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Suma worker co-op picks up six accolades at Veggie Awards

The Veggie Awards celebrate vegan and vegetarian pantry staples, cruelty-free skincare and plastic-free products

Wholefood pioneer Suma sets out sustainability goals in annual report

The co-op has sustainability goals based around six key areas: Net zero, zero waste, nature, decent…

Snapshots from the 1980s and the idealism of its worker co-ops

A new collection of fascinating images from a golden era for the movement

Central England puts principle 6 into action at flagship Lichfield Store

Co-operation among co-operatives with the store's zero waste refill station supplied by Suma worker co-op

Suma Wholefoods gets Fair Tax Mark accreditation

'Equality and sustainability are at the heart of what we do, and having a fair and…

How does having a co-op culture impact leadership in a business?

Suma Wholefoods and Lincolnshire Co-operative share tips for a successful leadership strategy

Suma Wholefoods launches new branding that emphasises its co-op ethos

'We are Suma. A co-operative of ordinary people built on integrity and equality for more than…

Book review: Shut down the business school – What’s wrong with management education

The book uses the example of Suma to show that there are viable alternatives to management…

Co-operative leadership: How should it work in practice?

Bob Cannell of Co-operative Business Consultants looks at the hazards facing collective leadership - and how…

Here are the co-ops that hit important milestones in 2017

Congratulations to all co-operatives that reached an anniversary last year. Here are a selection of some…

Awards success for the UK’s co-ops in 2017

Co-ops are recognised for their community contributions. Here’s a selections of some big wins scored by…

Call goes out for women co-operators to join new football team

The co-op team is being formed to enter the Freedom Through Football tournament, starting with an…