A Visit to Fellow Co-ops in the Midwest

By Mariah Rose Dahl,

Marketing Assistant

growing-power-coopI recently had the opportunity to visit the Midwest and attend a co-op marketing conference in Milwaukee, WI that included folks from over 80 different co-ops from around the country. It was so powerful to hear stories from such a wide range of co-ops with different sizes, member bases, and socio-economic locations. I found it inspiring to be connected to so many people

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2011 Annual Report

 

GreenStar’s Council and staff accomplished much over the last year and are continuing to make improvements both behind the scenes and in the stores. The hiring of Brandon Kane as our new General Manager (GM) in July 2011, after a lengthy search process, was a great relief for Council, and we are all benefiting from the great work that he, our other managers and all of our incredible staff members are doing. The recent healthy financial statements, our membership numbers, and the warm and friendly atmosphere in the stores are all reflections of the great team we are lucky to have here at GreenStar. Thank you all so much for all of the time and effort you put into making our co-op rock. 

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  • By Joe Damiano,
    Bulk Department Manager

    peruvian-natural-process-coffeePeruvian family farmers to you, try Coyona Peruvian Naturals coffee. It's an amazing Fair Trade product at an amazing price.

    Don't miss a new coffee with a great, unique taste (and a nice price — $7.99/lb!) that's slated to have a limited run here at GreenStar. Coyona Peruvian Naturals comes directly from the small village of 500 that...

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