News & Articles

EA fund-matching meets £2,000 target to change lives in Uganda January 06, 2016
We ran a campaign at the end of last year to match any funds raised by Amigos for their work in Uganda. We set a challenge of £2,000 and we di... [MORE]

Final emails from Kira Farm students December 10, 2015
It was so nice hearing from you it has been more privilege of being sponsored by you through Amigos. It is so exciting to know that you coming hope ... [MORE]

Christmas Deliveries December 03, 2015
Please note that online orders must be placed by December 16th for them to arrive in time for Christmas. We will not be able to guarantee deliveries... [MORE]

New Product! November 25, 2015
NEW! - Hand held coffee grinders available for use at home.  A great gift for someone, or a treat for yourself. ... [MORE]

NEWSLETTER November 04, 2015
Here's the latest from EA - lots of new things, and more news coming very soon... You can donwload/view a higher resolution pdf version here ... [MORE]

NEW website May 29, 2015
Not huge changes - don't worry, everything is in the same place to find easily. Just a cleaner look and more mobile friendly ... [MORE]

EA Coffee infused into 72% dark chocolate May 12, 2015
  EA have teamed up with Dobel & Bignall - farm to cup coffee with bean to bar chocolate! They have created an exqu... [MORE]

New stock arrived... April 21, 2015
Planetary Design delivery has arrived - Airscape back in stock More colours in 32oz Table Top cafetieres And a little more Hope coffee too - but o... [MORE]

Sweetbird & Zuma Prices held 2015 March 31, 2015
Good News! Zuma and Sweetbird prices held for 2015 - no price increase ... [MORE]

Christmas Deliveries December 03, 2014
Please note that online orders must be placed by December 15th for them to arrive in time for Christmas. We will not be able to guarantee deliveries... [MORE]

Newsletter - Christmas November 19, 2014
Here's the latest from EA - a report from Amigos charity in Uganda You can donwload/view a higher resolution pdf version here ... [MORE]

New photos online August 08, 2014
Check out some more photos from Ian's recent trip to Brazil ... [MORE]

Newsletter - from Brasil August 08, 2014
Here's the latest from EA - a report from Ian's trip to the farms in Brazil You can donwload/view a higher resolution pdf version here ... [MORE]

Dr Peter Griffiths on BBC World Business Report February 12, 2014
BBC World Business Report - CLICK TO PLAY >>>  Lead article of the rport (approx 7 mins) - interesting on both sides, and fair. Exres... [MORE]

Travel Report... January 24, 2014
Here's the latest from EA - a travel report from our latest trip to East Africa You can donwload/view a higher resolution pdf version here &n... [MORE]

DIVINE CHOCOLATE IS HERE!! November 18, 2013
OK, before we eat it all - buy some!  Click here to see full range ... [MORE]

Newsletter - Autumn 2013 September 19, 2013
Here's the latest from EA - an update on construction project in the Orera Village. You can donwload/view a higher resolution pdf version here... [MORE]

EA video released September 12, 2013
How to explain who we are and what we do in 2 minutes: ... [MORE]

Ripplecups Reduced June 14, 2013
Our eco-friendly kraft triple-walled ripplecups have come down in price: 8oz = £66.50+VAT per 1,00012oz = £74.50+VAT per 1,00016oz = &p... [MORE]

Newsletter - Spring '13 April 04, 2013
Here's the latest from EA - an update from the Orera Village, high up Kilimanjaro... You can donwload/view a higher resolution pdf version her... [MORE]

New PD Stock arrived! March 08, 2013
NEW Planetary Design stock arrived: The excellent Airscapes container for keeping coffee fresh And more Double-Shot Travel Mugs - including the br... [MORE]

Uh oh! Could climate change really make coffee extinct? November 16, 2012
News about climate change affecting coffee production is not good! CLICK TO READ FULL ARTICLE ... [MORE]

Oh, we're so bad at this! October 17, 2012
Just realised no news since we moved! Which isn't true it's just that we've been really busy and an oversight on updating the website. So bad at kee... [MORE]

WE'RE MOVING! June 11, 2012
Ethical Addictions has a new home as of Monday 18th June, 2012: Rear Warehouse69A Alvin StreetGloucesterGL1 3EH   But it's more than jus... [MORE]

Overdue I know but here it is... March 23, 2012
Sorry for the delay in getting this latest update out but it seems like February just disappeared! You can donwload/view a higher resolution pd... [MORE]

News from Orera, Kilimanjaro March 22, 2012
Following our visit to the Orera village in December I want to share the following updates and some photos (even more photos on the photo pages): T... [MORE]

We're back! January 16, 2012
Back from Tanzania / Uganda - amazing trip and lots to tell you all. Update soon  ... [MORE]

Newsletter #6 November 25, 2011
Here's the latest  from EA - an update from Brazil and news of a forthcoming trip to Tanzania. You can donwload/view a higher resolution p... [MORE]

Brazil crop packed and ready to ship October 17, 2011
Exportação Café Ecologico–Inglaterra This was the title of the email I received last week. Simple translation/meaning - ... [MORE]

New research on FT August 09, 2011
‘Ethical Objections to Fairtrade’ by Peter Griffiths has just been published in the Journal of Business Ethics  http://www.griffit... [MORE]

NEW WEB SITE July 07, 2011
Hello and welcome to our new web site, we hope you like it! Here's a list of whats new: lowered delivery charges more detailed information abou... [MORE]

Interesting article? June 16, 2011
Interesting article from the Financial Post about Fair Trade ... [MORE]

New book by Conor Woodman May 11, 2011
Book published exploring "How big business exploits the world's poor - and why it doesn't have to" CLICK to buy on Amazon Conor Woodman is ... [MORE]

Orera Village buy new land for pulpery April 19, 2011
GREAT NEWS ! With the help of farm management from Machare and gifts from EA, the Orera Village were able to buy new land for the village nursery a... [MORE]

Coffee Prices up 70%++ March 09, 2011
You have surely heard in the press that coffee prices are up. It's true, they're at a 34-year high! Whilst some countries have seen a lower product... [MORE]

New research on fairtrade March 01, 2011
An interesting research article on fairtrade from the Institute of Economic Affiairs.  Fairtrade Without the Froth is available in summar... [MORE]

'Think Again' article published February 07, 2011
'Think Again' article published by OSCAR You can read or download here ... [MORE]

Newsletter #5 December 04, 2010
Winter reflections from the end of 2010 are here ... [MORE]

'Just Trade' article published November 30, 2010
'Just Trade' article published by Encounters Journal (Redcliffe College) Read or download here ... [MORE]

Newsletter #4 June 13, 2010
You can read our news from Brazil here ... [MORE]

Newsletter #3 November 08, 2009
You can view or download our newsletter from Africa here ... [MORE]

Newsletter #2 July 09, 2009
You can view or download newsletter #2 from July 2009 here ... [MORE]

Newsletter #1 March 02, 2009
Click here to view or download our very first newsletter ... [MORE]