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Fair Trade Federation is hosting its annual conference in Bellevue, Washington, May 21-23. Early bird rates of $ 50 off end March 1 for the gathering that offers:
• Networking with other fair trade stakeholders
• Sessions and workshops featuring expert speakers focused on building fair trade businesses and the movement as a whole
• Delicious fair trade snacks from Equal Exchange and Andean Dream
• Expanded Fair Trade Expo– an opportunity for wholesalers to display products and connect with retailers
More information at FTF Conference