- March 10, 2020
-- New Lebanon, New York, (USA) – FairTSA, an innovative global Fair Trade standard holder, announces completion of a formal licensing agreement with Varistor AG. Located in Switzerland, they are an importer and distributor of spices, tea, mushrooms, dried fruits, nuts, and other ingredients. Varistor is a recognized supply chain partner for organic and Fair Trade products, thanks to its global sourcing network.
The company's business approach is based on an exclusive network of long-standing partners, a high level of transparency, and trust among customers and suppliers. Investment in their staff, the environment, and sustainability are what guides day-to-day operations. Approximately 50% of the total volume of products comes from developing countries.
"We are very pleased to be working with a company like Varistor, 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. "Their commitment to healthy living, worker welfare, and the environment 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/