Treeplanting and flood works
March 22, 2017 – 5:12 am | No Comment

Treeplanting not only helps keep our business carbon neutral, but also contributes to preventing local flooding.

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Treeplanting and flood works
March 22, 2017 – 5:12 am | No Comment

Suma workers recently helped Treesponsibility celebrate their 19th birthday in style – planting trees on a steep hillside in the Upper Calder valley.

The weather was cold and sunny and you can see from the photos that everyone enjoyed the fresh air. We planted native species including hawthorn and blackthorn.

Treeplanting not only helps keep our business carbon neutral, but also contributes to preventing local flooding. Our local area was hit hard by the floods on Boxing day 2016. Treesponsibility have been working with academics and industry professionals on the SOURCE project further information at the following link.

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This work includes creating some earthworks to slow down the rate of flow and contain water. We continue to contribute in making improvements in our environment for our local community.

A new addition: Gluten-free pasta
March 20, 2017 – 3:45 pm | No Comment
A new addition: Gluten-free pasta

Our new organic, gluten-free pastas have now arrived, and are a welcome addition to the Suma range. As ever with our products, we have researched extensively to ensure they are of the highest quality and …

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 …

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

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.