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QWERK’S BUSY SUMMER

Summer Events Summer is here at last and we have been enjoying some fantastic weather. Long may it continue. Qwerk has lots of outdoor events lined up. We started with the Bromborough Summer Fair on Saturday 9th June. I must congratulate the organisers as this was a very well planned out event and a very […]

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AFRICAN HOPE FOR SINGLE MOTHERS

“All hope is not lost, better days are yet to come.” Whilst we were at Concept Corner last week, stocking up with our latest Qwerkemporium products, we met a lovely lady called Jan from African Hope for Single Mothers. This is a really worthwhile and inspiring organisation helping to support single mothers in Uganda and […]

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WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY – 5th JUNE

Following on from Fair Trade Fortnight, Fashion Revolution Week and World Fair Trade Day, Qwerkemporium is looking forward to World Environment Day on Tuesday 5th June. Who Is Hosting the event this year? This year India will be hosting the event and the theme is #BeatPlasticPollution. This message will be going out to governments, industries, […]

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RECYCLED ALUMINIUM

Why Recycled Aluminium? Did you know that recycling aluminium uses 95% less energy than producing aluminium from raw materials and that it also saves 97% of greenhouse gas emissions produced in the primary production process? I didn’t until recently. When Lynne and I first started sourcing recycled products for our company we kept coming across […]

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Live Fair – World Fair Trade Day – 12 May 2018

“Live fair, one product at a time”. This is the message currently being delivered around the globe in response to the increasing demand for global ethical goods. The idea behind this message is to inspire a change in the way the consumers make purchases choices and to encourage them to appreciate Fair traded products and […]

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