What is Fair Trade? It is a movement committed to creating an ethical production cycle of consumer goods. Through Fair Trade practices artisans gain economic independence and receive social justice. Gifts With a Cause has the best Fair Trade Gifts Ideas for the holidays! These gifts are guaranteed to make a lasting impact in the … More Fair Trade Gift Ideas
1. Fair Trade products are more expensive. Reality: For the most part, Fair Trade Certified products are priced competitively. Most times Fair Trade products are the same price as regular products. But remember, when considering quality, you get what you pay for. Some FT products may be more expensive than low-quality, mass -produced products – … More Four reasons (myths) why marketing Fair Trade is a challenge
What’s today? Only the most important holiday on earth (pun intended). HAPPY EARTH DAY! Earth Day gives us the opportunity to demonstrate our appreciation for the world we rely on each and every day. Whether we do this by supporting public events that raise awareness or simply becoming self-aware and cutting back on water usage. … More Respect your mother, Earth.
By Marti Gacioch Hong the Asian elephant may not realize it, but her paintings could help save her species from extinction. Hong’s paintings, along with those of other Asian elephants, are now on view at the J Gallery in Rancho Santa Fe. Del Mar residents Liz Allen and Mark Fangue, founders of ExoticWorldGifts.com, brought the … More Elephant Artists Paint to Save their Species
Elephant Art On a recent trip to northern Thailand, Del Mar residents Liz Allen and Mark Fangue, founders of Exotic World Gifts, Inc., discovered elephants who could paint realistic art with their trunks. They took an eight-minute video of an elephant painting, and posted it on their Web site and on YouTube. Today, the company … More Ranch & Coast Magazine – Elephant Art