Summer 2011
It’s Only Fair By Lin Grensing Pophal

Principles of Fair Trade

Fair Trade Federation members fully commit to nine principles:

To create opportunities for economically and socially marginalized producers

To develop transparent and accountable relationships

To build capacity

To promote fair trade

To pay promptly and fairly

To support safe and empowering working conditions

To ensure the rights of children

To cultivate environmental stewardship

To respect cultural identity

Article Resources

Wholesalers

Global Handmade Hope
847.720.4084
globalhandmadehope.com

Mr. Ellie Pooh
701.746.1489
mrelliepooh.com

Terressentials
301.371.7333
terressentials.com

World Shoppe
312.560.2715
world-shoppe.com

Retailers

Katherine Bissell
Greenheart
Chicago, IL
greenheartshop.org

Kelsey Carlson
Green Nest
Culpeper, VA
greennestva.blogspot.com

Industry Experts

Carmen Iezzi
Fair Trade Federation
202.636.3547
fairtradefederation.org

Additional Resources

Africology
africology-uk.com

Aid Through Trade
800.980.9471
aidthroughtrade.com

A Mano Trading Company
707.996.4920
amanotrading.com

Amias Project
888.334.7559
amias.org

Andean Collection
718.388.3862
theandeancollection.com

Bagala Beads
817.201.5683
bagalabeads.com

Bamboula
800.926.0331
bamboulaltd.com

Basket Africa
800.766.6049
basketafrica.com

Baskets of Africa
800.504.4656
basketsofafrica.com

Baskets of Cambodia
866.774.8800
basketsofcambodia.com

Bolga Baskets International
866.479.2351
africanbaskets.biz

Caribbean Craft
caribbean-craft.com

Creative Women
802.658.1211
creativewomen.net

Culturas Trading Company
512.295.4171
culturastrade.com

Escama Studio
415.595.1118
escamastudio.com

Global Crafts
globalcraftsb2b.com

Global Goods Partners
212.461.3647
globalgoodspartners.org

Global Mamas
800.338.3032
globalmamas.org

Handmade Expressions
512.535.5228
handmadeexpressions.net

India Handicrafts Inc.
651.582.0525
ihionline.com

Inter-American Trading
800.279.4534
i-at.com

Jamtown
jamtown.com

Kheops International
800.215.8705
kheopsinternational.com

Louise’s Daughter
585.734.0876
louisesdaughter.com

Manos de Madres
901.680.9889
manosdemadres.org

Minga Fair Trade Imports
262.248.8790
mingaimports.com

My Bolga Baskets
386.801.4513
mybolgabaskets.com

Nimba Traders
610.623.5076
nimbatraders.com

One World Projects Inc.
585.343.4490
oneworldprojects.com

Putumayo World Music
212.625.1400
putumayo.com

Revy Direct
216.765.8117
revydirect.com

Sol Fair Trade
206.307.1738
solfairtrade.com

South American Imports
800.448.2721
southamericanimports.com

Spiral Foundation
310.459.6671
spiralfoundation.org

The Leakey Collection
877.532.5392
leakeycollection.com

The Tao of Tea
503.736.0198
taooftea.com

Tokoloshe Ltd.
866.275.6844
tokoloshe.ca

Wild Boar Creek
410.672.7981
wildboarcreek.com

World of Good
510.528.8400
worldofgoodinc.com

Worldwide Import Export Inc.
973.365.5800
wwiec.com

Lin Grensing Pophal

Lin Grensing-Pophal is a freelance business journalist in Chippewa Falls, WI. She writes about marketing and business management issues for national and trade publications and is the author of Marketing With the End in Mind (IABC, 2005).




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