Posts Tagged ‘fair trade coffee’


Fair Trade Coffee

What is Fair Trade coffee? Where does it come from and who makes it? Is it organic coffee or is it a gourmet coffee brand? Is Fair Trade a good cup or coffee or just an expensive one? Fair Trade Coffee The idea behind Fair Trade coffee is provide a price floor for small scale […]

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Most Popular Coffee Brands

While we would prefer that everyone drank healthy organic coffee the fact of the matter is that the most popular coffee brands are somewhat more common. Fortune wrote about the top 5 American brands. High-end, fair-trade, organic coffee beans might seem to be the only kind of coffee people drink now, but it turns out […]

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International Coffee Day

The first International Coffee Day was October 1, 2015. Sponsored by the International Coffee Association this day is meant to promote fair trade coffee and raise awareness of the plight of coffee growers. The promoters hope to make this a yearly event. Your favorite coffee shop may offer free cups of coffee but don’t expect […]

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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 Vs Regular Coffee – Intro

The Fair Trade movement is twofold: one part social movement, one part economic- all aimed at assisting producers in developing nations around the world get liveable wages and working conditions.The movement is about advocating for a fair price to producers for their goods, in the form of specific environmental and social standards. The principal focus […]

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