The British Association of Fair Trade Shops are having their first regional meeting in Melbourne, Derbyshire.
Time: Tuesday 18th June 2013 6pm to 9pm
Place: The Fair Trading Place, 28 Market Place, Melbourne, Derbyshire DE73 8DS
Car Parking, discussions and the supper will be available (just across the road from the shop) at Melbourne Assembly Rooms, High Street, Melbourne, Derby DE73 8GF.
Anyone wishing to attend is welcome, even if they do not consider themselves from the Midlands Region!
The meeting is open to Fair Trade retailers and suppliers / importers, BAFTS members and non-members are all welcome. Please pass this invitation on to anyone who might be interested. Feel free to come when you can, for all or part of the evening. The evening will include the opportunity to..
- Look round the Melbourne shop
- Bring your best and worst selling items for discussion
- Find out more about BAFTS
- Hear feedback about the proposed Fair Trade Retailer Standards from the recent WFTO conference in Rio de Janeiro
- Network with others involved in the Fair Trade world
- Enjoy a buffet meal
- Talk about possible ideas and activities for BAFTS’ week, probably the last week in September
RSVP please to Christine Lee – shop address above or firstname.lastname@example.org