Co-operatives Fortnight 2017
June 2, 2017 – 9:17 am | No Comment

Running from 17th June to 1st July Co-operatives Fortnight 2017 hopes to once again promote that co-operating makes a big difference and that it is time to remind the rest of the UK. For this year’s Co-operatives Fortnight, people are being asked to share their stories of co-operation, these will subsequently be shared on social media.

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

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

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Pea soup quality issues – we’re on the case
June 16, 2017 – 5:18 am | No Comment
Pea soup quality issues – we’re on the case

If you’ve had some of our pea soup with the best before date of November 2018 and found it a bit thin, we’re very sorry about this.

The Queen’s Award for Enterprise 2017 – Recognition for our co-operative achievements
April 21, 2017 – 8:09 am | 2 Comments
The Queen’s Award for Enterprise 2017 – Recognition for our co-operative achievements

The Queen’s Awards are amongst the most prestigious awards in UK, designed to celebrate the outstanding achievements of British businesses. We’ve been recognized for our strong, continued growth in international sales as well as our co-operative ethos and great employment benefits, such as equal pay for all workers and flexible working.

A new addition: Gluten-free pasta
March 20, 2017 – 3:45 pm | No Comment
A new addition: Gluten-free pasta

Our new organic, gluten-free pastas have now arrived, and are a welcome addition to the Suma range. As ever with our products, we have researched extensively to ensure they are of the highest quality and …

Supplier Profile: Doisy & Dam
November 11, 2016 – 12:26 pm | No Comment
Supplier Profile: Doisy & Dam

We’ve been stocking the delicious Doisy & Dam bars for nearly a year now. We thought it was about time we found out more about the brand that brings unique pairings of superfood and chocolate together.

Spring
October 10, 2016 – 7:45 am | No Comment
Spring

Here at Suma we’re proud to offer a wide range of tempting products from unique and inspiring producers. We have plenty of exciting new products to get your spring and summer off to a cracking start, with refreshing drinks, Easter inspiration, gift ideas and artisan deli items that look stunning and taste even better!

Pearl barley: A hidden storecupboard gem
May 2, 2016 – 12:05 pm | No Comment
Pearl barley: A hidden storecupboard gem

When it comes to simple and nutritious British food, you can’t go far wrong with the humble barley grain. It’s a wonderfully versatile cereal grain with a rich nutlike flavour and an appealing chewy, pasta-like consistency.

Pearl barley pudding with coconut and rapberries
May 2, 2016 – 11:54 am | No Comment
Pearl barley pudding with coconut and rapberries

When it comes to pearl barley recipes, pudding may not be the first thing that springs to mind. But simmered with coconut milk, rosewater and berries, this humble grain is transformed into a comforting yet exotic pudding, with a zingy fruit flavour and a creamy texture.

Suma Coconut Oil in a 1kg jar
November 5, 2015 – 8:11 am | 4 Comments
Suma Coconut Oil in a 1kg jar

Pure coconut, nothing added. Following the successful launch of our odourless, culinary coconut oil, made especially for fine cooking, we’re introducing our new 1kg size, packaged in a recyclable and reusable tub made from PET #1 material.

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 | 2 Comments
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.