- Brandon Stores with Fair Trade Products (updated, 2016)
- Brandon Fair Trade Products Directory (updated, 2016)
- City of Brandon (tied with Hudson, Quebec) for the Fairtrade Canada 2015 Fair Trade Town of the Year Award for the 2nd year in row! See: News Release | Fairtrade Awards Website
- Zack Gross (former Marquis Executive Director) for the Fairtrade Canada 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award.
See: News Release | Fairtrade Awards Website
Fairtrade is about more than fair pay; it is about building connections, community investments, and environmental sustainability. Thanks largely to the Marquis Project and the community, Brandon proudly became Manitoba’s second Fair Trade Town on May 20nd 2014, the 19th Fair Trade Town in Canada! A Fair Trade Town is a community where people use their everyday purchasing power to increase sales of Faitrade certified products. This brings positive change to communities in the global south. There are hundreds of Fairtrade products in 20 stores right here in Brandon. Check out the Brandon Fair Trade Products Directory or the Brandon Stores with Fair Trade Products for more details. Choose fairtrade products at 20 restaurants/gas bars right here in Brandon including A&W, Blue Hill Bakery, Coffee Culture, Co-Op Gas and Bar, Fired Pizzeria, Forbidden Flavours, Lady of the Lake, Prairie Firehouse, Robin’s Donuts, Starbucks, The Dock on Princess, Wildflower Café.
Brandon Fairtrade product facts:
96 different kinds of Fairtrade coffee
99 different kinds of Fairtrade tea
82 different kinds of Fairtrade chocolate bars
26 different kinds of Fairtrade wine
and Fairtrade roses are also available at Carolyn’s Floral Designs on Rosser!
- City of Brandon – A Fair Trade Town
- Fair Trade Town
- Congratulation to three local Fairtrade Workplaces: CAA Manitoba (Brandon), The Marquis Project, Riverbank Discovery Centre, and one local Fairtrade Faith Group, Grace Mennonite Cathedral
- Fair Trade Feast at the Dock
- Fair Trade committee year 2015-2016 (June 2016) AGM
- For more information visit Fairtrade Canada or Canadian Fair Trade Network