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

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 …

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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 …

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.

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

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 …

Showcasing our Organic products at Biofach
January 9, 2014 – 4:52 pm | No Comment
Showcasing our Organic products at Biofach

In February this year, our Export team will be exhibiting at BIOFACH – the world’s leading Trade Fair for Organic Food. This year, the exhibition celebrates it’s 25th anniversary and will be held from 12-15 …

Suma’s Community Christmas Event
December 16, 2013 – 1:38 pm | No Comment
Suma’s Community Christmas Event

We held a community Christmas dinner to raise awareness of the issues many people face at this time of year, and to allow local charities and volunteers the chance see how Suma works. Diners included people and volunteers from local charitable organisations and some hand picked local customers.

Suma wins Halifax Courier Employer of the Year Award 2013
November 22, 2013 – 10:13 am | 5 Comments
Suma wins Halifax Courier Employer of the Year Award 2013

BBC Look North presenter Clare Frisby presented Suma with the prestigious award at this years Halifax Courier Business Awards. An event where the business community comes together to celebrate the area’s biggest success stories. Representing …

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!

River Cottage select Suma as supplier for their new venture
October 24, 2013 – 1:42 pm | No Comment
River Cottage select Suma as supplier for their new venture

River Cottage is working with Hollins Hall Country Club located in Baildon – near Shipley,
West Yorkshire – to make improvements in its ethical, seasonal and local food procurement.