Archive for June, 2011


Shade Grown Coffee – Intro

Specialty coffee comes from the top 20 percent highest quality Arabica coffee grown and harvested from select coffee growing regions around the world. Shade grown coffee is cultivated primarily for the specialty, gourmet coffee markets. There are many benefits derived from shade grown coffee practices. For example, For more information on shade grown coffee click [...]

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Fair Trade Products – Intro

Over the past few years, people have become more and more aware of fair trade and sustainability projects. Fair Trade is defined as a social project in which people from first-world countries believe that farmers and craft makers from third world countries should be paid the same amount as they would be paid for their [...]

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Fair Trade Coffee Starbucks – Intro

It seems that Starbucks is jumping on the Fair Trade bandwagon all over the world, and they recently have started serving Fair Trade cappuccinos and lattes in Ireland and the UK. They have chosen to offer 100% Fair Trade coffee that is certified within all of their espresso drinks, which means that any cappuccino, mocha, [...]

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Shade Grown Organic Coffee

With shade grown organic coffee the consumer gets healthy organic coffee and the grower preserves the natural environment. First of all shade grown organic coffee is a return to historic and time tested growing techniques. Natural coffee strains grow best in partial or total shade. In fact, many plants dry out and die if planted [...]

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Organic Fair Trade Coffee – Intro

Gourmet coffee isn’t just about the holidays anymore although the best sales are during those few weeks and months. Many people will buy high quality coffee yet not realize where it came from, what types of beans are in it, or all the great prices and discounts offered. Here are a few of the most [...]

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Fair Trade Coffee Prices – Intro

Coffee cooperatives are organizations collectively owned by their members, mostly coffee producers and workers. Members share a common vested interest in the coop’s success for the benefit of present and future generations. Each coop has a board of directors and other governing members that perform administrative tasks, manage resources, and promote safety, health, and education [...]

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Fair Trade Coffee Companies – Intro

Knowing Fair Trade and Certified Organic chocolate companies Today, there are more fair trade chocolate companies and brands specializing in organic chocolate ingredients than ever. Whether you’re looking for chocolate gifts for a special occasion or a quick snack for the road, your eco-shopping trip will be much less hassle today that it would have [...]

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Fair Trade Coffee Brands – Intro

Knowing Fair Trade and Certified Organic chocolate companies Today, there are more fair trade chocolate companies and brands specializing in organic chocolate ingredients than ever. Whether you’re looking for chocolate gifts for a special occasion or a quick snack for the road, your eco-shopping trip will be much less hassle today that it would have [...]

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Fair Trade Coffee – Intro

Fair trade coffee seems to have in the last few years grown in popularity among coffee lovers and if you get to a coffee bar you will realize plenty of them present their logo in order to inform you that selected products are actually 100% ethical. Nevertheless ever thought about just what it’s all about? [...]

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Organic Nescafe – Intro

Traditional coffee like Folders and the popular Spanish brand Nescafe have maintained that familiar, consistent great taste over the years. Despite pesticides and fertilizers harvested in the large, commercial coffee plantations they grow on, it manages to suit an average person’s tastes as evident by its sales. In justifying the high prices for organic coffee, [...]

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