Fair Go Trading
We believe in a Fair Go.
Fair Go Trading has been working with Fair Trade groups since 2004 - now for over fifteen years. We also work with like minded businesses in Australia and New Zealand including dozens of Fair Trade groups and organizations, worldwide. We have collaborated with many groups and individuals, we are a social enterprise for the benefit of all who work with us.
Our team of designers, product developers and buyers collaborate to develop Fair Trade artisan craft for the Australian and New Zealand retail market.
We have a diversity of products and the four ranges we distribute are: Fair Go Trading, Matr Boomie, Sativa Hemp and Earth Greetings. Each are explained below.
FAIR GO TRADING
Sourcing contemporary Fair Trade and eco-sustainable products through a transparent supply chain, we are providing positive benefits to all who join us in our work.
Fair Go Trading strives to create positive change, through product sourcing and development, capacity building of ourselves and our artisans overseas.
We believe in community engagement and advocacy.
Imbued throughout our company practice is a commitment to sustainability. We like the words inspire, create, inform.
Our Fair Go Trading branded products involves a focus on natural fibres - hemp, jute, cotton, alpaca, hogla (seagrass) and rattan. Products in our homewares and garden categories include tablecloths, tableware, functional storage items, washing baskets, pot plant covers, wall hangings, floor and hanging basketry and DIY crafting materials.
We also focus on plastic and aluminium alternatives, products that are more robust, including kitchen steel serving sets, hand-painted storage canisters, steel drinking tumblers and jugs.
Our garden range include upcycled iron garden bells and chimes, interior and exterior pot plant stands and accessories.
We are learners and teachers - we produce material and resources providing in-depth knowledge on the process behind our work. We do this through online resource development, advocacy via the production of events and by attending: state, national and international conferences and programs.
We subscribe to the 10 Principles of Fair Trade and we love our work.
We regularly visit producer groups and communities, are proactive in the local Fair Trade community and work within compliance programs to keep true to the 10 Principles of Fair Trade.
We are members of the Fair Trade Association of Australia and New Zealand.
Along with our Fair Go Trading brand, we also support and distribute other Fair Trade and eco-styled brands: Matr Boomie, Sativa Hemp, Earth Greetings. We love our work with these stellar brands.
[Please select the link of each brand to access further information.]
MATR BOOMIE is a wholesale boho-chic style collection from India that marries modern design sensibilities with inspiring traditional art forms, bringing people and cultures closer together. Matr Boomie empowers producing partners while making critical differences in the lives of artisans, their families and communities.
SATIVA HEMP is a wholesale Eco and Sustainable collection of hemp and organic cotton bags and accessories. 55% Hemp 45% Organic Cotton, made in China from audited workplaces - It’s all good. We distribute to Australia and New Zealand. We like!
EARTH GREETINGS is a South Australian-based wholesale Greetings Cards and Stationery collection that uses recycled paper stock and vegetable based inks in the production of beautiful sustainable card and stationery products. We distribute Earth Greetings in Western Australia only. Not from WA? Contact Earth Greetings and they will love to help - earthgreetings.com.au.