Category Archives: Fairtrade Coffee Beans

Where Do Coffee Beans Come From? (Part 1)

The Characteristics of Latin American Coffee Beans In spite of its popularity, many of us know very little about the origins of our favourite hot drink. We might have a vague notion of the richness of Costa Rican coffee or the distinctive taste of Columbian, but that’s generally about as far as it goes. So [...]

Coffee with a Conscience: Follow the Frog Week 2013

Follow the Frog Week (16 – 22 September 2013) is a campaign to raise awareness about Rainforest Alliance certified coffee and other products. Over 25 million people depend on the coffee crop for their livelihood. The Rainforest Alliance supports these people through education around farm and crop management, producing better quality fair trade coffee beans [...]

Opt for Fairtrade Coffee Products Online

When you are next browsing through the selection of coffee products available, consider opting for a Fairtrade blend. Most big brands have Fairtrade varieties, so without compromising on the quality and taste of your favourite coffee mix; your purchase will also be investing in the lives of the farmers who produce the actual coffee beans [...]

Reasons To Buy Fairtrade Coffee

The Fairtrade Foundation is an independent run, non-profit organisation. Their body is dedicated to managing the use of the Fairtrade Mark on products both in the UK and abroad and making sure that they abide by the required Fairtrade standards. Fairtrade coffee is one of their most popular products and comes in various brands and [...]