24 May Traidcraft
A pioneer of the fair trade movement in the UK and founder member of the Fairtrade Foundation. Traidcraft was founded on Christian principles in 1979 to fight poverty through trade. They supply for retail, selling through volunteer stalls, mainly in churches, for workplaces and schools, as well as wholesale. Their range of stock, which is all either Fairtrade or fairly traded, is very large and impressive. It includes food and drink, homewares, toys, cards and paper, as well as clothing, accessories, jewellery and crafts. To see just how large and varied their range is click here.