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Tell Ghirardelli: Fair Trade your chocolate by 2015

Fair trade is the only way to stop environmental destruction, poverty, and child labor for cocoa.

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It’s Valentine’s Day, and in supermarkets, drug stores and specialty shops across the country, shelves are lined with chocolates of every…Read More

Help Save the Cocoa Industry – Buy Fair Trade Certified Chocolate This Valentine's Day

Triple Pundit: People, Planet, Profit
This is part of a series on “The Future of Fair Trade,” written in collaboration with Fair Trade USA. A 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organization, Fair Trade USA is the leading third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in the United States. To follow along with the rest of the series, click here. Raul Zambrano, from Ecuador, scoops cacao beans…Read More
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Nestlé, Cargill and ADM face child slavery case
Three Malian men have won the right to bring their civil child slavery case against Nestlé, Cargill and Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) to Californian courts. The cocoa suppliers and manufacturer are accused of aiding and abetting the luring of the men across the border from Mali to the Ivory Coast in the 1990s, where the then children worked…Read More
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