Food Co-ops in the News

News from around the world about food co-ops.

CGN News

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The Board of Directors is excited to announce that a new General Manager has been hired for Boise Co-op!

July 19, 2017

An established food journalist is hoping to begin work on a book that will tell the story of retail food co-ops.

July 19, 2017

It’s been eight years since residents of the Allied/Dunn’s Marsh neighborhood have had a full-service grocery store within a mile of their homes.

July 6, 2017

The Fredericksburg Food Co-op now has 450 members and you could be number 451 for free.

July 6, 2017

The March 2017 Up & Coming food co-op conference featured larger-than-ever attendance and a training program of increased depth and breadth.

June 23, 2017

[Fake food in the real news]

June 23, 2017

Like any 40-year-old business, Willy Street Co-op has seen its fair share of changes.

June 23, 2017

After five years of meeting, planning, surveying and organizing, the Viroqua Food Co-op is officially launching a Capital Investment Campaign.

June 22, 2017

The deadline to register for CCMA 2017 is May 31, 2017.

May 23, 2017

Hello members and friends of Cooperative Grocer Network!

May 16, 2017

We are very pleased to announce the CCMA 2017 co-op tours! Our Host Committee has put together some phenomenal tours guaranteed to inspire, educate, and delight.

April 27, 2017

SPOKANE — The atmosphere is busy but light on a recent March morning at the new LINC Foods warehouse in north Spokane.

April 13, 2017

CLINTON, Maine — Magic Molly is a vibrantly blue fingerling potato, beloved among farmers and gardeners around these parts for its taste, vigor, hardiness in northern climes and ir

April 6, 2017

For most University of Delaware students, Monday dinner means dining hall pizza, or a hurried bowl of cereal while studying.

April 3, 2017

Residents have been clamoring for a grocery store in or near downtown Cedar Falls since Deel’s closed 15 years ago.

March 31, 2017
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March 28, 2017

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