I guess you know I am already a fan of The Body Shop (and if you wish to know, this connect to the « Fair Trade Beauty » with this article). But I even become more a fan of this brand when I came to know about « Get Paper Industries » (a WFTO certified organization). Back in 2011, … Lire la suite Fairtrade packaging
Are you a brand working with sustainable suppliers? Are you a retailer looking to be in touch directly and producing a specific line of crafts with a sustainable supplier? What to do, where to research, where to find updated contacts and a way for you to make sure that you are dealing with serious and … Lire la suite Sourcing and cie
After this article where I presented you with my selection of favorite « Instagram accounts », here is my great selection on Youtube Channels! Justine Leconte Her Youtube channel is very interesting as in you will be falling into the world of Conscious fashion. Justine presents well each concept on preparing your collection, your line, but also … Lire la suite 5 favorite YouTube channels
Personally, this was my third time visiting the workshop or should I say the « humongous » production facility of Association for Craft Producers. This time was very special because I didn’t go for my research (referring to my master’s thesis), neither about of work with the buyers but with my students! It was very important for … Lire la suite Visiting ACP
I am glad to present you Fair Trade Connection, a communication agency dedicated on planning and creating great visuals, videos and communication strategies targeting the fair trade organizations, fair trade producers and as in general the social business organisations and entrepreneurs too. It was important for me to present you this great initiative launched in … Lire la suite Fair Trade Connection
I came across the website of the Italian fair trade retailer, called Altromercato (Alternative market in English), about the Altromercato Experience. It’s possible now that you travel and meet the artisan who made your crafts which you bought in the Altromercato shop(s) in Italy! To set up this new formula, the Italian fair trade retailer has … Lire la suite Buy their crafts and meet them
The living wage was introduced by the World Fair Trade Organization back in 2015. Since then, all the Fair Trade Organizations have to comply to this specific rule. Having said that, let’s be clear on how to we define a « Living wage », how do we set it up and how is it affecting the craft’s … Lire la suite Fair wage Vs Living Wage
Bon alors déjà que j’étais une grande fan de The Body Shop (il fait partie d’un article sur le top 3 du Fair Trade Beauty), cela a été une très belle suprise de trouver la fabrique « Get Paper Industries » (organisation labelisée WFTO) où les packagings The Body Shop sont fabriqués. C’était en 2011; je visitais … Lire la suite Fair trade packaging
Celebrating the World Fair Trade Day in Nepal! This year’ theme was focusing on creating humans chains for Fair Trade & the Planet. For the fair trade organizations, it took on the Durbar Square of Bakthapur on Saturday 6th of May; one week before the official day due to election’s time in Nepal. I did … Lire la suite Happy Fair Trade Day!
C’est mon coup de gueule de ce jour (ce sera aussi le premier…) Regardez bien les deux photos ci-dessous… Alors, oui on voit une petite différence entre les deux sacs, celui du bas est plus petit mais globalement, on reconnaît le design entre les deux photos. Voilà le constat que je me suis fait … Lire la suite Respectez les designs les amis!