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Plastic Free July collection

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As people try to cut down on plastic waste for Plastic Free July, we put a spotlight on a wide selection of products that you can offer to help your customers. From everyday essentials to specialty purchases. Food, body care, home cleaning… our wide range of sustainable products will allow you to offer plastic-free, zero-waste […]

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Customer profile: The Good Weigh

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As we celebrate World Environment Day, we ask Kate Cox from The Good Weigh in Nottingham about her zero-waste shop. Please tell us a little about your business. The Good Weigh is a plastic-free, refill store. Customers come along armed with their own containers to fill up on dried goods and household liquids. We are […]

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Pride Worker Network

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Pride celebrations are beginning across the UK this month. Here at Suma we aim to operate an inclusive and safe space for everyone. Which is why have a Pride Worker Network. It’s role is to raise awareness of and provide a voice for the LGBTQIA+ community within Suma. And it brings together workers with a […]

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We’ve joined Business Declares

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We’re proud to announce our membership of Business Declares, the rapidly-growing network of businesses which acknowledge the climate and ecological emergency. Our aim is to reach Net Zero by 2035 by reducing our emissions and improving our impact on biodiversity. As a worker co-op, concern for both people and the planet is not new to […]

Organic and freshly pressed

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Our organic and freshly-pressed coconut oils are unrefined with nothing added, making them the perfect choice for baking, sautéing and light frying. They’re ethically sourced from a co-operative of farmers in the Philippines using organic farming methods, which promotes sustainable and natural farming methods. Importantly, monkeys are not used to harvest any of our coconut […]

Take a look at our new sustainability strategy

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We’re pleased to say that we’ve just published our first sustainability strategy. It’s an ambitious plan that takes us to 2030, outlining our co-op’s commitment to sustainability and the steps we’ll take to reduce our environmental impact and promote ethical and socially responsible business practices. We’ve always been committed to sustainability. Our strategy takes our […]