The Co-op has a comprehensive range of unprocessed and wholefood items, including many ingredients difficult to obtain elsewhere. Many are available to buy in bulk, which attracts a discount in addition to the usual discount for member. See Co-op Pricing for details.
Fresh produce is delivered throughout the week from markets and local suppliers. Subscribe to the Co-op mailing list by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org or follow us on twitter (@The_Food_Coop) for advice of what’s arriving.
As an indication, stock includes:
Pulses – more kinds of lentils and beans than you thought possible
Grains – a variety of kinds of rice, quinoa, amaranth, oats, wheat, etc
Cereals – bulk corn flakes, rolled and steel-cut oats, brans and muesli
Flours – including common and specialty varieties
Cooking oils – including Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Virgin coconut oil, roasted and unroasted sesame oils, etc
Nuts and nut products including nuts, nut butters, tahinis
Dried fruits, including apricots, sultanas, cherries, pears, nashi, cranberries, figs, etc
Soy products, including tofu, tempeh, misos, yoghurts and a variety of soy milks
Fresh dairy including fresh cow milk and goat and sheep cheeses and yoghurts
Dried spices – an enormous range
Drinks – coffee beans, teas, Chai mix, organic soft drinks and juices
Treats – such as liquorice, corn chips, banana chips, jams
Canned and bottled goods including pulses, tomatoes, baked beans, pasta sauce and ketchup
Non dairy milks, eg rice milk, almond milk, etc
Cleaning products for self and homes for washing dishes, clothes, hair, bodies,etc
Toilet paper and kitchen rolls made from recycled materials
Personal care products including herbal toothpastes, toothbrushes, sanitary napkins, etc
Members also sell their home-grown, home-preserved and home-made produce through the Co-op.