The Queen’s Award for Enterprise 2017 – Recognition for our co-operative achievements
April 21, 2017 – 8:09 am | One Comment

The Queen’s Awards are amongst the most prestigious awards in UK, designed to celebrate the outstanding achievements of British businesses. We’ve been recognized for our strong, continued growth in international sales as well as our co-operative ethos and great employment benefits, such as equal pay for all workers and flexible working.

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Suma Potato and Leek Soup (VF181)
December 19, 2014 – 12:46 pm | No Comment
Suma Potato and Leek Soup (VF181)

It takes a lot of love to make a good soup.

Zaytoun CIC celebrates its 10th olive harvest in Palestine!
December 11, 2014 – 2:21 pm | No Comment
Zaytoun CIC celebrates its 10th olive harvest in Palestine!

Zaytoun celebrate their 10th harvest and year supporting Palestinian farmers and growers.

Keep your honey warm this winter
December 5, 2014 – 2:27 pm | No Comment
Keep your honey warm this winter

What does it mean when honey is crystallised, and how can you make it runny again?

Suma supports Charity Concert in Manchester
November 21, 2014 – 11:11 am | No Comment
Suma supports Charity Concert in Manchester

Suma donates food to Hope for Christmas gig in Manchester, headlined by Paul Heaton, to help two local foodbanks

Win an Amazing Vegetarian Cookery Course for Two!
November 6, 2014 – 7:33 am | No Comment
Win an Amazing Vegetarian Cookery Course for Two!

Win a vegetarian cookery course for two at the Cordon Vert Cookery School.

World Vegan Day – 1st November
October 31, 2014 – 5:22 pm | One Comment
World Vegan Day – 1st November

The 1st November is the 20th World Vegan Day, and this year it also marks the 70th Anniversary of The Vegan Society, and the term ‘veganism’.
The day was set up to bring vegans across the …

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

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.
The …

National Cupcake Week 2014 – Day 1 – Mocha Cupcakes
September 15, 2014 – 11:07 am | One Comment
National Cupcake Week 2014 – Day 1 – Mocha Cupcakes

 
To celebrate the ever-popular ‘cupcake’, to encourage baking at home, with family, sharing skills or to support your local bakery, we’ve been asking our readers to offer a delightful recipe for you to try at home. Here’s …

Plunkett Foundation Partnership
September 3, 2014 – 1:26 pm | No Comment
Plunkett Foundation Partnership

Suma and Plunkett support small community groups
Plunkett Foundation and Suma Wholefoods are delighted to have agreed a supply deal exclusively for community co-operatives across the UK launching from the 1st September.
Aimed at community co-operative members …

A Vegetarian Nursery in Hebden Bridge
July 21, 2014 – 9:29 am | 2 Comments
A Vegetarian Nursery in Hebden Bridge

Long time Suma Customer, Crossley Mill Nursery, sits in a beautiful canal-side location in the heart of Hebden Bridge. It is housed in an old mill that was specially converted in 1998 on the initiative of a group of parents who were keen to secure better childcare for under 5’s in the Upper Calder Valley. It cares for up to 46 children from 0-5 years.