Departments

Below are brief descriptions of each of the departments at the Brattleboro Food Co-op including contact emails and links to the actual department pages. If you need additional information, please send us a note using our Contact Form!

Retail Departments:

Beer & Wine

Bulk

Cheese

Dairy

Deli & Café

Frozen

Grocery

Health & Beauty

Housewares

Meat

Produce & Floral

 

Seafood

Wellness

 

Dottie’s Discount Foods

Other In-Store Departments:

Customer Service Education Outreach Shareholder Services

Wine DepartmentBeer & Wine Department

Call: 802-257-0236 (Ext. 849)

Email: winebfc@sover.net or send us a note using our Contact Form!

Our wine shoppers are always impressed by the varied wine selection in the Wine Department. There are many fine special occasion wines, organic wines, high-end bubbly rosés, and more. There is also a large variety of the best wines available in the low-to-moderate price range. Our wine staff will be happy to advise you on proper pairings, great values, and even hard-to-find options. Our beer selection includes a very large variety of microbrewed and imported beers, with the ever-growing Vermont and regional beer section at its center.

Visit the Wine and Beer Department page to learn more.

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Bulk DepartmentBulk Department

Call: 802-257-0236 (Ext. 812)  

Email: bulkbfc@sover.net or send us a note using our Contact Form!

The wise shopper can save big in our Bulk Department. Nuts, grains, oils, nut butter, maple syrup, tea, coffee, herbs & spices, baking supplies and many, many more products can be purchased in quantities from a pinch to pounds. Bring in your own containers, or get them here. You definitely save money when purchasing in bulk, but you are also doing Earth a favor by cutting down on excessive packaging.

Visit the Bulk Department page to learn more.

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Cheese DepartmentCheese Department  

Call: 802-257-0236 (Ext. 852)

Email: bfccurds@sover.net or send us a note using our Contact Form!

Our cheese selection is large and eclectic, featuring a dizzying array of local cheeses including cow’s, sheep, and goat’s milk cheeses. Wondering what to serve at your party? Ask the cheese mongers busily cutting large wheels behind the case; they will answer all your questions and make suggestions. They will always offer you a taste if you want to try something before purchasing it.

Visit the Cheese Department page to learn more.

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Dairy DepartmentDairy Department

Call: 802-257-0236 (Ext. 831)

Email: dairybfc@sover.net or send us a note using our Contact Form!

The dairy cooler holds organically produced milk, local milk in environmentally friendly glass bottles, a variety of soy-based alternatives to milk and meat, and fresh salsas and dips. Like yogurt? We have many varieties, including sheep and goat’s milk yogurts, and some made right here in Brattleboro. You will also find organic and conventional eggs, several local farms’ eggs, butter, and whatever other creamy pleasure you want.

Visit the Dairy Department page to learn more.

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Deli DepartmentDeli Department & Café 

Call: 802-257-0236 (Ext. 826)   

Email: culinary@sover.net or send us a note using our Contact Form!

What’s for breakfast, lunch or dinner? Stop by our deli to find out. We’ve got a wide selection of in-house prepared soups, salads, hot pizza, a full salad bar, a hot foods buffet, a rotisserie chicken station, hot and cold entrées, sandwiches, paninis, and desserts. In a hurry? Stop by the Grab and Go for some quick pre-packaged meals, sides, dips, spreads and assorted desserts. Don’t forget to stop by the juice bar for some fresh organic raw juices, smoothies and locally roasted Vermont coffees. We also offer a wide array of catering services, The Deli Department can help you with simple party platters to full service catered events. Whether enjoying a meal in our Whetstone Café or taking it home, the Co-op Deli has what you need for healthy tasty meals!

The Co-op Deli also offers a wide array of catering services. We can help you with simple party platters or full-service catered events.

Whether enjoying a meal in our Whetstone Café or taking it home, the Co-op Deli has what you need for healthy tasty meals! 

Visit the Deli Department page to learn more.

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Dottie's Discount FoodDottie’s Discount Foods

Call: 802-246-0053

Email: dottybfc@sover.net or send us a note using our Contact Form!

Dottie’s Discount Foods offers Organic, Non-GMO, and conventional food at up to 80% off every day! It is also community-owned by the Brattleboro Food Coop!

Dottie’s is conveniently located on Flat Street (next to Experienced Goods). Open every day from 10:00 am-6:00 pm.

Visit Dottie’s Discount Foods page to learn more!

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Frozen DepartmentFrozen Department

Call: 802-257-0236 (Ext. 816)

Email: grocbfc@sover.net or send us a note using our Contact Form!

Our Frozen Department offers a large selection of desserts, bread, pizzas, fruit, veggies and many entrées to please your taste buds. We also offer an unbeatable local ice cream selection including fruit bars and gelato.

Visit the Frozen Department page to learn more.

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Grocery DepartmentGrocery Department

Call: 802-257-0236 (Ext. 833)

Email: grocbfc@sover.net or send us a note using our Contact Form!

The Grocery Department interacts with every other department in the store. While we strive to provide customers with a wide-ranging selection of organic and natural foods, we also carry many commercial traditional and conventional foods. Our shelves hold approximately 14,000 different products. As a locally owned business, we are committed to stocking locally produced items from the Greater Brattleboro community and from Vermont in general including bread, tortillas, maple syrup, chocolates, and salsa. You will find many ethnic and gourmet items on our shelves from all over the world. We understand the importance of special diets and strive to offer alternatives which are wheat-free, gluten-free, dairy-free and other allergens.

Visit the Grocery Department page to learn more.

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Health & Beauty DepartmentHealth and Beauty Department (HABA)

Call: 802-256-0236 (Ext: 840)

Email: wellbfc@sover.net or send us a note using our Contact Form!

We care deeply about your hair, skin, nails and more. The Health and Beauty Department carries full lines of natural, organic and non-GMO health and fine beauty products. Samples and testers are available for many of the products we sell. Bulk herbs are available for the DIY types for use in teas, tinctures, tonics and more.

Visit the Health & Beauty Department page to learn more.

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Housewares DepartmentHousewares

Call: 802-257-0236 (Ext. 856)

Email: housebfc@sover.net or send us a note using our Contact Form!

From cooking gadgets to water bottles, cards, books, magazines, cookware, napkins and utensils, our Housewares Department offers an eclectic and compelling selection to outfit your house and kitchen. We offer an amazing variety of items perfect for gifting.

Visit our Housewares Department page to learn more.

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Meat DepartmentMeat Department

Call: 802-257-0236 (Ext. 818)  

Email: meatbfc@sover.net or send us a note using our Contact Form!

Our meat department has the largest selection of locally-grown, humanely-raised meats with no added hormones or antibiotics in the area. All ground meats are made in-store from our own trimmings and whole-muscle cuts. No pre-ground factory products are ever used. Our store-made pork and chicken sausages contain no sugar and are gluten-free. All our fresh meats are cut and vacuum-packaged on the premises under refrigerated, sanitary conditions for optimal customer safety and convenience. This assures freshness, eliminates the use of environmentally unfriendly foam trays and pads, and avoids messes and odors between the store and home.

Visit the Meat Department page to learn more.

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Produce DepartmentProduce and Floral Department

Call: 802-257-0236 (Ext. 804)  

Email: johntbfc@sover.net or send us a note using our Contact Form!

Our Produce and Floral Department is committed to supporting our local farmers, therefore we carry local produce whenever it is available. However, you can get a wide range of fruits and veggies year round, both organically-grown and conventionally-grown, in our extensive produce area. There is always a plentiful variety of fresh herbs to choose from as well. The floral and plant section will entice you at all times of the year! Floral offers houseplants, garden starts, potted herbs, seasonal and fresh floral bouquets.

Visit the Produce & Floral Department page to learn more.

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Seafood DepartmentSeafood Department

802-257-0236 (Ext. 846)  

Email: meatbfc@sover.net or send us a note using our Contact Form!

Whether you need salmon fillets cut to order, or Wellfleet oysters for your next party, our seafood service counter will be glad to help you out. Many varieties of fish and shellfish arrive at our door six days a week, both farm-raised and wild caught. We make our own crab cakes, fish cakes, and salmon burgers in-house, making it easy to cook up a feast in no time! We also carry a wide variety of frozen seafood options, including some bulk buys. Come fishing with us!

Visit our Seafood Department page to learn more.

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Wellness DepartmentWellness Department

Call: 802-257-0236 (Ext. 803) 

Email: wellbfc@sover.net or send us a note using our Contact Form!

Wellness is our vitamin, supplement, and beauty aid department. You will find a huge selection of health support products, in all price ranges, as well as a useful and beautiful housewares section. We offer a fine selection of cookbooks, books, and magazines related to health and nutrition. Browse our gift items and cards: we have some really nice things!

Visit our Wellness Department page to learn more.

 

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