Phili hopes that through this blog she can share her experiences and inspire others to consider alternative ways of shopping with less environmental impact.
Plastic is definitely not fantastic!
Epidsode 1: Hi I’m Phili. I’m here to share my story and experience of setting up a food buying group.
Where to buy 25kg bags of food
Episode 3: Time to consider which wholesale supplier to use for my buying group. I looked into the following three UK wholefood wholesalers in...
Shelves, storage, scoops, scales
Episode 4: So what start-up costs will we have in terms of equipment, storage and so on?
Now I need people!
Episode 5: This week I have considered in more detail how the group will actually function, how to explain this to people and who I will ask to join...
Episode 7: Meet up evening was great, everyone was really enthusiastic, seemed reassured by my explanation of the process, probed me with good...
Epsiode 8: So no sitting around eating cake or drinking wine this week. No it’s been time for all the physical preparations.
Items out of stock, price changes and refunds
Episode 9: Funds from the group have now been collected, so on to the online Suma order. A few issues were encountered which caused a bit of a...
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