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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New Style Suma Bamboo T-Shirts
July 3, 2014 – 9:40 am | No Comment
New Style Suma Bamboo T-Shirts

New design, same great quality, new lower price. An environmentally friendly choice with style! Bamboo is our fabric of choice. Fabric made from bamboo fibre is special because it is incredibly soft, smooth and comfortable, …

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.

UK Coffee Week (7-13th April 2014)
March 7, 2014 – 8:47 am | No Comment
UK Coffee Week (7-13th April 2014)

UK Coffee Week (7-13th April 2014) is the largest national campaign to bring together the coffee industry and coffee consumers with the aim of helping to bring clean water to coffee growing countries.
The campaign is …

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 …

Banana and Salted Caramel Tart
January 7, 2014 – 11:16 am | No Comment
Banana and Salted Caramel Tart

A Fairtrade Fortnight Special, this indulgent dessert makes the most of Fairtrade bananas, sugar and vanilla. It takes some time to prepare, but it can be made in advance and the results are well worth the effort!

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!

Sustainable Shopping? It’s in the Bag.
September 1, 2013 – 12:58 pm | 3 Comments
Sustainable Shopping? It’s in the Bag.

Help us to reduce the environmental impact of throw-away carrier bags by choosing long lasting, reusable Suma shopping bags. Thanks to their sustainable materials and long lifespan, they don’t cost the earth.

West African Peanut Stew with Roasted Plantain and Jollof Rice
March 13, 2013 – 10:00 am | No Comment
West African Peanut Stew with Roasted Plantain and Jollof Rice

This exotic dish includes lots of Fairtrade ingredients like our own Fairtrade peanut butter, spices and basmati rice. We cooked this at a special Fairtrade Fortnight event and it went down a treat!

Spicy Bean Patties with Herb Salad and Citrus Salsa
March 13, 2013 – 9:43 am | One Comment
Spicy Bean Patties with Herb Salad and Citrus Salsa

This Fairtrade dish makes a great dinner party starter or a filling lunch. We cooked this dish at our Fairtrade pop-up restaurant in the Suma canteen and it was very well received. It uses simple ingredients like Fairtrade tinned beans combined with some fresh vegetables and herbs for punchy flavour combinations.

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.