Etiko Fair Trade
Fair trade clothing and sporting goods
Established in Melbourne in 2005. Etiko's products use Fairtrade certification for its raw material inputs and factory production. The cotton used in all their footwear and clothing products are certified organic.
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A+ grade in the Baptist World Aid Australia's 'Ethical Fashion Report 2019', which grades companies, from A to F, on the strength of their systems to mitigate against the risks of forced labour, child labour and worker exploitation in their supply chains, as well as protect the environment from the harmful impacts of the fashion industry. Assessment criteria fall into five main categories: policies, transparency and traceability, auditing and supplier relationships, worker empowerment and environmental management.
Source: Baptist World Aid Australia (2019)
All of the products this company sells are Fairtrade certified
Source: Fairtrade ANZ (2019)
This social enterprise is Social Traders certified. Social Traders certification assures stakeholders that a social enterprise has a social, cultural or environmental purpose as its primary objective, that a substantial portion of its revenue is derived from commercial trade, and that the majority of the organisation's efforts and resources are invested into the social purpose.
Source: Social Traders (2020)
Certified B Corporations use the power of business to solve social and environmental problems. B Corps meet comprehensive and transparent social and environmental performance standards; meet higher legal accountability standards; and build business constituency for good business.
Source: B Corporation (2019)
In 2016 this company received the Australian Human Rights Commission Business Award. "Etiko is a small business that has focussed on supply chain ethics by developing an accredited and scalable ethical supply chain model. It has received an A+ rating for ethical production in fashion brands. Etiko is the first non-food brand to receive fairtrade certification in the Pacific region. Etikos success in promoting supply chain ethics to the broader community displays great leadership and resource commitment from a small business. It also demonstrates how doing business ethically in Australia can have significant positive human rights impacts at home and abroad."
Source: Australian Human Rights Commission (2016)
In 2020 Baptist World Aid Australia released The COVID Fashion Report, a special edition of their Ethical Fashion Report. The report is framed around six COVID Fashion Commitments that ask companies to demonstrate the steps and measures they are taking to protect and support the most vulnerable workers in their supply chains. This company showed evidence of actions that cover ALL areas of the COVID Fashion Commitments.
Source: Baptist World Aid Australia (2020)
Etiko won the Fairtrade Certified Product of the Year (Speciality) award at the inaugural 2013 Fairtrade Awards for their hitop sneakers.
Source: 2013 Fairtrade Awards (2013)
This company has signed the Make Fashion Traffik Free Protocol, an initiative of Stop the Traffik Australia. Fashion companies that sign the Protocol commit to fully tracing their supply chain and to work to ensuring better working conditions.
Source: Stop the Traffik Australia (2016)
|Address||Shop 22, The Mall, 50 Dorset Square, Boronia, VIC, 3155, Australia|
|Phone||03 9752 3082|
Products / BrandsEtiko Fair Trade
Etiko certified Fairtrade certified organic
Etiko Certified Fairtrade Womens Fashion
Etiko Certified Fairtrade Childrenswear
Etiko Certified Fairtrade Menswear (casual)
Etiko Certified Fairtrade, FSC certified rubber Thongs/Sandals
Etiko Certified Fairtrade, FSC certified latex Skate Shoes
Etiko Certified Fairtrade, FSC certified latex
Etiko Certified Fairtrade, FSC certified latex Mens Shoes
Etiko Certified Fairtrade, FSC certified latex Womens Shoes
Etiko Certified Fairtrade Youth Fashion
Etiko Certified Fairtrade Everyday Apparel