Published: 4th Aug 2020

The UK’s first social supermarket chain, Community Shop has announced it is opening a new store in Liverpool next month (September).  The branch will be situated at 211 Walton Road and will open its doors on 4 September, providing the local community with access to high-quality, low-cost food and household products.     Members will have access to heavily discounted food and products, which have predominantly been donated by major retailers and manufacturers and may otherwise have gone to waste. Shoppers can expect to access items up to 70% off the normal retail price, helping to stretch family budgets further. The building is the office of Onward Homes, which is one of the largest registered providers of social housing in the North West. Membership of the new Community Shop – L4 is open to people who live locally, receive welfare support, and are motivated to make a positive change to their lives.  This includes customers of social … (To read the full article, subscribe below)