Background & Profile

Operated by Spark Etail Ltd, Ltd is the UKs leading online retailer serving the ethical market, bringing together two pioneers in the sector, Natural Collection and The group’s main business activities include:


  • Operating - a leading UK consumer webshop for fair trade, organic and eco-friendly merchandise currently featuring over 3,000 products.
  • Operating -  a multi-award winning ethical lifestyle mail order catalogue and online shop.
  • Operating -  a leader in eco baby & child supplies, from biodegradable nappies with no chemical nasties, baby clothes and toys to beauty and health goods, homeware and household supplies for Mum and Dad!
  • Operating -  formerly an eco fashion label, this area of our website offerings covers cutting edge ethical, organic and fairtrade clothing, jewellery and accessories for any occasion.
  • Providing business services and products – services include e-commerce and fulfilment services to leading fair trade companies, charities and values-based organizations. Key service partners include the Guardian, Cafedirect, Greenpeace, Friends of the Earth, The Vegetarian Society and World Society for the Protection of Animals. The company also sells wholesale products to independent shops and catalogue companies. For more information about business services, please visit Spark Etail's business website at


The business is managed by a team with in depth experience in the field of ethical trading, e-commerce and fulfilment.

Andy Redfern, Co-founder and Director - Andy is a former executive Director of Traidcraft, the UK's leading fair trade organisation, a non-Executive Director of Cafedirect and was previously Editor-in-Chief of Personal Computing (PC) Magazine UK.

To meet our full team, click here.


About Spark Etail Ltd

Our Mission: To be the UK's leading full service online retailer enabled by Spark's innovative ecommerce and fulfilment solutions.

Head Quarters and Ownership: Spark Etail Ltd is part of the Spark Response Group located in Gateshead, Tyne and Wear. Spark Response is a leading UK provider of contact centre and fulfilment services.