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PACARI Chocolate and Fair Trade Fortnight 2021

PACARI Chocolate and Fair Trade Fortnight 2021

What do you think when the days get longer, the weather gets warmer, and it slowly starts to feel like spring again? Of course, it´s Fairtrade Fortnight time! Every year at the end of February and the beginning of March, people all across the UK come together to share stories about fair and ethical business practices and also about their opposite: the exploitation and mistreatment of many in the mine, clothes and also in the cocoa industry. What a lot of people don´t know:  Being Fairtrade certificated does not necessarily mean that you are buying something which is 100 %...

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Juan Andres Santelices
Happy Chinese New Year!

Happy Chinese New Year!

Did you know that 2021 is the year of the Ox? In the Chinese culture, the year doesn't start on January 1st, but a bit later, this year on February 12th, 2021. Don't miss out on this opportunity to celebrate (again), because let´s be honest: In times like these, we should use any excuse we get to celebrate! Major Plus: According to folk lore, the more traditions you follow, the more good fortune and prosperity you'll attract in the new year. Chinese New Year is based on the lunar calendar, not the Gregorian one and starts when the new moon rises and...

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Pacari Chocolate Ranked The Most Ethical Chocolate in the UK

Pacari Chocolate Ranked The Most Ethical Chocolate in the UK

Ethical Consumer Magazine recently investigated, scored and ranked the ethical and environmental record of 109 brands of bars of chocolate, chocolate snacks and gift chocolates. It is with great pride that we announce that Pacari Chocolate has been ranked as no.1 most ethical chocolate in the UK out of all these brands. In addition, it is the first ever South American made chocolate to have reached this position and the first ever tree to bar chocolate, (which means a chocolate bar is made in the country of origin that actually grows the cacao beans). This shows that a chocolate made in origin, which are usually...

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VEGANUARY- how to make the new year right

VEGANUARY- how to make the new year right

  You think #Veganuary is already over? Well, you thought wrong, there are still four more days to go to make an impact! Who knows, maybe you´ll like it so much that you will start a new trend with Vegabruary, Vegarch, Vegapril… More and more people are adopting a vegan lifestyle, realizing the multiple benefits this has on our health, our mind and also on our planet. Veganuary is the perfect opportunity to try an animal-free diet for a month to experience these advantages firsthand. And who knew that veganism could taste as delicious as it does with one of...

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