Food Co-ops in the News

News from around the world about food co-ops.

CGN News

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In a first-of-its-kind incubator program, four women-led makers will grow their businesses and stock their wares on the co-op's shelves, cooking with produce grown nearby.

March 17, 2017

Creating the conversation about making healthy food choices and lifestyles is one of the main goals of “The 

March 15, 2017

As Weavers Way opens its third store in Ambler this July, the Ambler organization will be no more—and that’s not necessarily a bad thing.

March 7, 2017

There’s a misconception that just because it’s winter, farmers aren’t busy.

March 3, 2017

Come without expectations, be ready for an inspiring, enriching experience."
– Ellen McCormick, board member, Sacramento Natural Foods Co-op

March 2, 2017
March 1, 2017

The Willimantic Food Co-op celebrated its birthday with 37 cakes, music, food samples, and discounts for members and non-members alike.

March 1, 2017

When the James Beard Awards semi-finalists list dropped last week, it included several names Madison diners are well familiar with.

February 27, 2017
February 21, 2017

“Credit unions just may have a powerful weapon in their battle for market share – but a lot don’t fully appreciate it”, said Paul Stull, CEO of the Credit Union Association of New Mexico.

February 18, 2017
February 17, 2017

It all feels just a bit surreal. As you likely know by now, after 13+ years as the General Manager of the Berkshire Co-op Market, I’m moving on. May 31st will be my last day.

February 15, 2017
February 15, 2017
February 14, 2017

National Co-op Grocers (NCG), a business service cooperative for retail food co-ops in the United States, will participate in the B Corp Inclusion Challenge.

February 12, 2017

As some groceries proliferate, co-op and Earth Origins close

Thursday August 11, 2016

February 11, 2017

For those who’ve had to squeeze around me in food market aisles, it might be surprising to learn that once, in my early 20s, I was a 170-pound weakling.

February 9, 2017
February 1, 2017

Since their beginning, cooperatives have been on the forefront of progressive social change—advancing the principles of diversity and universal membership at a time when slavery was the norm and wo

January 20, 2017
LITTLETON NH—The Littleton Food Co-op announced their Healthy Food Access (HFA) program as partner of the month for January.
January 16, 2017