Co-Op Mart On Again March 16

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

Co-op Mart will continue this Saturday, March 16, on the grounds of the Barbados Transport Co-operative Society Limited at Durants, Christ Church, from 8.00 a.m. until 4.00 p.m. It will feature various specialties, including farming produce, jewellery, plants, body and facial scrubs, juices and clothing. Some of the entrepreneurs expected to display their innovations are:  Premium Treasures – locally made syrup …

Response To Co-Op Mart Growing

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

With Co-op Mart into its fourth consecutive Saturday, Registrar of Co-operatives and Friendly Societies, Brent Gittens, is pleased that it is growing. In a recent interview with the Barbados Government Information Service, he said: “We are definitely satisfied with what we have seen over the last three weeks, but we are hoping for more people to come out.  We have …

Co-Op Mart Continues On March 2

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

Co-op Mart will continue this Saturday, March 2, on the grounds of the Barbados Transport Co-operative Society Limited at Durants, Christ Church, from. 8.00 a.m. until 4.00 p.m. At the Co-op Mart, there will be a variety of stalls with various specialties, including farming produce, cosmetology services, jewellery, food and juices. The entrepreneurs expected to be displaying their items are:  …

Co-Op Mart Continues At Durants Christ Church On February 23

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

Co-op Mart will continue this Saturday, February 23, on the grounds of the Barbados Transport Co-operative Society Limited at Durants, Christ Church. It will run from 8.00 a.m. until 4.00 p.m., and will feature a variety of stalls with various specialties. Some of the entrepreneurs expected to be present are:  Prestige Pink Hair and Nail Studio – Cosmetology and therapeutic …

Co-Op Mart Continues At Durants Feb. 16

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

The Co-op Mart continues this Saturday, February 16, on the grounds of the Barbados Transport Co-operative Society Limited at Durants, Christ Church, opposite the Barbados Golf Club, from 8.00 a.m. until 4.00 p.m. It will feature a variety of stalls with various specialties, including jewellery, quality T-Shirts, bags, farming produce, pudding and souse, fishcakes and cakes. Among the small enterprises …

Co-Op Mart Returns To Durants Feb. 9

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

The Co-op Mart returns this Saturday, February 9, on the grounds of the Barbados Transport Co-operative Society Limited at Durants, Christ Church, opposite the Barbados Golf Club. All Barbadians and visitors alike are encouraged to come out and experience the new Co-op Mart that will feature a variety of stalls with various specialties, including craft, beverages, fruits, quality T-Shirts, bags, …

Co-Op Mart Takes A Break

Sheena Forde Ministry News

The Co-op Mart, which was officially launched on Saturday, December 8, by Small Business Minister Dwight Sutherland, will cease its operations until the new year. As a result, there will be no showcasing of products by entrepreneurs on the grounds of the Barbados Transport Co-operative Society Limited at Durants, Christ Church, this Saturday, December 22, and Saturday, December 29. Patrons to the Co-op …

Co-Op Mart Continues On December 15

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

Co-op Mart is on again this Saturday, December 15, on the grounds of the Barbados Transport Co-operative Society Limited at Durants, Christ Church, opposite the Barbados Golf Club. Barbadians and visitors alike are being urged to come out and experience the new Co-op Mart that features a variety of stalls with various specialties, including craft, food, beverages, fruits, vegetables and …

Cooperation Vital Against Economic Challenges

Joy-Ann Gill Top Stories

Minister of Small Business, Entrepreneurship and Commerce, Dwight Sutherland, who strongly believes that there is a need to come together and cooperate to address economic challenges, is touting the principles of the Co-operative Movement. This was made clear last Saturday as he addressed the launch of Co-op Mart, a five-week display of products and services that will occur each Saturday …

Sutherland: Co-Op Mart A Great Opportunity

Joy-Ann Gill Top Stories

An opportunity to come together, cooperate and create a diverse market of products and services is how the inaugural Co-op Mart, launched last Saturday, has been described by Small Business Minister, Dwight Sutherland. Addressing the ceremony at the Barbados Transport Co-operative Society Ltd., in Durants, Christ Church, Minister Sutherland said: “The concept of cooperatives coming together to showcase their respective …