Transfair USA

Publication Date: 

January 1, 2008

TransFair USA is one of twenty members of Fairtrade Labelling Organizations International (FLO), and the only third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in the United States.

Sweatshop Hall of Shame 2008

Publication Date: 

December 1, 2007

For the past three years, a group of labor rights and human rights organizations in the United States have published the Shop with a Conscience Consumer Guide – a list of “sweatfree” options for the growing number of consumers who would like to purchase

clothing made under ethical conditions.

Purchasing Practices: Case studies to address impacts of purchasing practices on working conditions

Publication Date: 

November 29, 2007

ETI held a members’ meeting to explore potential solutions

to some of the common purchasing practices which undermine working conditions, and to encourage companies to consider what practical improvements they can make in their own

buying processes.