Fair trade body care products are growing in popularity at Choices Markets

Fair trade body care products are growing in popularity at Choices Markets.

Fair Trade on the rise at Choices Markets

“With more consumers seeking to live more sustainably, we find our consumers are making a conscious effort to find ethically and sustainably sourced food products." —SHANNON SMITH, Choices Markets

Canadian natural and organic retailer Choices Markets is rapidly expanding its Fair Trade Certified product offerings.

With an average increase of 40 new products annually, it’s on track to have 300 fair trade products this year, according to Shannon Smith, registered dietitian for the Vancouver, British Columbia-based, seven-store retailer.

Beauty care is one category showing particular promise.

"We have seen much more customer awareness and demand, as well

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