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We source the most ethical, socially responsible Peruvian brands a global platform while directing the world’s attention to the traditional treasures of Peru. The sole difference – a major one – would be that the store would now be 4,500 miles north.

What We Do

Ruwana exists to find little-known treasures from the Andes.

Our Mission

To produce handmade fair trade wholesale products to empower artisans to share their stories and art with the world. We want artisans to run their own business instead of working for someone else. We believe the people who are creating these goods should be in charge of their own company. Fair trade online stores can provide the essentials for these hardworking artisans to make a living, provide for their families, and better their lives. We want to ensure artisans receive proper pay, credit, and appreciation.

How We Work

We travel extensively to maintain personal relationships with artisans and manufacturers in South America. These artisans craft goods in their local tradition and using local materials. By personally visiting all of our suppliers, we ensure than all of our products are manufactured ethically and sustainably.

Our retail store

301 Front St W
Toronto, Canada

Mon - Fri, 8:30am - 10:30pm
Saturday, 8:30am - 10:30pm
Sunday, 8:30am - 10:30pm

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