Essential visit Devon-based pie producing extraordinaire, Clive's Pies. With a recent re-brand and exciting new recipes on offer, we were blown away by the bakery, staff, produce and all things pie!
During a month when COP26 is on the world's agendas, Essential Trading are delighted with a nomination for Your Healthy Living Magazine's 'Environment Champions Award'. Those casting a vote can win a luxury spa break for two, so it's time to get pushing buttons! Vote here: https://www.yourhealthyliving.co.uk/environmental-champions#ecessential
Where to take a holiday and enjoy a vegan diet. Top 10 Most Vegan-Friendly Countries in 2021
1 in 20 homes in Bristol can’t access enough good quality food to stay healthy and the problem is growing rapidly this winter. Community food projects are working to tackle food insecurity in areas facing the greatest disadvantages but they need funding and support to continue their work.
First vegan contestant features on the flagship Channel 4 show
60% of food industry emissions come from meat – twice as much as plants
After 32-years with Essential Trading, we mourn the passing of our friend and wonderful Buyer, Jaspa Beese
Essential have always had an environmental-consciousness and in a quest to save energy, we originally installed solar PV on the roof of one of our units in 2011. Following a co-operative vote in September amongst all at Essential, we have now decided to double the amount of solar PV. We are aiming to have the completion of the 37.5KW installation up-and-running by the close of 2021.
Andreea Preluca's in-depth study into co-operative organisations.
Essential Trading have enjoyed a close working relationship with The Vegan Society for many years. Essential's vegan products have certification from the educational charity and we are keen to shout about their fine work. The following report is just one fine example.
The Soil Association's Organic September month is back again, bigger and better than ever before.
Essential Trading celebrate a momentous anniversary.
Bristol's sustainable food leaders and organisations steer the city to victory with the aid of Essential Trading.
Milk aliases and a story of a campaigner.
As milk alternatives increase in popularity, read about one product making waves.