Stockist in the Spotlight

Posted on 28th March 2019

Highlighting independent retail gems worth a visit

Green Valley Grocer, Slaithwaite, West Yorkshire

Green Valley Grocer shop front

The Green Valley Grocer is a co-operative and community-owned shop. They aspire to purchase 50% of their produce from local growers or producers within a 30-mile radius. Selling fresh fruit and vegetables, wet fish, artisan bread from The Handmade Bakery, wholefoods from Suma, a large range of cheeses and dairy products, and of course the full range of Shaws chutneys, relishes & sauces.

The cheese counter with Shaws chutneys at the Green Valley Grocer
Martin, demonstrating Shaws chutneys on the cheese counter

In season, they buy goods from Local (within 30 miles) and Superlocal (within 5 miles) growers and producers. In the shop, there is real pride in providing excellent customer service and the staff are very knowledgeable. There are over 300 members of the co-operative. If you’d like to become a member you can do so via their website.