Archive | April, 2012

Gas cap check at Earth Fest in Concord – Salisbury Post

Educational exhibits on sustainability, ecology and green practices will be part of the event as will vendor booths with products and services such as organic produce, fair trade gifts, eco-fashions and items made from renewable resources. The Earth Fe…

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British chocolate maker includes Easter story with treats – Ecumenical News International

The company also assures customers that it adheres to fair trade principles under the Fairtrade organization … and the winner’s egg is the one that rolls the farthest. Eggs as gifts to pagan gods at the end of winter were common in pre-Roman Britain.

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Bargains and gifts galore for visitors to annual lifestyle fair – star.com.my

To be held from April 5 to 8 at the Putra World Trade Centre, the exhibition will feature more than … The first 500 visitors every day will receive Tupperware container, while guaranteed gifts such as microwavable food container, cappuccino cups …

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Why Children are Inspiring Social Movements – Huffington Post

As a result she created Goody Goodies to sell fair-trade products both online and at her mother’s … water instead of birthday gifts, children want to better understand how they can make a positive impact on the world. Which begs my next question: How…

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Law centres have always struggled to survive – now they must adapt or die – The Guardian

Hayes says that there could be premium or a supporters’ rate for “the kind of people who would buy fair trade coffee or their Christmas cards from Oxfam”. But she added: “Our primary purpose is to meet a social need.”

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Customers getting a bumpy ride when booking plane tickets – Belfast Telegraph

As far as I can see, this is identical to cases investigated by the Office of Fair Trading last year … I was given £150 worth of Jet2 gift vouchers for my birthday in January. I looked at the Jet2 website to see where we could go for either a weeken…

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