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Introducing buying groups

Friends

By popular demand we now support buying groups. Lots of you are buying as a group already to save on delivery costs. We’ve now made it possible for you to set up a group on our website so that each member can order and pay individually rather than one person having to place and pay

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We now have two new pick-up locations

One of the downsides of running an ethical business is the constant nagging worry that you’re not doing enough, or that in your efforts to help people live a greener life you’re contributing to the problem. Deliveries is one such cause of worry for me. On the plus side, we’re helping so many people to

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Really easy 4 ingredient wraps

Wraps

I shared this recipe on Instagram & Facebook after making up a batch one evening and was surprised by how many people hadn’t realised just how easy they are to make so I’m sharing it here on the blog for future reference for everybody. You need minimal equipment and absolutely no cooking skills to make

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After drowning in plastic, how do we resuscitate the planet?

Plastic bottles in fishing net

It’s been a couple of weeks of doom and gloom, with Liz Bonnin’s fantastic but heart-wrenching Drowning in Plastic documentary, and the findings of a research report stating that we have only 12 years to limit climate catastrophe and keep global warming to a maximum of 1.5°. It’s hard to avoid feeling despair and powerless

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Delivery price changes

As of today, Friday 5th October, our delivery prices have changed. We review prices for everything constantly and unfortunately we’re just not able to shoulder the costs of delivery any longer. Previously delivery cost us far more than we were charging for it, and for smaller orders in particular it just wasn’t sustainable to continue

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Temporary part-time operations assistant

20 hours per week until Friday 21st December inclusive Hours of work: Monday – Friday 9am – 1pm Location: Daybrook, Nottinghamshire Immediate start £8.75ph Duties Food handling and packing Customer order fulfilment Maintaining clean workspace Plastic Free Pantry is an online shop offering food and household items in plastic-free packaging. We’re looking for somebody to

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World clean-up day, 15th September

bottle

Saturday 15th September is World Clean-up day, a day where we’re all encouraged to clean up our little patch of the planet. To mark  this day, our #pfp10for10 will become #pfp20for20 for the day. You’ll get double the discount of your next order in exchange for picking up twice as much litter. Pick your 20

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A quick & easy guide to making your own bread

Man holding bread

Making your own bread is really easy and can cut lots of plastic wrappers out of your life if you normally buy it from a supermarket. When you’re used to popping to the shop to buy bread, making your own can seem like a far too time consuming task, but when you consider the time

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How to make popcorn

Popcorn

I have a confession to make – I love crisps. Crisps are such a serious addiction for me and I crave them a lot. Not even fancy flavours, just your basic ready salted crisps. But crisps come in that foil-plastic material which can’t be recycled and so I’ve been trying to curb my habit, and

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