Product spotlight: coconut oil
August 11, 2015 – 2:47 pm | No Comment

Read all about coconut oil, and it’s culinary, health and household uses. Learn about the different types of coconut oil, production process and view Suma’s large range of coconut oil brands.

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Delivery changes for South East customers
August 3, 2015 – 6:46 am | No Comment
Delivery changes for South East customers

Good news if you live in London and the South East – We’ve recently set up a new Southern Distribution Centre and are expanding our service in your area. For many regions we’ll be able to offer additional delivery days, and in some cases your order and delivery days will be changing.

Suma Driver Profile
July 30, 2015 – 9:59 am | One Comment
Suma Driver Profile

I have been at Suma for 14 years. When I started we were based in a redundant mill building in Halifax, and our fleet of vehicles certainly wasn’t what it is today.

Suma tree planting weekend
March 18, 2015 – 2:15 pm | No Comment
Suma tree planting weekend

‘We aim to operate in a way which balances running a successful business with the environmental impact of our actions.’
The above statement is one of the foundations of Suma’s ethical policy. It is no mean …

Spring Brochure
March 31, 2014 – 1:40 pm | No Comment
Spring Brochure

This Spring Suma are offering lots of great new products, these are included in our new Spring Summer brochure, so here’s a taster from us, Suma, the workers cooperative where things are altogether better.

A New Era For Greenpeace with the Rainbow Warrior III
November 15, 2011 – 9:56 am | No Comment
A New Era For Greenpeace with the Rainbow Warrior III

Last week, celebrations on the south bank of the Thames marked the inaugural visit of Greenpeace’s new campaigning ship to the UK, and the 40th anniversary of the birth of Greenpeace.

Suma Deliveries Blaze an Eco-Trail
August 13, 2011 – 9:01 am | No Comment
Suma Deliveries Blaze an Eco-Trail

Our Distribution Coordinator Simon, who had a go at test-driving the truck, said “it handles much like our regular vehicles but it has a very clever automatic gearbox, which makes it a pleasure to drive in urban environments and heavy traffic.

The ‘Chipmobile’
July 12, 2011 – 10:22 am | 4 Comments
The ‘Chipmobile’

For years I’ve been thinking I should start running my car on recyled waste vegetable frying oil and last week I finally took the plunge.

Air Plot Success for Greenpeace
May 27, 2010 – 3:16 pm | No Comment
Air Plot Success for Greenpeace

Plans for a third runway at Heathrow airport have been axed

Greener Together with Co Ops Uk
May 11, 2010 – 1:27 pm | No Comment
Greener Together with Co Ops Uk

We are taking part in an exciting project in sustainable living, organised by Co-ops UK. Participation in the project is open to all, and we’d love you to take part also.

Suma Treeplanting 2010
April 2, 2010 – 1:43 pm | No Comment
Suma Treeplanting 2010

Suma members brave fair weather and local ale in order to plant trees in the Calder Valley – its a hard life.