BENTONVILLE, Ark. Walmart, TransFair, SEBRAE-Minas Gerais and the USAID announced that a new Fair Trade Certified coffee from Brazil will be sold to Sam's Club members across the country. The two new Fair Trade Certified Member's Mark coffee options will be available in more than 600 Sam's Club locations in the U.S. These new products are part of the innovative Responsible Sourcing Partnership Project that links Brazilian coffee farmers with mass market coffee consumers in the U.S. through Fair Trade certification.
"This partnership falls in line with the company's mission of providing opportunity in communities around the world, as nearly 30,000 Brazilian producer family members are being positively impacted," said Jill Turner-Mitchael, SVP of Merchandising, Sam's Club.
Through the Responsible Sourcing Partnership Project, Brazilian producers and their families receive increased employment opportunities, expanded access to new domestic and int