We are looking forward to hosting our first in-person conference since 2019 especially in California, the state with the most FTF members. We hope you will join us to connect with the local fair trade community in Southern California and with each other through inspiring and informative sessions, a lively in-person expo, and opportunities to network with colleagues and friends.

Please save the dates, and keep an eye out for registration and more information this fall!


FTF staff and members came together with prospective members to talk about our eligibility requirements, the application process, and all the benefits FTF membership has to offer on August 30 at 4pm ET.

Check out the recording here. Email Alyssa Anderson, the FTF’s Membership Manager, at screening@fairtradefederation.org to receive the passcode for it.

Organized by the World Fair Trade Organization (WFTO), the International Fair Trade Summit brought together fair trade enterprises, supply chain managers, ethical market leaders, citizens, and supporters to work on social, economic, and environmental transformation.


The Fair Trade Federation was proud to be a co-sponsor of the CREATE Lounge at NY NOW, where there was be a display of fair trade products from FTF member brands exhibiting at the show.


FTF Board Member Lindsay Woodruff of Maraluna spoke on Saturday, July 16, at 10:00 am  at the Commerce For Good panel at Atlanta Market on the importance of values-based sourcing.

See which FTF exhibitors were at the show.

The Museum Store Association (MSA) and hundreds of professionals came together for the 67th annual MSA FORWARD Retail Conference & Expo, which took place May 18-22, 2022 at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center in Boston, MA. MSA FORWARD was held in conjunction with the 2022 American Alliance of Museums Annual Meeting & Museum Expo.


Fair Trade Federation staff, members, and prospective members came together for an informal meet and greet to connect with each other. This virtual event gave attendees an opportunity to ask questions about membership, network with others passionate about fair trade, and socialize.

On March 21 and 22, we convened with 300+ attendees to #dobettertogether with conference plenaries, exciting sessions, and our exclusive expo. We were grateful to come together to highlight the work of fair trade enterprises, inspire one another, and strive to do better in 2022 and beyond.