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Posts Tagged ‘ethical trade

Rogue boots and hyenas!

December 30, 2009

Rogue boots have been tried and tested in all sorts of African situations and will never let you down…… as long as you take great care of them!  One tale that comes to mind is a story I heard of a group of people camping in the African bush whilst wearing Rogue boots.  I am […]

Teams United in Love of Sport

May 5, 2009

The Leighton Buzzard Observer – a local Bedfordshire newspaper, featured an article on The Hazyview Blue Bird Young Stars football team and their link with Leighton United Football Club. This article appeared in the 28th April edition of the paper and is the first of two features.  The second will include the experiences of 15 […]

Of African Origin Clothes distributed to people in Zimbabwe who REALLY needed them

March 8, 2009

Kendrick Imports http://www.kendrickimports.com now imports range of authentic Safari and travel clothing made by Of African Origin http://www.kendrickimports.com/index.php/of-african-origin The range includes shirts, blouses, shorts, t shirts, polo shirts, safari jackets, skirts and bandanas. All of the clothes are specifically designed for Safari and travel. The Company “Of African Origin” make the garments specifically for wear […]

Of African Origin Authentic Safari Clothing

February 25, 2009

Kendrick Imports now stocks the Of African Origin range of Safari clothing. The Of African Origin range of Authentic Safari clothes include all the clothes you would need for your Safari holiday.  The range was designed and is used in the Safari environment and is perfect for the climate and terrain. The range includes blouses, […]

Monkey Apples dry in the sun at Terra Boma Farm, South Africa

January 2, 2009

The monkey apples that were picked in South Africa during August last year are now drying in the sun at the Worx of Africa Farm Terra Boma. The drying is the first part of the process in the hand decoration of the seed pods to make the beautiful decorations. http://www.kendrickimports.com/index.php/worx-of-africa/monkey-apples Kenneth works at the farm […]

Christmas for Hazyview Football Team

January 1, 2009

Kendrick Imports http://www.kendrickimports.com is an ethical trader and has just delivered a whole range of kit to the Bluebird Young Stars football team in Hazyview, South Africa. Jayne Green (Carol’s sister) has arranged for Leighton United Football Club based in Bedfordshire to “team up” with the Blue Bird Young Stars. Leighton United  http://www.leightonunitedfc.com/ have been […]

Beaded Gifts From South Africa

September 26, 2008

Kendrick Imports orders Beaded Gifts Beaded gifts from South Africa will soon be available at http://www.kendrickimports.com Whilst in South Africa recently we met up with a talented craftsman from Zimbabwe called Owen. Owen was working in South Africa as he could not make a living in Zimbabwe at the moment. We loved Owen’s optimistic outlook […]

Ethical Trade With Gifts From Africa

August 5, 2008

Potential new products for Kendrick Imports Whilst in the local craft market in Natal South Africa this morning, we met Owen. He is working in Durban with his two brothers hand-making beaded crafts. Owen is originally from Zimbabwe and has most of his family there. By making his goods in South Africa and selling them […]