Car sharing co-operative local to Calderdale
February 10, 2017 – 4:23 pm | No Comment

Based in the Calder Valley?
Have you heard of Hourcar? A fellow co-operative, who offer an alternative to car ownership in the upper Calder Valley. You can get a car whenever you need, for as little or as …

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Dates for the diary – International trade events
January 20, 2017 – 5:07 pm | No Comment

January means that the International Sales Team are busy preparing for the tradeshow season ahead. As well as Biofach, they will be exhibiting at Foodex in Japan and the Free From Food Expo in Barcelona. The team will also be attending the Natural and Organic Products Europe show and IFE, both at Excel in London. Safe to say it’s going to be an eventful year!

Biofach – Nuremberg Messe – Germany

15th to 18th February 2017

Biofach is the world’s leading tradeshow for organic foods. The show is located in Nuremberg, Germany and is held between 15th and 18th February 2017.
As always, we will be exhibiting the latest additions to our organic range, plus a selection of other well-known brands, to give you a snapshot of the huge assortment we sell worldwide.
Our team will be on hand to help you with any questions you may have about importing goods or selecting product ranges, as well as having some tasty treats on offer for you to try.
We are located in hall 4, stand 341-A, so please contact us if you would like to book an appointment.

For more information please visit


Foodex – Makuhari Messe – Japan

7th to 10th March 2017

Foodex Japan is Asia’s largest exhibition dedicated to food and drink. Stephen from our team will be located in Hall 5, stand 2C02-L, as part of the Great British Pavilion and will be available to meet you and discuss your importing needs. This is the 42nd show, and over 77,000 visitors are due to attend.

For more information please visit

If you would like to make an appointment to see us at any of these tradeshows feel free to get in contact with the team on +44 (0)1422 313842 or email
We hope to see you there!

The International Sales Team

Suma launch two new coconut products
January 16, 2017 – 5:09 pm | No Comment
Suma launch two new coconut products

We’re pleased to announce two new additions to our range of coconut products. Suma coconut milk and Suma coconut cream.

How was your Christmas?
January 9, 2017 – 5:17 pm | No Comment
How was your Christmas?

We know Christmas has just been and most of us are ready for Spring and warmer days but we’re already thinking about the next festive season! Crazy, we know!
Here at Suma HQ, we’re constantly striving to develop …

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.

Decadent Chocolate Mousse
November 11, 2016 – 10:07 am | No Comment
Decadent Chocolate Mousse

We spoke to the fantastic team at Doisy & Dam who have supplied us this decadent chocolate mousse recipe. Perfect either hot or cold, and definitely to be enjoyed with friends!
Doisy & Dam have a delicious …

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

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!

Suma Christmas Brochure
August 4, 2016 – 12:37 pm | No Comment
Suma Christmas Brochure

Our team have been busy hand picking the best Christmas products to bring to you this year. Please browse through our brochure—we can accept your orders from the 1st September, see page 47 on how to order from us.

Suma Require LGV Drivers and Warehouse Worker
July 28, 2016 – 11:05 am | No Comment
Suma Require LGV Drivers and Warehouse Worker

We regularly require short-term Order Pickers and general warehouse workers as well as LGV drivers at peak sales and holiday periods. We require all these at our main site in Elland, West Yorkshire and LGV divers at our distribution site in Greenford, London. Contracts are generally between 3 and 18 months dependent on our need and your availability.

Suma’s Japanese Visitors
July 26, 2016 – 9:43 am | No Comment
Suma’s Japanese Visitors

In April of this year Suma were delighted to welcome three managers from the Japanese Consumers’ Cooperative Union. They represent 570 individual coops throughout Japan with 27 million members!
It was lovely to have visitors from …

Suma wins ‘Employer of the Year’ at the annual Grocer Gold awards
June 16, 2016 – 11:26 am | No Comment
Suma wins ‘Employer of the Year’ at the annual Grocer Gold awards

Suma are pleased to announce that we won ‘Employer of the year’ in the Grocer Gold awards, June 2016.

New! Organic Coconut Blossom Syrup
May 5, 2016 – 9:18 am | One Comment
New! Organic Coconut Blossom Syrup

New! Organic Coconut Blossom Syrup