Traidcraft's products score highly in 16 of our product guides, from the obvious fair trade products like tea, coffee and chocolate, to household cleaning products and even peat-free compost. They also sell fair trade clothing, homeware and gifts. Currently Traidcraft works with over 100 producers from 30 countries, and generates £10m in annual sales.
It was Traidcraft that introduced the first fair trade tea, coffee, sugar and chocolate to the UK in the early 1980s. Traidcraft also launched the first fair trade juice, wine, cotton, rubber, charcoal, and cleaning products.
In 1992, Traidcraft jointly founded the Fairtrade Foundation and helped establish the standards that underpin today's well-known Fairtrade Mark.