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Fairtrade bananas – (bio)logical packaging?

Banana farming tends to be pretty harmful, both environmentally and socially. Which is why we decided to launch a ranking for tropical fruit brands last year. And we were pleased to see that the Fairtrade and Rainforest Alliance banana is gaining ground – after all, these labels protects both environmental and labor standards. Nowadays, you […]

Twenty years Clean Clothes Campaign

Twenty years is a pretty long time. In November 2009, we can say that hundreds of thousands of textile workers (especially women) are still working more than 70 hours a week for incredible low wages that clearly fail to sustain basic (family) needs such as healthy food, clothes, housing, primary health care and education. So […]

Companies provide true information… or at least not directly false.

People don’t easily believe that businesses provide accurate information about how fair and green they or their products are. As Rank a Brand only uses the information provided on the websites of brands, we often have to explain ourselves. Over 99% of the data that companies present is accurate. Or at least, not more than […]