Spirals of abundance has been a Fair trade importer and retailer of the British Association of Fair Trade Shops (BAFTS) since 2006

10% of our profits are donated to The Himalayan Permaculture Centre (HPC).

Spirals of abundance aims to:

  • Work with producers on product development to produce high quality products & providing them with market awareness.
  • Create a long lasting working partnership with producers based on trust and respect working with transparency and dialogue
  • Pay a fair price to producers
  • Promote development opportunities for disadvantaged producers particularly women and rural communities
  • Raise awareness among consumers about the effects of their purchases
  • Protect human rights by promoting social justice, sound environmental practices and economic security
  • Value and respect traditional crafts
  • Producers have freedom of association with other buyers

We visit each of our suppliers to ensure that there are

  • Safe & hygienic working conditions
  • No child labour
  • No forced labour

ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY

We ensure that

  • Packaging is minimum & reused where possible
  • Minimum waste is made during production
  • No animal testing is carried out of any of the products or ingredients.
  • Chemicals are disposed of safely where used
  • No tropical hardwoods are used

CUSTOMER RELATIONSHIP

  • We aim to provide full information about the products, where they come from, how they are made and our working practices.
  • A full refund will be given if the product is faulty or broken provided it is returned within 10 days of purchase.