The Co-operative was the first major retailer to champion Fairtrade, pioneering the sale of fairly traded goods before the FAIRTRADE Mark was even introduced. Fairtrade guarantees a better deal for producers and workers in developing countries.

Fairtrade Fortnight this year takes place between 29th February and 13 March, but we've loads of resources here that you can use and enjoy all year long!

What is Fairtrade?

Find out why Fairtrade is important and how we've championed it since before the FAIRTRADE mark was introduced.

What is Fairtrade? 

Products & producers

Learn about our Fairtrade products and how we've supported producers, and their communities, through Fairtrade.

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Speak to a producer

Share a message with one of our producers at and help unlock funding for some exciting new development projects.

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A Fairtrade adventure

See Fairtrade through the eyes of a wine and travel blogger, Amanda - follow her journey of discovery in South Africa.

A Fairtrade Adventure 

Free Fairtrade resources

FREE Fairtrade resources to help your group during Fairtrade Fortnight and beyond and support teachers with lesson planning.

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Our Growing Stories

A series of videos showing you what's behind the Fairtrade chocolate, wine, tea and coffee products you see in our stores.

What do you see? 

Buy Fairtrade

We sell Fairtrade products in every one of our Co-operative Food stores. Why not try one of our Fairtrade products today?

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