Suma wins ‘Employer of the Year’ at the annual Grocer Gold awards
June 16, 2016 – 11:26 am | No Comment

Suma are pleased to announce that we won ‘Employer of the year’ in the Grocer Gold awards, June 2016.

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Suma collection area Christmas festivities
November 2, 2010 – 1:52 pm | One Comment
Suma collection area Christmas festivities

There are lots of exciting things happening in The Suma Collections Area in the run up to Christmas!

Body Care
October 15, 2010 – 12:15 pm | No Comment
Body Care

Organic and Natural body care and beauty products available from Suma
Look after yourself with some of our 500+ organic and natural bodycare products. Choose form shampoos, body lotions, hand creams, moisturisers, soaps, lip balms, bubble …

Free Ecoleaf Washing Up Liquid from Salcombe Harbour
September 23, 2010 – 4:52 pm | No Comment
Free Ecoleaf Washing Up Liquid from Salcombe Harbour

Salcombe Harbour is greeting visiting yachts with a free bottle of Ecoleaf
Washing Up Liquid.
It is part of a phosphate free Salcombe campaign aimed at ensuring that the
estuary water stays sparkling.
“Phosphates can feed Algal booms, …

Eco Gadgets and Gifts
September 21, 2010 – 1:47 pm | No Comment
Eco Gadgets and Gifts

Eco gadgets and gifts available from Suma

Our range includes:
Fairtrade Gifts
Tea sets and Tisaniere’s from the fair trade brand Maroma / Himalya. Fairtrade organic cotton bags and tea towels from Sarah Smith, as well as a …

Food Group Resources
September 16, 2010 – 10:17 am | No Comment
Food Group Resources

Top 100 Shopping List
Find out which products are most popular with our food buying groups. This list provides an insight in to how to save money on your groceries by buying in bulk, and outlines …

How does a food group work?
September 14, 2010 – 3:15 pm | No Comment
How does a food group work?

Buying groups allow families, work colleagues, friends, neighbours or social organisations (e.g. Women’s Institutes) to club together and gain access to wholesome foods at wholesale prices. Our customers find ordering this way more convenient and …

How to start a food group
September 14, 2010 – 3:12 pm | No Comment

I’m interested! What’s the next step?
• Contact the new business team on 01422 313861 or email They can provide you with catalogues, answer any questions you may have and give you access to our …

Food Group Case Study – Ipswich Ripple
September 3, 2010 – 3:29 pm | No Comment
Food Group Case Study – Ipswich Ripple

Ipswich Ripple is a large volunteer run food co-op which was established in the spring of 2007, with over 150 members. On the closure of a local wholefood shop a group of young vegans saw …

Suma visited by Member of Parliament
August 10, 2010 – 3:17 pm | No Comment
Suma visited by Member of Parliament

New Conservative MP for the Calder Valley area, Craig Whittaker visits Suma.

Frozen Foods
August 10, 2010 – 2:47 pm | One Comment
Frozen Foods

Frozen Foods available from Suma

Our frozen food range includes:
We offer a range of organic, frozen pastry including organic puff pastry, organic short crust pastry, sweet short crust pastry and organic filo pastry.
Frozen Fruit and Vegetables
We …