Fair Trade Halloween 2014
More chocolate and candy is purchased and consumed around Halloween then any other time of the year. It is estimated that billions of dollars is spent each halloween and that number has been steadily increasing for years has halloween grows in popularity, not only in North America, but around the world.
What better time to think Fair Trade then!!!
While candy is largely made of sugar, chocolate also cotains cocoa, nuts and other ingredients, many of which are grow in the developing world. Halloween therefore presents an incredible opportunity to stop and think about the choice that we're about to make and how we can ensure we reduce negative impacts as much as possible.
As we get closer to halloween, opporunities will arise to order chocolate, while design materials will be availble for campaigning and events! Stay tuned!