Suma are Recruiting for Trial Members – Elland HX5  & Greenford UB6
October 7, 2016 – 12:31 pm | No Comment

We are now accepting application forms for Trial Members to join our cooperative based at our Elland site in West Yorkshire.

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Beans, Beans and more Beans….
July 4, 2013 – 8:23 am | No Comment
Beans, Beans and more Beans….

Great news for our Catering Customers (or those with a very large appetite !)
Made to our special recipe from sun-rich Italian tomatoes and onions with a hint of black pepper and no artificial ingredients whatsoever…

Cocktail ideas from Cawston
May 23, 2013 – 1:56 pm | No Comment
Cocktail ideas from Cawston

At Cawston Press we love coming up with new ways to use our apple juice. It is such a versatile ingredient and can be used in a number of sweet and savoury dishes. It also makes a great, natural sweetener in place of sugar, whilst adding a little of its own delicious, delicate flavour.

Fairtrade Chocolate Brownie
March 7, 2013 – 11:34 am | No Comment
Fairtrade Chocolate Brownie

Watching technique videos on the internet made me vaguely confident of scaling the recipe up a touch and by rummaging through Suma’s 60,000-sq/ft store cupboard it was easy to give my version Fairtrade status. What could possibly go wrong?

New range of conditioners from Suma
March 5, 2013 – 9:22 am | No Comment
New range of conditioners from Suma

Suma Launch new range of conditioners to pair perfectly with our existing Suma brand shampoos.

Suma Organic Pasta – Success Story and Latest News !
February 20, 2013 – 1:51 pm | 2 Comments
Suma Organic Pasta –  Success Story and Latest News !

When we first introduced Suma Organic Cooperative Pasta in 2010 we were really pleased to be awarded the Natural Lifestyle Magazine’s Best Food & Drink Product award as voted for by independent health …

Knitting for Africa
January 31, 2013 – 8:32 am | One Comment
Knitting for Africa

Suma workers get the Knitting bug. To date we’ve collected 50 hand-knit jumpers as well as some woolly hats to donate to the project and more are expected.

Suma Team Up With The Safer Food Handlers
September 20, 2012 – 12:11 pm | No Comment
Suma Team Up With The Safer Food Handlers

The Food Hygiene Certificate has changed.
The Food Hygiene Certificate and online Food Hygiene Training is long overdue a wake-up call. Unnecessarily expensive, boring, poorly produced, Powerpoint slides with lame voiceovers, even having to attend a …

Winter Brochure
September 6, 2012 – 1:33 pm | No Comment
Winter Brochure

New Winter Brochure
This Winter Suma are offering lots of great new products, these are included in our new winter brochure, so here’s a taster from us, Suma, the workers cooperative where things are altogether better.
To …

Recent visitors to Suma
March 8, 2012 – 8:07 am | No Comment
Recent visitors to Suma

We’ve had a busy time hosting visitors at Suma in recent weeks. Some very interesting people have come to see us.

New Suma Hair Conditioners
February 10, 2012 – 11:26 am | 2 Comments
New Suma Hair Conditioners

Our new range of hair conditioners are available in the essential oil-based scents that you know and love from our shampoo and soap range; zesty Grapefruit and Aloe, exotic Rose Petal and Geranium and soothing …