MDE 53: Building an organic spice business committed to fairtrade and the environment, with Axel Steenberg

'There is no discernible logic as to why we set up the business' says Axel Steenberg of Steenbergs, which specialises in Organic FairTrade spices, herbs and Teas. A scientist and accountant by background Axel and his wife Sophie, a former journalist, set up the company based in North Yorkshire in 2003. Passionate about not only the quality of their products (they do rigorous product testing) but also the environment, fair-trade and treating their employees well, the company has grown to employ...