Mission & Ends Policy


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Concord Food Co-op is a member-owned cooperative that provides high quality natural and organic food and other products to our community with an emphasis on local sourcing, while operating in an environmentally responsible and sustainable manner and compensating employees fairly.

Ends Policy

Because of all that we do, Concord Food Co-op’s owner-members, customers and community will benefit from:

  1. A wide variety of high quality natural and organic foods and environmentally sound products at fair prices.
  2. Support for environmentally and socially responsible producers and suppliers, especially for local and regional products where available within our price and quality standards.
  3. A workplace where staff is valued, supported, respected and compensated fairly.
  4. A pleasurable and friendly place to shop, with customer service that is cheerful, courteous and knowledgeable.
  5. Information on health and nutrition, on social, political and economic issues related to food and household products, and on the value of consumer control through the cooperative system.
  6. A successful cooperatively owned business.