Slow Bloom Coffee Cooperative – Redlands, CA

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Industry: Food and Beverage Location: Redlands, California Number of employees: 20 Became employee owned: 2020 From the company https://slowbloomcoffee.com/ https://www.instagram.com/slowbloomcoffee/ Kickstarter – Slow Bloom Coffee Cooperative: Building a Coffee Roastery (2020) Learn more Daily Coffee News – National Labor Relations Board Files Complaint Against Augie’s Coffee (December 2020) Redlands Community News – Augie’s Coffee shops […]

Snow River Cooperative – Crandon, WI

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Industry: Manufacturing Location: Crandon, Wisconsin Number of employees: 8 Became employee owned: 2020 Assistance: Cooperative Development Services, University of Wisconsin Center for Cooperatives Financing: Shared Capital Cooperative, Local Enterprise Assistance Fund From the Company https://www.snowrivercustom.com/ https://www.snowrivercustom.com/inthenews.html Learn more UWCC – Snow River Cooperative Overview (2020)   Employee Owned Small Businesses in Manufacturing Employee Owned Small […]

Collective Copies – Florence, MA

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Industry: Printing Location: Boston, Massachusetts Number of employees: 11 Became employee owned: 1983 Financing: Cooperative Fund of New England From the company https://www.collectivecopies.com/ https://www.collectivecopies.com/about-us/history/ Trott – The Story of Collective Copies (2008) Learn more Christian Science Monitor – Who’s the boss? In worker-owned cooperatives, everyone is. (2019) Valley Advocate – Surprise! It’s a Co-op. Any business […]

O&O Supermarkets – Philadelphia, PA

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This business has closed. Industry: Grocery Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Number of employees: 700 Became employee owned: 1982 Summary The O&O Supermarkets were a series of worker cooperatives in the Philadelphia area in the 1980s. The United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Local 1357, in partnership with Philadelphia Area Cooperative Enterprise (PACE), organized the first two […]