Co-operatives Fortnight 2017
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Running from 17th June to 1st July Co-operatives Fortnight 2017 hopes to once again promote that co-operating makes a big difference and that it is time to remind the rest of the UK. For this year’s Co-operatives Fortnight, people are being asked to share their stories of co-operation, these will subsequently be shared on social media.

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Vat’s Life!

Submitted by on December 23, 2009 – 11:44 amNo Comment

VATAt the beginning of 2009, the standard rate of VAT was temporarily reduced from 17.5% to 15%, and we therefore reduced the Recommended Retail Prices (RRP’s) of all Suma Brand products which attract this level of VAT.

The situation from the 1st January 2010 is that the standard rate of VAT reverts to 17.5%, and all invoices from that date will show the increased RRP’s of our Suma Brand products accordingly. These changes are reflected in our January & February catalogue. We will change the RRP’s for other brands as and when we are advised of any changes by our suppliers. For up to the minute pricing information, go to

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