Edmonton, a city with a vibrant and conscientious community, is home to a growing number of businesses that champion ethical practices and sustainability. The Fairtrade movement, which prioritizes fair wages and ethical treatment of producers, is gaining momentum in this city. The Social Mission Commission of the Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Edmonton invites you to explore and support establishments that are committed to making a positive impact on both local and global communities.
Mandolin Books & Coffee Company: About: Mandolin Books & Coffee Company is a charming independent bookstore and cafe that values community, sustainability, and ethical sourcing. Their coffee offerings include Fairtrade and organic options, providing customers with a delicious cup of coffee while supporting ethical practices.
Website: Mandolin Books & Coffee Company
DaCapo Caffe: About: DaCapo Caffe is a local gem that not only offers a delightful coffee experience but also prioritizes Fairtrade practices. With a commitment to quality and sustainability, DaCapo Caffe is a must-visit for those seeking ethically sourced coffee in Edmonton.
Website: DaCapo Caffe
Planet Organic Market: About: Planet Organic Market is a health food store that emphasizes organic, natural, and Fairtrade products. From fresh produce to snacks and beverages, Planet Organic is dedicated to providing environmentally conscious and ethically sourced options to its customers.
Website: Planet Organic Market
Earth’s General Store: About: Earth’s General Store is a zero-waste grocery store committed to promoting sustainable and ethical living. With a selection of Fairtrade products, this store empowers customers to make ethical choices in their daily lives.
Website: Earth’s General Store
Transcend Coffee: About: Transcend Coffee is a local roaster that takes pride in sourcing high-quality coffee beans through ethical and sustainable practices. By supporting Transcend, customers contribute to the Fairtrade movement while enjoying exceptional coffee.
Website: Transcend Coffee
The Tea Girl: About: The Tea Girl is a haven for tea enthusiasts seeking a Fairtrade and ethically sourced tea experience. With a diverse selection of teas and a commitment to responsible sourcing, The Tea Girl provides a guilt-free indulgence for tea lovers.
Website: The Tea Girl
Three Farmers Camelina Oil: About: Three Farmers is a local producer of Camelina oil, a versatile and nutritious cooking oil. Committed to sustainable farming practices, Three Farmers supports Fairtrade principles and contributes to a more ethical and equitable food industry.
Website: Three Farmers
Edmonton’s Fairtrade businesses are beacons of ethical commerce, demonstrating that conscious consumer choices can make a meaningful impact. By choosing Fairtrade products, we not only enjoy quality goods but also contribute to a more just and sustainable world. Let’s continue to celebrate and promote businesses that prioritize people and the planet, fostering a community that values ethical commerce and sustainable practices.
Businesses in Edmonton that sell two or more Fairtrade Certified Products:
Blush Lane Organic Market
Bonjour Boulangerie Artisanale
Carbon Environmental Boutique
Cookie Love Inc.
Duchess Bake Shop
Earth’s General Store
Graham & Lane Florists Ltd.
Mountain Equipment Coop
The Organic Box
Silk Road Spice Merchant
SubMart, UofA Campus
Ten Thousand Villages
Wild Birds Unlimited Nature Shop
Wild Earth Foods
Cafes and Restaurants in Edmonton that sell two or more Fairtrade Certified Products:
Blues Java Bar
Blush Lane Organic Cafe
CAB Cafe, University of Alberta
Cafe Coral de Cuba
Campus Convenience, Residence building
Campus Convienience, Grant Macewan University
Chai’s Cafe, Nait main Campus
Cookies & Catering Corp.,
Cookie Love Inc.
Corona Coffee Station
Cramdunk, University of Alberta
Deweys, University of Alberta
Duchess Bake Shop
Edmonton Clinic Health Academy Café
Elements Cafe, NAIT Souch Campus
Enterprise Square Cafe
Good Earth, Campus Towers
Good Earth, Government District
Good Earth, Scotia Building
Hot Spot Cafe
It’s Only Natural Cafe
Jeffrey’s Cafe and Wine Bar
Kings College’s Students Association Cafe
Kopio Fresh Roasted Coffee
La Piazza Dasee
L’Expresso Organic Cafe
Mac’s Convenient Store
Padmanadi Vegetarian Restaurant
Rutherford House Cafe
Seven Eleven Convenient Store
Shaw Conference Centre Cafe
Starbucks Cafe [Cafe Estima, French Roast, Dark]
Steeps College Plaza
Timothy’s World Coffee, Callingwood
Timothy’s World Coffee, Canada Place
Timothy’s World Coffee, City Centre
Wild Earth Cafe
Ordering Fairtrade Online:
– Sole Rebels (World Fair Trade Organization)
– Fair Trade Winds (Fair Trade Federation Member)
– People Tree (World Fair trade Organization)
– Volo Athletics (Fairtrade Certified)