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Essential Trading is a local worker co-operative established in 1971. Essential wholesales, manufactures and distributes organic whole food across the UK and beyond. Over 5,700 lines of healthy options, quality nutrition and ecological products - Food You Can Trust. Essential Trading is one of the largest successful worker co-operatives in the UK.
The Essential brand contains no artificial colours, flavours or modifiers. Everything is traceable, wholesome, packed with goodness and nothing else. Essential is a guaranteed 100% vegetarian and vegan company and we ask all our suppliers to sign a non-GMO declaration.
Essential prides itself in bringing ethical alternatives and Fairtrade products rapidly to the marketplace and has gained full (organic, demeter, Fairtrade) accreditation to pack commodities in the purpose-built facility here in Bristol. Essential quality control all of the ingredients that they mix and pack and their staff are experienced, knowledgeable and passionate about the foods they sell.
Further information is available about the business, ethos and trading partners at www.essential-trading.coop.