Category Archives: fair trade gift boxes

Fair Trade Gift Baskets Respect Cultural Identity

How to Incorporate Fair Trade Principles in Your Gift Basket Business Fair Trade Federation Principle #9 strives to promote and respect cultural identity of artisans, producers and fair trade farmers. Fair Trade business practices respect the traditions & history of fair trade product producers worldwide and especially in the Global South. Those gift basket producers… Read More »

How Can a Gift Basket Company Cultivate Environmental Stewardship?

Environmental Responsibilities of Gift Basket Businesses Many gift basket companies take steps to help the environment. They use recycled packing materials and even sell environmentally responsible gift baskets. But another way that a gift basket company can help the environment is to sell fair trade products, fair trade gift baskets & fair trade gift boxes.… Read More »

Fair Trade Ensures Children’s Rights

Ensure the Rights of Children: Fair Trade Principle #7 In many countries, child labor laws are in place to safeguard the welfare of children and prevent them from being exploited in the work place. By developing fair trade gifting businesses, you are helping to ensure that children are treated fairly throughout the world. Fair Trade… Read More »

Fair Trade Supports Safe Working Conditions

Fair Trade Principle #6 Empowers Fair Trade Workers By selling Fair Trade gifts & gift baskets, you promote worker empowerment and safe working conditions. This means that craftspeople who make fair trade products work in a healthy environment that is free from discrimination. In fact, according to Fair Trade Principle #6, “Producers and employees have… Read More »

Personalized Christmas Gift Baskets

Personal Gift Baskets for Christmas Nothing says Happy Holidays like a gift basket filled with personalized gifts that give enhanced meaning to the gift-giving season. Gift baskets with Christmas ribbon & bows make for festive holiday presents. But when those yuletide baskets also contain personalized gifts that have been chosen with care, they make the… Read More »

Fair Pay for Fair Trade Baskets

Fair Trade Principle #5 is Prompt & Fair Pay Many business elements that are taken for granted in developed countries are not always guaranteed in developing countries. One of those business practices is a fair day’s wage for a fair day’s work. Fair Trade Principle #5 is titled Pay Promptly and Fairly. It seems like… Read More »