Arrow
Arrow
Slider

Make it a Fairtrade Christmas this year! Producers need our help more than ever. Below is a link to national and local suppliers which might be of interest to you

 

Traidcraft plc

Traidcraft is a long established Fairtrade company established in 1979 whose motto is “fighting poverty through trade”. Traidcraft products are sold in small shops, through a network of Fair Traders or via the online shop http://www.traidcraftshop.co.uk/

Local Traidcrafters buy in bulk and can order on your behalf to avoid postage.

Stockport area – Catriona cat.stoker@btinternet.com Tel: 0161 487 2010

Macclesfield area – Karen karen.downard@ntlworld.com Tel 07538 804842

The Fair Trade Store

Established in February 2009, THE FAIR TRADE STORE is a small, family-owned, independent, online business based in Southport.

Dedicated to bringing you quality Fair Trade products – handmade in the developing world – straight to your door in an easy, convenient and secure way.

The products sold are unique and not readily available in supermarkets or department stores, which allows you the opportunity to purchase something really special.

Find out more at  www.thefairtradestore.co.uk

Red Cross products – Navina Shore

Navina sells a range of Christmas decorations and ornaments in the Stockport area. Contact her on 07968224476

Justicia Bolton

Justicia is a social enterprise operating as a not-for-profit company set up in 1985. Our customers enjoy browsing the huge variety of fair trade goods in our small friendly shop that is tucked away on the ground floor of an impressive Grade II listed building.  

www.boltonjusticia.com

81 Knowsley Street, Bolton, BL1 2BJ

Inside Justicia shop

Oxfam shops

Shopping OXFAM goods (new, and secondhand)

Online: https://onlineshop.oxfam.org.uk/shop

Some shops are open. Sadly the Stockport (Princes Street) one is not re-opening, and the Cheadle Hulme one hasn’t yet. Information on what shops are open can be found at: Shop finder

Listed below are the OXFAM shops in/around Stockport which are open. Please contact them for the opening hours; and also, if you want to donate.

Oxfam Shop Bramhall

7 The Bramhall Centre, Bramhall, SK7 1AW

0161 4399007

Oxfam Shop Cheadle

24 High Street, Cheadle, SK8 1AL

0161 4914620

Oxfam Shop Didsbury

778 Wilmslow Road, Didsbury, Manchester, M20 2DR

0161 434 5380

Oxfam Shop Chorlton cum Hardy

494 Wilbraham Rd, Chorlton cum Hardy, Manchester, M21 9AS

0161 861 0108

Oxfam Shop Glossop

12 Henry Street, Glossop, SK13 8BW

01457 858388

Fairgrounds

Handcrafted gifts and jewellery from around the world

www.fair-grounds.org.uk Use FT10 discount code for 10% off until 31/12/2020

Tel: 07815 999 946 E: nina@fair-grounds.org.uk

Facebook: fair.grounds.uk Twitter: FairGroundsUK


Tinkuy Peru

Peruvian cards, crafts, bags jackets and more

www.tinkuyperu.com Email: marypease@hotmail.com

Traidlinks

Jewellery, accessories, cards and socks by post:www.traid-links.co.uk/

Carpe Diem Holistics and Fairtrade

Previously And Albert – big variety of all sorts. www.cdholisticsandfairtrade.com

Just Trade

Jewellery and accessories www.justtrade.co.uk

The Organic Food Store, Chadkirk

Food and veg box deliveries, package free in-store

www.theorganicfoodstore.co.uk


S.A.L.V.E.

Bags, cards, jewellery and soft toys from Uganda

www.salveinternational.org/shop Email: info@salveinternational.org

Kinamba Project, Uganda

Traditional hand woven baskets and platters

www.kinambaproject.org.uk Email: info@kinambaproject.org.uk

Chifundu and Chanasa

Sustainable accessories, household goods etc.

www.chanasachifundomalawi.org/

The Good Life

Fair Trade products, committed to reducing plastic for foods

www.thegoodlifeheatons.com

Pachamama

Knitted goods, clothes and household

www.pachamamaknitwear.com

Pravera

Fair Trade gardening gloves, soaps, hand cream and more

www.pravera.co.uk

LEARN

Fairly traded bags and yak blankets

www.learnnepal.org.uk

Telephone 07312123360 –Maureen, Chair of LEARN, for purchases

Jurang

Jurang Fair Trade is a Coffee Merchant that sells premium quality coffee and ensures it is sourced from sustainable and ethical sources through Fairtrade accreditation.
www.jurang.co.uk

Other Links

The following links may be useful if you want to know more about Fairtrade and where to buy certified products:

The Fairtrade Foundation

The Fairtrade Foundation was established in 1992 by CAFOD, Christian Aid, Oxfam,Traidcraft and the World Development Movement. These founding organisations were later joined by Britain’s largest women’s organisation, the Women’s Institute. The Foundation licenses the FAIRTRADE Mark, to products which meet internationally recognised standards.

Fairtrade News, Comment and Analysis

Matthew Anderson created the website www.researchfairtrade.com in 2005 as part of his PhD and he has been updating it with the latest Fair Trade news and articles ever since. His PhD investigated the history of the Fair Trade movement from the 1960s to the present day. He has been involved with Fairtrade City campaigns in both Birmingham and London and also had the opportunity join the Fairtrade Producer Partner Tour and attend Glastonbury Festival with the Fairtrade Foundation Campaigns team.

BAFTS – British Association of Fair Trade Shops

The British Associaton for Fairtrade Shops was set up in 1995 and incorporates organisations which sell fairly traded goods, whether on a wholesale or retail basis. Members work to bring about changes in the status of developing world producers through Fair Trade retailing and campaigning. They offer advice to, and provide a community for, fair trade shops and suppliers, sharing ideas and best practices.  For more information see the website http://www.bafts.org.uk