Traidcraft advertise for new chief executive following departure of Mags Vaughan

Mags Vaughan left the fair trade organisation in December after a year-and-a-half in the role

Mags Vaughan, business director of Traidcraft

Social Saturday campaign urges consumers to think harder about what they buy

Consumers hitting the shops on Saturday are being encouraged to think twice about how they spend their cash

North East Women leaders conference at the Newcastle Business School Northumbria University Campus East

Women leaders inspiring next generation of North East girls into high-flying careers

The North East's leading ladies in science, business and law touched down at Northumbria University to help young women of the future get ahead. Kate Proctor reports on the ultimate careers advice day

Charlotte Timson of Traidcraft

New international director appointed at Gateshead-based Traidcraft

Charlotte Timson has joined the management team at Gateshead-based Traidcraft

An aerial view of Team Valley

Northumbrian Fine Foods makes financial loss of almost £185,000

Biscuit and cookie manufacturer Northumbrian Fine Foods of Team Valley made a financial loss of almost £185,000, its full-year accounts show


New export market for Traidcraft

Gateshead fair trade organisation Traidcraft is preparing to welcome representatives from US fair trade Co-operative Equal Exchange to Tyneside


New chief executive for Traidcraft

Gateshead-based fair trade retailer Traidcraft has appointed its first female chief executive

TEASER: taste festival

Taste of things to come

GASTRONOMIC treats galore await visitors to The Journal’s latest food and drink festival.


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