School Bob Doherty gave a guest lecture at the School of Earth and Environment at Leeds. 821 more words

Consumer Matters

Bootstrapping independent coffee roasting on the Coffs Coast

Amelia Franklin

A version of this article first appeared in the Coffs Coast Advocate on Saturday 22nd June, 2013

Sugar and tea was said to be the fuel that drove forward the workers in the mills and factories of England, as it led the world into the industrial revolution. 696 more words

Coffs Coast

Fairytale Tote Bags

During my t-shirt printing adventures, a friend recommended an Australian fair-trade, eco-friendly printing company – OCC Apparel. As well as providing a range of printable clothing, they also sell tote bags! 102 more words