Fair Trade

  • Blogs

    August 15, 2013

    This Means Trade War: Toyo Tires of Cypress Files Unfair Trade Practices Complaint

    Cypress-based Toyo Tire Holdings of Americas Inc. has filed a formal unfair trade practices complaint before the U.S. International Trade Commission against 22 manufacturers, importers and sellers of passenger and light truck tires. Toyo alleges these entities "have engaged in unfair trade practice ... More >>

  • Culture

    February 23, 2012

    31 Bits Sells Merchandise That's Good

    [Trendzilla] The Costa Mesa company helps women in Uganda sell their wondrous jewelry

  • Calendar

    May 12, 2011

    OC Fashion Week

    Downtown Santa Ana Artists Village

  • Blogs

    April 6, 2011

    Ben & Jerry's Free Cone Day is April 12!

    ​Yep, it's been a whole year: Ben & Jerry's free cone day is coming up on Tuesday, April 12. And as much as we love classics like Chunky Monkey and Cherry Garcia, why not try one of four new (or newish) flavors? There's even one that contains chocolate-covered potato chips. And it's tastier th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 25, 2008

    Mother's Market Don't Know its Mexicans

    Don't get me wrong--I like Mother's Market, our homegrown Whole Foods. I make it a point to support businesses that subscribe to the principles of the Slow Food movement--we all are sinners (except for the do-gooders at Avanti Cafe), so I understand slip-ups or exceptions occur from time to time. Bu ... More >>

  • Unknown

    July 14, 2005
  • Columns

    June 8, 2000
  • News

    June 1, 2000

    Working for Beans

    Demo at Diedrich Coffee is no Battle in Seattle

  • Columns

    May 25, 2000