Starting from the studio and store in Taichung in 2010, Liz and Vinka, both eco-friendly handicraftsmen, fair trade in 2011 and production teams in 2013-14 respectively, became the official WFTO member of Fairtrade World Trade Organization in 2015 Become a WFTO GS member. Seven-year-old cocoon wrapped into the child, has now been extended to Taiwan’s seven stores and a joint shop, more than 20 teams, with production side about 25 countries more than 50 production organizations.
The two are handcrafted into designs and handed over to fair trade producers. Natural and environmentally friendly materials and production methods have so far remained unchanged. For producers, they provide reasonable wages and prevent child labor and gender discrimination and enhance their job skills through long-lasting and transparent cooperation. In contrast to most current business models, low-cost, high-cost fair trade may be the real way to help people on the brink of poverty get out of poverty.
Cocoon Wrap is a WFTO certified member of the World Fair Trade Organization and the first WFTO fair trade organization in Taiwan. It designs and works in cooperation with the Fair Trade Organization to promote the concept of fair trade. At present, there are eight fair trade shops in Taiwan that sell Fair Trade products and a fair trade coffee shop.