Halifax Courier Community Spirit Awards 2014
July 11, 2014 – 4:15 pm | No Comment

    
Some of the team attended the Halifax Courier’s annual Community Spirit Awards last night – an evening dedicated to selfless, caring and motivated individuals who aim and work to put something back into communities …

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The Suma range of food and household products. Our products are sourced ethically, with the environment in mind.

Recipes

Delicious vegetarian recipes created in our very own Suma canteen. Healthy meals, and a healthy amount of cakes too.

Ethics

Environmental issues, sustainable business practices, climate change, recycling, green living and more.

News

New developments and activities at Suma, press releases, and updates we think you’ll be interested in.

Cooperation

Suma is the uk’s largest workers’ cooperative. We operate equal pay and are democratically run by our members.

New Suma website launched
December 16, 2009 – 6:07 pm | 11 Comments
New Suma website launched

A new decade, a new website. We have re-designed www.suma.coop and launched a site with many more features. We hope it will bring us closer to you, our customers, and supporters of our products.

Curried Carrot & Sweet Potato Soup
December 9, 2009 – 3:58 pm | One Comment
Curried Carrot & Sweet Potato Soup

A delicious warming recipe to help fuel you through the wintertime. Carrots and Sweet potato are great sources of both vitamins A and C, which help to strengthen the immune system and keep us healthy.

Suma catalogue – not as green as we wanted!
December 3, 2009 – 5:42 pm | 3 Comments
Suma catalogue – not as green as we wanted!

The wrapper on our latest Jan/Feb catalogue was going to be sent out in a different, more eco-friendly wrapper, like the last edition. The substrate we wanted to use (“Bioplast”) is produced from a revolutionary …

Suma at Scotland Speciality Food Show
December 3, 2009 – 5:24 pm | No Comment
Suma at Scotland Speciality Food Show

We are attending the Scotland Speciality Food Show on the 24th – 26th of January 2010 at the SECC, Glasgow.
We will be showcasing many of the comprehensive range of Fine Foods we have on …

Making local food work
November 18, 2009 – 3:05 pm | No Comment
Making local food work

There has been a massive upsurge in interest in local food, food security and communities taking control of their own food security and supply. However, it’s become all too easy in recent years to jump …

Visit from the Mikron Theatre Company
November 18, 2009 – 2:38 pm | 2 Comments
Visit from the Mikron Theatre Company

Last October, we were lucky enough to get Mikron, the local theatre company based in Marsden, Huddersfield, to perform at Suma. Mikron is the small company with a reputation for tackling large scale subjects about …

FSA study on organic food
November 18, 2009 – 1:58 pm | One Comment
FSA study on organic food

A recent independent study funded by the Food Standards Agency concluded that organic food is no healthier and provides no significant nutritional benefit compared with conventionally produced food.  The study looked at evidence published over …

Convenience Culture
November 18, 2009 – 1:51 pm | No Comment
Convenience Culture

In the early stages of the 21st Century, we seem fairly well-rooted in convenience culture. Banking is now available “24-7, 365”, a phone call will get those of us who crave pizza a result within …

Suma Cyclescheme
November 18, 2009 – 1:35 pm | No Comment
Suma Cyclescheme

Cyclescheme is the UK’s number one provider of tax-free bikes for the Government’s Cycle to Work initiative. It’s a brilliant programme where everyone wins – employees make big savings on new bikes, employers get a …

Baked Beans – a new addition to the Suma range
November 17, 2009 – 7:15 pm | One Comment
Baked Beans – a new addition to the Suma range

Blazing good news! At last we have launched our very own organic baked beans. These beans are very tasty – using tomatoes and fresh onions for flavour rather than herbs or spices. Irresistible on toast, …