Best source of wholesale fair trade goods to sell in a shop?

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PeacesOfAte Sun 27-Apr-14 16:18:16

I sell second-hand homewares in my shop, but want to start selling some new items too, just small ranges to start. Some lighting, some baskets, some ceramics. I am intending to go to some trade fairs, but particularly for the baskets would like to import fair trade goods, and if anyone had any advice about where's a good starting point to look I'd really appreciate it. I'd love to go to Morocco or wherever and source them myself, but can't take the time off!

NEScribe Fri 03-Jul-15 17:28:07

Came across this while searching for an old thread tht seems to have vanished.
Anyway, sad that no-one had any ideas for you. Not sure about Traidcraft? I know they do retail but probably sell at trade prices too? Otherwise try googling for fairtrade suppliers/manufacturers/directories. I used to be listed in a green products directory which I think is still going but can't remember it's name. Or try ethical junction - I think they specialise in fairtrade and eco items.

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