It's been some months now since we've became part of our local #coop supermarket, bees coop. We've started around March, and it makes me very happy that we did.
It's very cool because I've had one thing in mind when I started looking for it, an alternative take on grocery shopping, without a big conglomerate behind it, one that tries to respect its workers and the producers, locally sourcing where possible.
But being there, other things started to happen naturally (...)
social.coop is a cooperatively-run corner of the Fediverse. The instance is democratically governed by its members, who generally share an interest in the co-op model, but topics of discussion range widely.
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