Korean visitors see Suma in action
October 22, 2014 – 5:30 pm | No Comment

On Thursday 16th October we were very lucky to host 16 visitors from South Korea, here as part of a trip around Europe to find out how Europeans run social enterprises and worker owned businesses.
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Porridge of Champions
June 13, 2014 – 3:02 pm | No Comment
Porridge of Champions

This delicious porridge is packed full of super healthy berries

Ancient Grains
June 6, 2014 – 3:39 pm | One Comment
Ancient Grains

an increasing number of consumers are turning to more flavoursome ancient grains because they offer unique health benefits

Quick and Easy Irish Italian Pasta Sauce
May 30, 2014 – 3:10 pm | No Comment
Quick and Easy Irish Italian Pasta Sauce

The parents of Suma member Paul recently went on a family visit to Ireland. His mum’s cousin Jim was pleased to hear Paul is working at a cooperative, and doubly so when he found out …

Congratulations to our suppliers & customers!
May 22, 2014 – 4:57 pm | No Comment
Congratulations to our suppliers & customers!

 

Some of Suma HQ visited Olympia last weekend for the last Natural Products Europe trade show to be held at Olympia, Kensington. The show plays host to hundreds of exhibitor trade stands across Natural Food, …

Coeliac Awareness Week
May 15, 2014 – 2:24 pm | No Comment
Coeliac Awareness Week

This week is Coeliac Awareness Week (it began on Monday and runs until Sunday 18th May). This year’s theme focuses on the availability of gluten-free food in shops. Coeliac UK, the oldest and largest coeliac …

Experts In Export, Meet the Suma Export Team.
April 28, 2014 – 11:22 am | 2 Comments
Experts In Export, Meet the Suma Export Team.

Suma has been selling across the World for about 10 years. It all started quite quietly with a few customers. We only really began to take exporting seriously about five years ago and are now at the point where we’ve seen this part of our business grow to about 14% of total sales, a figure which continues to increase.

We are a small team, normally just three people working each day. Between us we speak French, Spanish, Italian, German, Greek, Mandarin and Portuguese.

My Golden Ticket
April 24, 2014 – 9:28 am | No Comment
My Golden Ticket

After eating my weight in chocolate, we were moved onto the main event – being wheeled around the factory and making our very own chocolate bars. Clad in hairnets and white jackets we headed straight into the extremely pristine factory. Vats of dark, milk & white chocolate dominated the

SUMA voted 3rd place in Magazine Awards
April 4, 2014 – 12:27 pm | No Comment
SUMA voted 3rd place in Magazine Awards

What great news for a Friday! We’ve been voted 3rd place in the Best Health Food Brand category of Cook Vegetarian Magazine’s Veggie Awards 2014 – and it’s thanks to you!

This year the magazine opened up …

Suma Tree Planting Weekend March 2014 (Updated April ’14)
March 28, 2014 – 2:05 pm | One Comment
Suma Tree Planting Weekend March 2014 (Updated April ’14)

At Suma we deliver for our customers and until a viable alternative arrives this means using diesel. Every year we get through roughly 300,000 litres of diesel as our trucks take goods to all corners …

BeeMat Pre Seeded Mats
March 14, 2014 – 2:48 pm | No Comment
BeeMat Pre Seeded Mats

We’ve four exciting new products to offer you that will help you do your bit for the environment; Bee Mat,  Bird Mat, Bug Control Mat and Butterfly Mat.
BeeMat (NF004) is a biodegradable pre-seeded growing …