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As a leader in authentic fair trade, social justice, and the specialty coffee industry, we want to share our work and our learnings with the world. As we travel to coffee origins across the globe, develop new innovative techniques in coffee production and roasting, and watch history unfold with the rest of you, we will be sharing our learnings and take on it all right here.

A Plastic Ocean * Free Film Screening *

A Plastic Ocean * Free Film Screening *

Posted on: Jul. 13, 2018

Join The Ecology Action Centre and our Sustainability Allies Just Us! as we learn about the harmful effects of plastic pollution on our marine ecosystem. Featuring a presentation by Rebecca Brushett EAC's Marine Campaign Coordinator prior to the film on the effects of marine debris and plastic pollution, we'll explore how plastics are affecting our marine environment and how we can learn to live without them.

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Press Release

Press Release

Posted on: Jul. 09, 2018

Press Release On Wednesday June 28th, 2018 CBC reporter Elizabeth Chiu requested an interview with Just Us! on the pretense of our acceptance and interpretation of Status Cards for Point of Sale Tax Exemptions at our two coffee house locations. The article/TV news footage was not entirely a fair representation of what she initially mentioned as her purpose of the interview.

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General Manager’s Trip to Origin

General Manager’s Trip to Origin

Posted on: Jun. 27, 2018

Follow our General Manager Joey as he travels throughout South America. Click on each coffee plant on the map for photos and more information about his journey.

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Celebrating Fair Trade Month

Celebrating Fair Trade Month

Posted on: May. 01, 2018

Every year during the month of May, Fair Trade Month is celebrated throughout Canada, and 2018 is no different. Together with our staff, the Worker-Owners of Just Us! Coffee Roasters Co-operative are pleased to join some 200+ other licensees across Canada to celebrate our ongoing commitment to equity in trade.

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Earth Day Colouring Contest

Earth Day Colouring Contest

Posted on: Apr. 12, 2018

Earth Day Colouring Contest! All Ages Welcome

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March 8, 2018 Recognizing  Just Women…

March 8, 2018 Recognizing Just Women…

Posted on: Feb. 28, 2018

Just Us! Coffee Roasters Co-op is celebrating International Women’s Day by recognizing Women in our community. Do you know a woman you feel should be honoured? Let us know. Applications can be submitted online, by email to [email protected] or in person at our Grand Pré Roastery & Head Office. Deadline for submissions is March 5, 2018.

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Love You a Latte

Love You a Latte

Posted on: Feb. 12, 2018

Show your sweetie that you care about them and the world… Give fair trade roses - available at Just Us! Coffee Roasters Co-op for one day only Just Us! Valentine’s Day is almost here. What a great way to tell someone you care, or to let them know they are appreciated. Or just treat yourself – because you deserve it!

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Sustainability & Authenticity

Sustainability & Authenticity

Posted on: Jan. 29, 2018

Sustainability & Authenticity: A round table discussion on social enterprise and entrepreneurship Please join us

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Message from Founder of Fair Trade

Message from Founder of Fair Trade

Country: Mexico | Posted on: Oct. 17, 2017

Direct message from Francisco Van der Hoff, founder of fair trade, regarding the ongoing struggles in Mexico following the earthquake and the need for help.

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Acadia University becomes a Fair Trade campus

Acadia University becomes a Fair Trade campus

Posted on: Sep. 26, 2017

WOLFVILLE, NS – Acadia University became the 27th Fair Trade campus in Canada on Sept. 25 and now it has its own blend of coffee. ©Wendy Elliott The Register/Advertiser

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Immediate and Urgent Request for Help

Immediate and Urgent Request for Help

Country: Mexico | Posted on: Sep. 13, 2017

Photo: President Enrique Peña Nieto inspecting damage to a home in Juchitán, Oaxaca

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Smiling Goat Purchases Just Us! HRM Coffeehouses

Smiling Goat Purchases Just Us! HRM Coffeehouses

Posted on: Aug. 31, 2017

Just Us! is pleased to announce the sale of the Spring Garden Road Coffee and Tea House, in Halifax and the King’s Wharf Coffee and Tea House, in Dartmouth, to the Smiling Goat effective September 1, 2017.

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SCA Expo 2017

SCA Expo 2017

Country: USA | Posted on: Aug. 02, 2017

The Specialty Coffee Association Global Expo is an annual event held in various cities throughout the USA. It brings everything coffee into one convention centre and attracts tens of thousands of coffee producers and professionals, government officials, coffee nerds, NGOs, and coffee innovators to one location.

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