Welcome to Chequamegon Food Coop!

A grocery store focusing on locally produced goods and natural products. We are open to the public. Everyone welcome!

Local Produce

We specialize in fresh, organic produce grown within 100 miles of Ashland, Wisconsin.

Promoting Knowledge

Part of our mission is to help our community become more knowledgeable about choices that impact the economy, personal wellness, and the environment.


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Thanks for a Great Year!

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It’s been a year of big change here at Chequamegon Food Co-op. Thanks for your support. We wouldn’t be what we are without this great community! Check out this little review of our 2014 expansion project. Click the arrows to navigate through the slideshow.

It’s time for our Grand Opening!

Our new store is so big that we’re going to stretch our Grand Opening out over the entire next week. We’ll highlight a different department each day, so that you can learn more about what we offer in all this extra space we have. The week-long grand opening celebration will run from Sunday, October 19

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We’re moving!

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In just 12 days, we will open our new store at 700 Main Street West in Ashland. This means the next few days will be filled with activity at both our Chapple Ave store and the new store. This week, we start receiving shipments of products for the new store. Our managers and buyers will

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One-on-One with the Board

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One-on-One with the Board Monday, July 28, 2014 – 3 to 8 p.m. at Chequamegon Food Co-op Curious about the Co-op’s parking lot plans? Want to learn more about how the board operates? Stop by the Co-op on Monday, July 28, 2014 from 3 to 8 p.m. to speak with board members. These will be

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Food Co-op Acquires Buildings to Expand Parking

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On July 9, 2014, the Chequamegon Food Co-op finalized the purchase of the two buildings located at 718 and 720 Main Street West. The structures will be demolished to make way for an expanded parking lot adjacent to the Co-op’s new store at 700 Main Street West. Angelo Luppino, Inc. of Iron Belt, Wis. will

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Contract signed, construction begins

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On Wednesday, February 26, 2014,General Manager Harold Vanselow signed a contract with Angelo Luppino of Iron Belt, Wis. for the remodeling and construction of the Chequamegon Food Co-op’s new location. Demolition at 700 Main Street West in Ashland, Wis. began on Monday, March 3, 2014. The project is funded through a community revolving loan from the

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Earn $5 – Take Our Shopper Survey

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  We need your feedback! Take our shopper survey and we’ll give you a $5 off $50 or more coupon. Your answers will help us make decisions as we get ready to move into our new store. Give yourself about 10 or so minutes to answer the questions. The more information you give, the better

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Expansion News: Architect Hired, Plans Taking Shape

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The Chequamegon Food Co-op has hired C&S Design & Engineering Inc., a local architectural firm based in Ashland, Wisconsin, to head up the general design and project management for the store’s relocation and expansion. United Natural Foods Inc. has been hired to produce the store layout and design. Initial plans should be finalized within the next

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Reminder: Time for Our Annual Meeting & Owner Celebration!

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The Chequamegon Food Co-op will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, April 17, 2013 to prepare for our Annual Meeting & Owner Celebration! We have food from Ashland Baking Company, lots of free samples (both fresh and take-away), and giveaways galore. Plus, we’ll be voting for three Board of Directors positions and discussing expansion. Join

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Everything Plus the Kitchen Sink: An Expansion Planning Community Forum

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The Chequamegon Food Co-op will be embarking on a year-long expansion process in an effort to open a new grocery store in the spring of 2014. To start the planning, the Co-op and the Alliance for Sustainability are holding a public forum on Thursday, March 28, 2013 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Northern

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