This event is for organisations in the West of
England who are keen to learn more about
how Fairtrade can help their business and share Fairtrade ideas. It will
provide help and inspiration to source more Fairtrade products in your
There to answer your questions will be winners from
the 2017 South West Fairtrade Business Awards both presenting and on hand to
share their Fairtrade experiences.
We will also be introducing the revised entry criteria for the South
West Fairtrade Business Awards as well as revealing a brand new category for
2018. Our team will be on hand to talk
you through the free awards process and help answer your queries about
In a time of uncertainty for the future of
international trade, Fairtrade will continue to provide certainty for producers
and suppliers, particularly the smaller ones who often are marginalised from
the global trading debate.
Whilst buying Fairtrade products for your business
supports those producers and helps make their future more secure, it can also
help your business – no matter what size. Using Fairtrade products can form
part of your CSR policy and activities, boost your profile in your community
and encourage staff to get involved in sustainable activities and practices.
The event is
free, but booking is essential. Please
book your place at:
We’re already looking forward to welcoming you to
this event, with some Fairtrade samples to help inspire the discussion!