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Waitrose strengthens Fairtrade commitment by extending scheme to 100% of its tea

© WaitroseWaitrose has today announced it will be extending its commitment to Fairtrade produce by making 100% of its own-label tea Fairtrade certified by October 2017.

This will mean all 46 Waitrose tea products will be Fairtrade, which clearly symbolises to customers that the tea farmers are benefiting from good working conditions, a fair deal and funds to spend on their local community. Farmers can choose how to spend the Fairtrade Premium generated Рwhether on developing their business or on community  projects such as schools, health clinics or leisure facilities.