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List of food cooperatives


List of food cooperatives

The following is a list of food cooperative grocery stores and buyers groups, current and defunct.


  • Australia 1
    • Australian Capital Territory 1.1
    • New South Wales 1.2
    • Queensland 1.3
    • South Australia 1.4
    • Tasmania 1.5
    • Victoria 1.6
    • Western Australia 1.7
  • Canada 2
  • Denmark 3
  • Germany 4
  • Ireland 5
  • Netherlands 6
  • Norway 7
  • United States 8
  • UK 9
  • Sweden 10
  • See also 11
  • References 12


Australian Capital Territory

  • The Food Co-op Shop & Cafe, Australian National University, Canberra

New South Wales

  • Alfalfa House, Enmore, Sydney
  • Bathurst Wholefood Co-operative, Bathurst
  • Beanstalk Organic Co-op, Mayfield
  • Blue Mountains Food Co-op, Katoomba
  • Bouddi Organic Group, Bouddie Peninsula region
  • Broadway Food Co-op, University of Technology Sydney, Sydney
  • Candelo Bulk Wholefoods Co-op, Bega
  • Co-op Stop Hills NSW, Hills region
  • Co-op Stop Penrith, Penrith
  • Co-op Stop Nepean Blue Mountains, Nepean Blue Mountains
  • Co-op Stop North Sydney, North Sydney
  • Co-op Stop Port Macquarie, Port Macquarie
  • Co-op Stop Southern Highlands Buying Group, Southern Highlands region
  • Ecomart, Northern Rivers region
  • Tree Community Food Co-operative, Thirroul
  • Food Integrity Group, Central Coast region
  • Green Tucker Store, Forestville, Sydney
  • Greenbox, Gerringong
  • Harvest Hub, Sydney
  • Healthful Pantry, Newcastle
  • Hunter Co-operative, Hunter Valley region
  • Macquarie Uni Food Co-op, Macquarie University, Sydney (formerly The Radical Radish)
  • Manly Food Co-op, Manly, Sydney
  • Port L.O.C.A.L.S Food Buyers Group, Port Kembla
  • Peninsula Environment Group, Woy Woy
  • Pulse (Co-op Stop Central Coast), Central Coast region
  • Purely Bulk Foods, Upper North Shore
  • Rhubarb Food Co-op, Randwick, Sydney
  • NUSA Fruit and Vege Box Service, University of Newcastle (formerly Sustenance)
  • Thoughtful Foods Co-op, University of New South Wales, Kensington, Sydney
  • USyd Food Co-operative, University of Sydney, Sydney


  • A Gut Instinct Organic Co-op
  • Co-op Stop Brisbane, Brisbane
  • Community Foods, Cairns
  • Fraser Region Organic Goodness (FROG), Hervey Bay
  • Fresh Local Provisions, Samford
  • Gold Coast Buyers Group, Gold Coast region
  • Green Caravan, Brisbane region
  • Griffith University Food Co-op, Griffith University, Brisbane
  • Hinterland Wholefoods, Gold Coast region
  • Jimboomba Organics Food Group
  • Maple Street Co-op, Melany
  • Real Food Network, Cairns

South Australia

  • Clarence Park Food Co-op Black Forest, Adelaide
  • Flinders Organic Food Co-op, Flinders University, Adelaide
  • Organic Corner Store Co-op, Adelaide
  • Playford Community Food Co-operative (Elizabeth Downs), Elizabeth Downs
  • Playford Community Food Co-operative (Smithfield), Smithfield


  • Channel Living, Woodbridge
  • Source Community Wholefoods, University of Tasmania, Sandy Bay


  • Beechworth Food Co-Op, Beechworth
  • Brunswick Uniting Church Food Co-op, Brunswick, Melbourne
  • Diversitat Wholefoods, Geelong
  • Friends of the Earth Food Co-op, Collingwood, Melbourne
  • Grasslands Organic, Footscray, Melbourne
  • Hunting The Alternative Melbourne, Melbourne
  • Kingsville Organic Group, Melbourne
  • Melbourne University Food Co-operative, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Melbourne
  • Newport Organic Group, Newport, Melbourne
  • Northcote Bulk Co-op, Northcote, Melbourne
  • Open Food Web, Heidelberg, Melbourne
  • Open Food Web, Thornbury, Melbourne
  • Peninsula Fresh Organics Fruit and Veg Co-op, Mornington Peninsula region
  • Southern Otway Food Co-Op, Apollo Bay
  • Seddon Organic Collective, Seddon, Melbourne
  • St Kilda Organic Food Co-op, St Kilda, Melbourne
  • Sunbury Organic Food Co-op, Sunbury
  • Western Organic Collective, Melbourne
  • Yarra Valley Organics Seville, website:

Western Australia

  • Bunbury Whole Foods, Bunbury
  • Breeze Organic Whole Food Co-op, Perth
  • Ixchel Living Health Organic Food Co-op, Armadale, Perth
  • Karri Country Good Food, Northcliffe
  • The People's Market Perth, Perth (formerly Food Co-op NOR Perth)
  • Real Food Revolution, Perth


Toronto's Karma Co-op
  • Karma Co-op Food Store, Toronto, ON
  • East End Food Co-op, Vancouver, BC


  • Bornholms Økologiske Fødevarefællesskab, Rønne, Bornholm
  • Faaborg Fødevarefællesskab, Faaborg
  • Hillerød Økofællesskab, Hillerød
  • Københavns Fødevarefællesskab, København
  • Køge Økologiske Fødevarefællesskab, Køge
  • Lejre Økologiske Fødevarefællesskab, Lejre
  • Odense Fødevarefællesskab, Odense
  • Ramløse Annisse Fødevarefællesskab, Ramløse
  • Roskilde Økologiske Fødevarefællesskab, Roskilde
  • Rys Fødevarefællesskab, Ry
  • Tisvilde Fødevarefællesskab, Tisvilde
  • Trekroner Økologiske Fødevarefællesskab, Trekroner
  • Tybjerg Økologiske Fødevarefællesskab, Tybjerg
  • Viborg Fødevarefællesskab, Viborg
  • Aalborg Fødevarefællesskab, Aalborg
  • Aarhus Økologiske Fødevarefællesskab, Aarhus


  • Foodcoopedia has a list of German foodcoops



  • Amsterdam Foodcoop, Amsterdam
  • Vokomokum, Amsterdam
  • Voedselcollectief Eindhoven, Eindhoven


  • Oslo Kooperativ, Oslo

United States

  • 4th Street Food Co-op, New York City
  • Astoria Cooperative, Astoria Oregon
  • Berkeley Student Food Collective, Berkeley, California
  • Bushwick Food Coop, Bushwick, Brooklyn, New York
  • Common Ground Food Co-op, Urbana, Illinois
  • Community Food Co-op, Bozeman, Montana
  • Consumers' Cooperative of Berkeley, Berkeley, California (defunct)
  • Cook County Whole Foods Co-op, Grand Marais, Minnesota
  • Davis Food Co-op, Davis, California
  • East-End Food Co-op, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • East Lansing Food Co-op, East Lansing, Michigan
  • Fiddleheads Food Co-op, New London, Connecticut
  • Fertile Underground, Providence, Rhode Island
  • Flatbush Food Coop, Brooklyn, New York
  • George Street Co-op, New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Glut Food Coop, Mt. Ranier, Maryland
  • Good Foods Co-op, Lexington, Kentucky
  • GreenStar Cooperative, Ithaca, New York
  • Honest Weight Food Co-op, Albany, New York
  • The Local, Berkeley, California
  • Mandela Foods, Oakland, California
  • New Pioneer Food Co-op, Iowa City, Iowa
  • Other Avenues Food Co-op, San Francisco, California
  • Ozark Natural Foods Co-op, Fayetteville, Arkansas
  • PCC Natural Markets (Puget Consumers Co-op), Seattle, Washington
  • People's Food Co-op, Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • Park Slope Food Coop, New York City
  • People's Grocery, Oakland, California
  • Phat Beets Produce, Oakland, California
  • People's Food Co-op (Portland), Oregon
  • People's Food Co-op (Kalamazoo), Michigan
  • People's Food Co-op, Rochester, MN & La Crosse, WI
  • Rainbow Grocery Cooperative, San Francisco, California
  • Riverwest Co-op, Riverwest, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • The Cooperative Grocery, Emeryville, California (defunct)
  • Weaver Street Market, Carrboro/Chapel Hill/Hillsborough, North Carolina
  • Wedge Community Co-op, Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Wheatsville Co-op, Austin, Texas
  • Whole Foods Co-op, Duluth, Minnesota
  • Willy Street Cooperative, Madison, Wisconsin
  • Willimantic Food Co-op, Willimantic, Connecticut
  • Ypsilanti Food Co-op, Ypsilanti, Michigan


  • has a map of community-run food co-ops in the UK
  • Student Food Co-ops has a map of UK student food co-ops
  • opened in 2010 in central London
  • Daily Bread Co-operative[1]
  • Unicorn Grocery[2]


See also


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