- Sept. 6, 2016
-- New Lebanon, New York, USA. - FairTSA, an innovative global Fair Trade standard holder, announces completion of a formal licensing agreement with Coconut Business. Established in 2004, Coconut Business offers a wide range of products from the coconut pulp to the coconut blossom sap. Products are offered in bulk and private label or under their own brand Tropicai.
From their bestselling coconut oil and coconut flour, along with specialties out of the coconut blossom sap such as coconut sugar and coconut vinegar, they can supply high quality products in a sustainable fashion, directly from the source in Asia. In addition, they are innovative leaders for specialty products such as coconut fat powder, sourced from 100% coconut raw materials.
"We are very pleased to be working with a company like Coconut Business, supporting their mission of providing the highest quality organic and natural food ingredients, in an ethical, moral and sustainable fashion," said Dr. Winfried Fuchshofen, FairTSA Executive Director. "With their longstanding firsthand experience in coconut-growing Asian countries and their commitment to healthy living, worker welfare and the environment Coconut Business is a great fit for our business model."
Fair TSA is a New Lebanon, NY, based innovative Fair Trade program working in world-wide partnership with established ISO/IEC 17065:2012 accredited organic certifiers to provide zero-carbon, lowest cost, fully transparent, shortest cycle certifications, incorporating a mandatory community development component and project-based accountability. For more information go to http://www.fairtsa.org/ and http://www.coconutbusiness.eu