One of the easiest ways to bring your organisation into ethical trading is through your kitchen. There are a huge variety of fairtrade teas available on the market but some are still better than others. A really good starting point is Clipper.
Clipper is just about the only Tea provider we know that has paper teabags that don’t contain plastic. Then there is Nemi. Nemi take fair trade to a whole new level.
Nemi are a London-based tea company offering a variety of whole leaf tea blends as loose tea and in biodegradable tea pyramids along with a Chai Syrup for chai lattes, iced teas and chai cocktails!
Nemi are strong believers in creating positive change through business and provide employment to refugees to help them better integrate in the UK. Nemi employ refugees to run tea stalls across London food markets, festivals, events and conferences which allows refugees to boost their English skills, regain confidence and work on skills required to enter the UK job market. Nemi also employ them within their business to perform commercial roles including sales & marketing, events, packaging and distribution.
Nemi are solely impact driven and re-invest more than 50% of their profits back into their enterprise to help them achieve their social-impact goals.
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