British Association For Fair Trade Shops
BAFTS AGM 2014
Technical difficulties/ new website
Dear Website visitors,
We apologise for the technical difficulties which we have been experiencing recently with this website. The map feature is not working as well as it should be and some members are not appearing. Please refer to lists in "Resources" under Shops or Suppliers. We are in the process of getting a new website created and this will hopefully be ready soon. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.
BAFTS member wins Fairtrade Gold Award
Kerala Crafts was presented with a Gold Award for 'Best Fairtrade Retailer - Multiple Products' at the South West Fairtrade Business Awards recently. The winners of the 2014 regional Fairtrade Business Awards, sponsored by The Co-operative, were announced at a ceremony at Bristol's City Hall on 6th March.
The Awards were presented by ethical expert at The Observer and The Guardian, Lucy Siegle.
The aim of the Awards is to increase sales of and support for Fairtrade amongst local businesses, by promoting businesses that support Fairtrade and encouraging others to do more.
Kerala Crafts works to help alleviate poverty in southern India by supporting women's welfare centres, who create ethically produced bags, homeware and lingerie.
BAFTS members at ACE Convention 2014
Best Years Ltd (stall 24)
Just Trade- Fair Trade Jewellery and Accessories (stall 1)
Fair to Trade Ltd. (stall 53) and Fair Grounds on stall 3. Best wishes to all our exhibitors!!