World Vegan Day – 1st November
October 31, 2014 – 5:22 pm | No Comment

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 …

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Vegan Choc Cherry Brownies
October 22, 2014 – 4:02 pm | No Comment
Vegan Choc Cherry Brownies

I love brownies, but have not had one since going vegan. As Rowena (best vegan chef in the North I might add), and I discussed what we would make for our South Korean guests last …

Winter Brochure 2014
September 4, 2014 – 7:29 am | No Comment
Winter Brochure 2014

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

Vegan Coconut Choco Bars
August 4, 2014 – 3:17 pm | 2 Comments
Vegan Coconut Choco Bars

When Suma’s new coconut oil arrived I was keen to find some exciting ways to use it. I’ve been experimenting with vegan baking for just over a year now and have to say I am …

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

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.

Ed Balls visits Suma during Fairtrade Fortnight
March 4, 2014 – 10:07 am | 5 Comments
Ed Balls visits Suma during Fairtrade Fortnight

Shadow Chancellor Ed Balls and Labour’s parliamentary candidate for Calder Valley, Josh Fenton-Glynn, visited Suma during Fairtrade Fortnight to see how our business supports the Fairtrade movement and thrives on equal pay for all our …

Traidcraft fighting unfairness
November 15, 2013 – 12:48 pm | No Comment
Traidcraft fighting unfairness

The Fairtrade programme is doing good things here. The village where I live now has clean water and receives electricity. It’s very exciting – we never believed this would be possible!

Gluten-free Chocolate Coconut Torte with Mango Coulis
March 5, 2013 – 10:35 am | One Comment
Gluten-free Chocolate Coconut Torte with Mango Coulis

Our Cooks made this dessert for a special Fairtrade Fortnight event held at Suma back in March, and it went down a treat. Not only does this recipe make great use of Fairtrade ingredients but it’s also gluten-free thanks to the use of coconut flour instead of wheat flour.

Easter Eggstravaganza
January 3, 2013 – 10:40 am | 2 Comments
Easter Eggstravaganza

With so many fantastic Easter products to choose from this year, Suma’s chocolate buyer tries to help you decide which one is Eggsactly right for you……