Third-party certifications heralded as progressive solutions are souring for producers as the priority of marketing engagement trumps poverty relief. more

Feb 27, 2018 12:00 AM Features

Sainsbury’s announcement that it is bringing oversight of its sustainable sourcing in-house has alarmed many supporters of the Fair Trade, UZI, the Rainforest Alliance, and organic certification schemes. more

Oct 5, 2017 12:00 AM Tea Report

Private tea master credentials are no longer permitted. more

Feb 25, 2017 12:00 AM , News

In January 2016, the UK’s new tea academy will be launched to offer training and certification at three levels to suit the different needs and interests. more

Dec 1, 2015 12:00 AM Tea Report

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