U.S. Standard Sizes

The following PDF provides standard sizes for U.S. textiles, accessories, accent furniture, dog accessories and taper candles. Please click on the following link to download the PDF. You will need to have Adobe Reader installed on your computer to view this document.  If you do not have it, you can go to http://get.adobe.com/reader to download […]

Fair Trade: Improving Lives

A short video on how Fair Trade has improved the lives of rural farmers. Produced by Fair Trade USA.

Market Research- Foundation of Successful Marketing

Market research might sound complicated, but it is simply the process of asking questions about the market, finding the answers, and using those answers to make decisions. Market research is an opportunity to organize market information to make better decisions regarding the direction of your organization. It builds the foundation for developing a successful marketing […]

Are you ready to Export?

Before trying to access export markets,  it is important your organization understands and is well prepared for the demands and opportunities of the global marketplace.  Exporting requires different products, service, pricing, marketing, production, shipping and financial resources than the domestic market.  Because competition in the global market is high, buyers may turn to alternate suppliers […]