Earth’s General Store will be participating in Dressember this year. Dressember is a fundraising and awareness campaign to highlight and address human trafficking. The owner, Michael Kalmanovitch, has committed to wearing a dress for the whole month of December to raise money and build awareness for this issue that is near and dear to his heart.
Earth’s General Store is very pleased to announce that we will be the second business to offer Cold Brew Nitro Coffee in Edmonton. Our coffee is also roasted by us and is Fair Trade and Certified Organic…. and according to our customers, it tastes REALLY Fantastic.
#ENDITMOVEMENT is calling on all people that want to end slavery to put a red cross on the back of their hands on February 22nd to show solidarity. Demand an end to slavery NOW! Don’t buy products that may have been produced in those conditions. #FairTrade
Valentines’s Day is on Wednesday and to show you the love we have for you we are having an ONE DAY 20% OFF ALL CHOCOLATE. Note – this is not limited to just chocolate bars and such – this is Everything! This includes cocoa, chocolate, and cacao products
Canadians eat more bananas than any other single fruit. Unfortunately, bananas do not grow in Canada, so we must import them from much warmer regions and the cost to do so continues to increase. There are just two importers of Fairtrade Bananas in Canada: Equifruit based in Quebec, and our supplier, Discovery Organics, based in …
Would you be interested in saving money on your groceries? Want to save over 60% on your teas? Well Earth’s General Store can do just that when compared to a popular national chain of tea store.
So you would think that coconut oil might be free of animal involvement. As it turns out there are many companies/suppliers that are using monkeys to go up the trees and knock down the coconuts where their human masters are waiting. At Earth’s General Store we carry Monkey Free Coconut Oil. I have received a …
Earth’s General Store has been a pioneer for providing Fair Trade Certified products and information to the citizens of Edmonton for almost a quarter of a century. More fresh fruit products are becoming Fair Trade Certified. Over the past few years grapefruits, avocados, pineapples (periodically) , mangoes have joined bananas as being available on a …
Tea is an extremely popular beverage. It is consumed throughout the world. Every culture had some kind of leaf that they infused in water. When we ‘normally’ use the term tea though we mean a hot liquid made from the Camellia sinensis plant. All Black, green, white, oolong, etc teas come from this plant. It …
Several years ago Bananas became the most popular fruit in North America replacing the apple. They are popular, they are tasty, they are inexpensive, and they come with a hidden price tag. Bananas are big business. Large corporations have controlled banana production, marketing, distribution and, directly and indirectly, the welfare of the people and environment …
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