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  • Fairtrade v’s fairly traded

    Everyday my team are asked if we can supply fair trade products. Our answer is always the same; do you mean fairly traded or Fairtrade. Thus follows a long conversation in which we explain the difference. In this piece I hope to outline the differences between fair trade, Fairtrade and ethically sourced as well as […]

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  • Product Profile: Jute Bags

    Known as the “Golden Fibre” due to its gold and silky shine jute is second only to cotton in the amount produced and the variety of uses of all vegetable fibres. Produced mainly in West Bengal, India and Bangladesh jute requires very little in the way of fertilizers or pesticides. As a rain-fed crop requiring […]

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  • Blue Angel certified Deluxe conference folders

    Our range of executive conference and exhibition folders combine style and elegance with genuine green credentials. Carrying the Blue Angel certification, see below, they are made using 100% recycled card. Robust and function during their life time the card is 100% recyclable when they reach the end of the useful life. The diamond textured pattern […]

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  • Product Profile: Portobello Shoppers

    All our Green & Good™ cotton shoppers are named after famous London markets. Our range of Portobello shoppers, like the market, are our most popular. Measuring 38 x 42cm the Portobello is available in standard unbleached cotton, organic or Fairtrade cottons. The standard unbleached Portobello is the best seller by far but the increasing demand […]

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  • Are you missing out on £80,000 too

    Are you missing out on £80,000 worth of orders or having to buy from several sources when it could all be bought together? Our Sales Director recently visited one of the UK’s leading trade promotional products resellers. We don’t do a great deal with them and they wanted to find out how to sell more […]