ecostore New Zealand Blog

How to buy Fairtrade and shop with a purpose

We’re big fans of the idea of products and businesses with a purpose that’s bigger than themselves, which is why we like to get behind Fairtrade.

By amanda
May 6th, 2015
No Comments
Kids clothes
Six ways you can change how kids clothes are made

The production of kid’s clothing can harm people and the environment. Jess Berenston-Shaw, founder of NZ-based social enterprise Muka Kids tells us 6 things we can do to help change this.

By Melanie Rands
July 16th, 2014
Mike Murphy in PNG
Do you start your day with a fairtrade coffee?

For some of us the day doesn’t really start until we’ve had our first cup of coffee and how much better does it feel when you know it’s fairtrade?

By Melanie Rands
July 9th, 2014
No Comments
A cup of Fairtrade Coffee from Kokako
Fairtrade and the coffee industry

One of the best things you can do is support Fairtrade accredited and certified brands, says Mike Murphy.

By Melanie Rands
August 8th, 2013
No Comments
A green guide to Easter

Some thoughts to steer you in the direction of a greener Easter this year.

By Melanie Rands
April 5th, 2012
1 Comment
Bowl of vegetarian Winter Stew from Kokako Cafe
Warming winter stew recipe from Kokako Cafe

Kokako cafe’s much-loved stew is the perfect winter antidote; served with generous hunks of melted blue cheese and topped with a poached egg.

By Melanie Rands
June 27th, 2013
Find a Store

Enter your location and find a store in your area.

Shop Online

Select your favorite products and have them shipped to your door.

Visit our online Shop
No Nasty Chemicals

We help protect your health by minimising exposure to harmful chemicals.

Learn more about us