What is People Tree's Ethos?
Safia Minney founded People Tree over 20 years ago with the mission to support artisans and farmers in the production of ethical and eco-fashion collections. People Tree aims to create opportunities for people who live in the developing world by supporting their producers to be economically independent and by challenging the power structures holding them back.
How does People Tree Operate?
Based in the UK, People Tree is a pioneer in Fair Trade and sustainable fashion. People Tree is devoted to helping the environment by using natural resources and responsible initiatives to promote sustainability. The company began as the first Fair Trade producer in the fashion industry and remains 100% Fair Trade throughout their entire supply chain.
Why Fair Trade?
Fair Trade makes a powerful difference by helping to alleviate poverty in the world's most marginalized communities. People Tree the world's first clothing company to receive the World Fair Trade Organization Fair Trade product mark in 2013.