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Co-ops are responding to the rapid increase in the number of people following the vegan lifestyle by expanding their product range, imposing clearer labelling and certifying their items as free

November 1, 2016

In response to “overwhelming demand from consumers,” Impossible Foods has confirmed plans to sell its plant-based Impossible Burger in US grocery stores next year, although it

November 9, 2018

Originally published April 24, 2016 at 7:00 pm Updated April 25, 2016 at 4:44 pm SEATTLE TIMES

April 26, 2016

The board of directors and general manager of Bloomington Cooperative Services announced Tuesday night that the co-op will close its Elm Heights location in May 2016.

April 28, 2016

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Agriculture is seeking public comments on its proposal for a new, industry-funded organic checkoff.

January 22, 2017

The Chequamegon Food Co-op’s General Manager Harold Vanselow is retiring at the end of [June 2016]. 

July 3, 2016
Food Tank had the opportunity to speak
February 21, 2017

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

July 14, 2016

The opening of a third location next month wasn’t the only big announcement touted at the Willy Street Co-op annual meeting last week.

July 21, 2016

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

June 23, 2017

January 4, 2013: Looking for a little weekend reading? The Food and Drug Administration has just the thing.

November 18, 2015

Egg and cattle producer Paula Rohwedder of rural Altamont was among the approximately 40 people who attended a meeting this week about organizing a local food cooperative, which she thinks might cr

October 17, 2016

The natural food stores need to raise $300,000 by August, the board told members.

May 23, 2018

January 21, 2016

The Clipper City Co-op in Manitowoc, Wisconsin, celebrated an important milestone this weekend by holding its first an

November 6, 2016

After about six years on the shelf, a local food co-op has met its expiration date.

November 14, 2018
Endcap Articles January 15, 2017

After two and a half years, the Dubuque Food Co-op has announced it will close.

Endcap Articles January 16, 2017
It had never occurred to Donna Williams, a former Manhattan investment banker with an MBA from Columbia University, that her professional trajectory mig
Endcap Articles June 5, 2016

The Cooperative Foundation board of directors recently announced an additional $25,000 in grants for cooperative development (listed below)—bringing its 2015 grants awarded to nearly $90,000.

Endcap Articles December 1, 2015