Food for Thought - Tote bag

Let us help you release your inner zero-waste hero.

Food for Thought is a refill shop bursting with good vibes and even better choices! We've got everything you need to stock up your pantry, your self-care routine, up your snack game and even your cleaning supplies (because let's face it, we all need those). And the best part? You get to bring your own containers or use ours, so it's a win-win for the planet and your wallet.

It doesn't matter if your containers are brand new, leftover take-away boxes, or even repurposed jam jars. What really counts is that you're giving them a second (or third, or fourth) chance at life! Don't stress if you're not a refill pro or what your container game looks like, we're here to help you. Come on, what are you waiting for?

Oh, and remember, when you choose to shop at Food for Thought, you're not just indulging in some seriously delicious eats, and eco-friendly products you're also doing your part to support local producers and a small independent business. No big deal, just helping build a better future for all of us, one tasty bite at a time! 😉

Thank you, it really does make a difference.

So, why shop with us?

  • Reason 1

    Plastic free groceries

    Bring and fill your own containers and cut down on single-use, pre-packed goods in horrible plastic. This can be old jars, take-away containers (giving single-use more life), or storage containers you put straight in the cupboard.

  • Reason 2

    Buy only what you need

    Always get exactly what you need. No more buying too much, no more running out - simply weigh out as much or as little as you need. End the worry and enjoy total control over your shop!

  • Reason 3

    Kinder to the planet

    Reduce your environmental impact! Refill your old jars and containers, cutting plastic waste and actively reducing your carbon footprint while encouraging biodiversity and helping the planet. Try zero-waste today!

  • Reason 4

    Organic, vegan & local produce

    We stock a huge range of organic, vegan and local produce which gives you a wide range of options for restocking your cupboards, making a one off meal or buying gifts for friends and family.

A visit from BBC Look East

Founder Kerry talking to BBC Look East about how Food for Thought came to be, what makes the ideal customers & why we need to refill & shop zero waste!