Enjoy the archive of Cooperative Grocer magazine, with articles going back to 1985.

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What happens when 25 cooperators from 12 co-ops meet? A bold vision for the future of the cooperative trade movement, we discovered at the 2016 P6 Annual Meeting.

July 16, 2016

BROOKS, Maine — If the word “co-op” make you think hazily of the 1970s, Birkenstock sandals and bulk containers of carob, think again.

July 15, 2016
From Sarah Dahl at CDS CC, July 15, 2016: As we wrote about in the 
July 15, 2016

For Karen Smith, the hardest part about getting her vision for a Hillsboro Food Cooperative off the ground is convincing people it's worth the investment.

July 15, 2016

Chefanie's passion for food has taken her all over the world.

July 14, 2016

Although worker cooperatives are gaining traction in many cities nationwide, one challenge they face as a movement is their ability to operate on large scales. 

July 14, 2016

Cooperatives are key to achieve the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals by 2030, says International Labour Organization Director-General Guy Ryder on the occasion of International

July 13, 2016

Food For Change is an 82-minute documentary film focusing on food co-ops as a force for dynamic social and economic change in American culture.

July 12, 2016

If you like your co-op, consider yourself lucky to live here — the Twin Cities enjoys the greatest concentration of food co-ops in the country.

July 12, 2016

Tony Alongi laughs and says maybe it was just luck that he found himself in the right place at the right time to become the general manager of Bloomingfoods Market & Deli, a jo

July 11, 2016

Co-ops are built on the principle of filling the needs of their members and the community they serve.

July 10, 2016

MANCHESTER, NH - On May 9, The Manchester Food Co-op officially launched a capital investment campaign with the goal of raising $1.5 million by June 30 in an effort to assist the Co-op with signing

July 10, 2016

There’s nothing inherently wrong with the idea of working a job here and a job there according to the worker’s convenience and other activities.

July 10, 2016

It's no surprise to farmers in Massachusetts and New Hampshire that consumers here are more connected to locally grown food than in most states.

July 10, 2016

As it heads into its fifth year, the [2016] Eat Local Farm Tour offers people in the region the opportunity to get a hands-on experience learning just where their food comes from.

July 10, 2016
BARRE — Granite City Grocery doesn’t have a home, but it might have something just as important as its recently rekindled search for a site continues: m
July 9, 2016

A new book by Drake University Associate Professor of Sociology Michael Haedicke explores how farmers, small business owners, regulators, and other stakeholders navigate conflict in the organic foo

July 9, 2016

You can argue that the economy has largely bounced back from the state it was in sev

July 9, 2016

City Market/Onion River Co-op, Burlington's only downtown supermarket, has announced plans to open a satellite store on North Winooski Avenue — in a neighborhood close to where the institution bega

July 9, 2016

Friday is a very special day for one of the most successful independent food retailers in Canada.

July 8, 2016