Your February BloomingNews: The State of Your Co-op

Integrity.  Accountability.  Community.  Ethical behavior.  These core values were identified at our board retreat as guiding principles for all that we strive to accomplish at Bloomingfoods.  The retreat provided a wonderful opportunity for the board and our new interim general management team (Dee Bohler, Jennifer Riley, and Phil Phillipy) to Read More »


October is National Co-op Month! Help us grow the co-op and kick off our Co-op Month Owner Drive on Sunday, October 1! For the month of October, the first 75 new members to join the co-op will get a swag bag packed with fantastic organic Read More »

2017 Annual Election Guide

The 2017 Election has ended. We’ll be posting results soon! Five Board members are outgoing this year, and we’ve got 6 worthy candidates ready to step up and lead the co-op in their place. We’ve asked each candidate a series of questions ranging from their Read More »

Job Fair

Our East location will be holding a job fair with same day interviews. We are looking for both Full-time and Part-time positions in most areas of the store. August 29th from 3 – 5pm September 1st from 2 – 4pm If you’re passionate about great Read More »

Fall Local Vendor Fair

BLOOMINGFOODS is LOCAL and LOCAL is INDIANA. Join us for an afternoon of celebrating our beloved local vendors! On Saturday, September 9, stop on by the West store after your Farmer’s Market visit to hang with more than a 20 local vendors and businesses! We’ll Read More »

Update Your Contact Info

It’s almost election time again – make sure your vote counts!! Now’s your chance to ensure that your owner contact information is up-to-date. Stop in any store and ask to fill out a contact info form, or click here to fill out the form online.

Bloomingfoods’ Shoppers Round Up For The Area 10 Agency on Aging

  In the month of July, shoppers chose to support Area 10 Agency on Aging by rounding up a total of $6529.51! Area 10 not only provides a home meal delivery program, they also operate a mobile food pantry. The agency’s most current project is the Read More »


Sean (an Indiana native) and Chelssie (from new Brunswick, Canada) McKinney met in Korea as English teachers longing for a different life. Two-and-a-half years ago, soon after they married, they moved to Spencer, Indiana and began working on their farm. They built a “barn house” Read More »

Help Us Help You! Introducing Bloomingfoods Receipt Drive!

Most of us are shopping at more than one store for our weekly groceries.  It’s ok to admit it – we already know!!  Now we want to know what you are buying at other stores.  Why?  Because just maybe these are products that we can Read More »

Grocery Gone Wild! by Tony Alongi, GM

Have you ever seen an industry go so nuts so fast in your life?  The past two months have been some of the nuttiest ever in the grocery world – particularly in our corner of the world.  Marsh declares bankruptcy and one month later is sliced and Read More »