Archive | January, 2012

Turning to pawn: Strapped households cash in gold, as pawnbrokers see booming business – This is Money

for your ‘unwanted’ jewellery. However, some of these businesses have come under criticism, with the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) investigating last year after complaints of poor prices and melting gold without a price being agreed first. But the r…

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Executive Director of Fairtrade Canada Steps Down

After six years in the position, Rob Clarke has resigned his position as Executive Director of Fairtrade Canada, effective January 25, 2012. Fairtrade Canada will soon begin a recruitment process for a new Executive Director, while the organization’s management team continues to handle operational matters in the interim. At lot of change has come to […]

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Soup of Success sells Super Bowl gift baskets in Indianapolis – Elkhart Truth

About 160 Soup of Success Super Bowl-themed gift baskets are being sold at Global Gifts, a fair-trade store similar to Goshen’s Ten Thousand Villages. Global Gifts is located on Massachusetts Avenue, about 1.5 miles away from Lucas Oil Stadium …

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Soup of Success sells Super Bowl gift baskets in Indianapolis – Elkhart Truth

About 160 Soup of Success Super Bowl-themed gift baskets are being sold at Global Gifts, a fair-trade store similar to Goshen’s Ten Thousand Villages. Global Gifts is located on Massachusetts Avenue, about 1.5 miles away from Lucas Oil Stadium …

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Comics feast on tap for Taipei book fair visitors – eTaiwan News

puppet shows and gift-giving games, the fair organizer said. A “cosplay” contest, in which participants dress as characters in comic books, will also take place at the fair at the Taipei World Trade Center. Yumiko Igarashi, author of the popular Japane…

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Statue attack was a ‘deplorable’ act – Scarborough Today

Mr Stanyon said: “The statue is a good idea and to have some seminal art in our resorts is great.” Mrs Stanyon added: “Unfortunately you will always get the minority who spoil it for the majority.” Cllr David Jeffels, Scarborough Council’s …

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Soup of Success sells Super Bowl gift baskets in Indianapolis – Elkhart Truth

About 160 Soup of Success Super Bowl-themed gift baskets are being sold at Global Gifts, a fair-trade store similar to Goshen’s Ten Thousand Villages. Global Gifts is located on Massachusetts Avenue, about 1.5 miles away from Lucas Oil Stadium …

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