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Equal Exchange Remains at the Forefront of the Fair Trade Movement
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Equal Exchange Remains at the Forefront of the Fair Trade Movement

In celebration of World Fair Trade Day (May 9 this year), we’re spotlighting Equal Exchange, a unique worker-owned company that has been at the ...

What Does Fair Trade Mean?
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What Does Fair Trade Mean?

The fair-trade movement has been around for decades, and has grown into a global alliance of activists, brands, farmers, and consumers who strive to ...

Get Fair Trade Shopping Tips From Dr. Bronner’s and Fair World Project
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Get Fair Trade Shopping Tips From Dr. Bronner’s and Fair World Project

With October Fair Trade Month wrapping up, it’s a good time to reflect on why purchasing fair trade products matters and review some tips for how to ...

How Dr. Bronner’s Fair Trade Practices Empower Communities in Ghana
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How Dr. Bronner’s Fair Trade Practices Empower Communities in Ghana

What if there was a way for you, as a consumer, to support local businesses, help reduce poverty, and enable independent artisans to share their work ...

Thrive Tries It: Can a Single Product Replace 18 Different Household Items?
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Thrive Tries It: Can a Single Product Replace 18 Different Household Items?

Given all the research that we’re not as good at multitasking as we think we are, I vowed to try and break the habit. But, that ...

How Every Dollar You Spend on Groceries Impacts a Farmworker
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How Every Dollar You Spend on Groceries Impacts a Farmworker

Over the weekend, I moderated a panel discussion about modern agriculture’s impact on the land, as well as the people who work it ...

Organic Skin Care Products
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Organic Skin Care Products

Experts say the body absorbs up to 60 percent of what you put on your skin. So if you’re all about eating organic, should you care about switching ...

Coconut Oil 101: What You Need to Know
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Coconut Oil 101: What You Need to Know

By now, we’ve all been trained to carefully check nutrition labels and scour ingredient lists. But even so, packaging can sometimes still ...

We Love Coconut Oil So Much We Decided to Make Our Own
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We Love Coconut Oil So Much We Decided to Make Our Own

At Thrive Market, we take our coconut oil seriously. From oil pulling to DIY body scrubs to cooking, we know it’s the ultimate, all-natural ...

A Global Chocolate Shortage Looms, But Here’s How You Can Help Stop It
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A Global Chocolate Shortage Looms, But Here’s How You Can Help Stop It

For most of us, a world without chocolate is a pretty bleak scenario. No candy bars. No brownies. No hot cocoa. The ...

Maca’s Incredible Journey From Mountaintops to the Mainstream
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Maca’s Incredible Journey From Mountaintops to the Mainstream

The road to maca starts at sea level, in Lima, Peru. From there, Kipp Stroden, CEO of Essential Living Foods, rides a specially tuned car up a ...

Fair Trade: What You Need To Know
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Fair Trade: What You Need To Know

What’s not to like about the phrase “fair trade,” right? Lots of you probably look for it when you reach for your morning coffee ...

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