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Cadbury’s and the Future of Fairtrade

November 29, 2016

Here’s what Traidcraft Chief Executive, Robin Roth has to say on the matter:


What's your favourite toy?

November 28, 2016

You can tell a lot about a person from their favourite toy... that's what makes this photo series so powerful.


Is Black Friday Dead?

November 23, 2016

On this special episode of the Traidcraft Podcast we talk to UK retail experts to get an insight into the past, present and future of Black Friday...


Stir Up Sunday – an alternative way to kick-start your Christmas

November 18, 2016

We eat 25 million Christmas puddings a year - but what did we lose when we stopped making them ourselves?


A Fair Retirement

November 16, 2016 - Tessa Bees, Fair Trader Team

‘Grey hair is a crown of glory’ says Proverbs, so why do western societies worship youth and ignore the elderly?


Stick a Little Reminder on Yourself

November 15, 2016

Imagine what good we might do, if we all chose a day to be our own ‘Show You Care Day’, and chose to actively make a difference to one other person’s day.


Traditional Christmas cards are the nation’s favourite festive greeting

November 10, 2016

Despite the popularity of smartphones, traditional handwritten Christmas cards top social media messages and text messages as the nation’s favourite festive greeting.


Traidcraft's Christmas Appeal 2016

November 09, 2016

Farmers are struggling with poor harvests and a vulnerable climate - but you can help this Christmas.



Make money AND do good this Christmas – in 3 pretty simple steps

November 03, 2016

How sharing some catalogues this year could improve your bank balance, make a positive change in the world and help you have a really special Christmas.


20,000-strong Justice Matters petition handed in at 10 Downing Street

November 03, 2016 - Emilie Schultze, Campaigns Officer

Finally the day arrived – the Justice Matters petition was delivered to the Prime Minister at 10 Downing Street!