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Fair-Trade, why it matters!

Another year is in the books and 2020 is upon us. For us at Ella Ember, 2019 has been a very important year. One of the main things we have achieved in 2019 is the membership to the Fair-Trade Federation.  To become a member, applicants must submit thorough documentation describing the organization’s relationships with producer partners and efforts to provide good work conditions, fair wages, safety, environmental sensitivity, financial transparency, and more. Completion of this rigorous screening process provides an important mark of distinction not only for us as applicants, but also for shoppers interested in supporting an entire business for its fair-trade practices rather than simply purchasing a fair-trade product. One of the FTF main goals is to give...

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