Why CafePress?

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It is entirely reasonable to question why I've selected CafePress as the supplier to sell canvas bags. Plainly and simply, it is not my first choice. Given the resources, I would happily find a business that emphasized natural fibers and had demonstrably good labor practices, etc.

However, the practicality of the matter is that this is a private project which I have decided to start up on my own with no outside funding and without any intent to earn a profit from it. As such, the cost to initially acquire a stock of bags is beyond my limited means.

I sincerely hope that there are no egregious problems with CafePress - in regards to their labor practices, their materials, or any other environmental issues. I did some research; with little in the way of results, positive or negative.

I encourage everybody to let me know of problems with CafePress!

Updated by Joe Dolson on 09 December, 2005


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