How do we help?
SAOS's work allows farming, food and drink businesses to benefit from the advantages achievable by working together more effectively. We are trusted and valued partners because we get things done.
Advice and support
We are experts on co-operative strategies, structures and management. We can help you set up a new co-op, or advise on the best ways to make your co‑op more effective.Speak to someone
Co‑ops work in a different way to other businesses and their values are very important. These are based on self-help, self-responsibility, democracy, equality, equity, and solidarity.Find out more
There are around 3 million co‑ops worldwide and at least 12% of the world’s population co-operates.Find out more