Coop Responds to Store Credit Inquiry

DEAR DAVID, In response to the question, “Why do store credits expire?” in the 10/18/21 issue: Thanks for your question. You’re not the first person to ask it so I’m happy to have the opportunity to answer this question for you and other Coop members. One of the ways the Coop keeps down its prices […]

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Store Credits and Receipts

On August 25, I received a $10 store credit at the office and forgot to give it to the cashier when I checked out. I wrapped the little credit receipt paper around my Coop card, so I wouldn’t forget the next time I shopped. When I returned, on September 28th, I was informed that 30 days had passed […]

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Hashtag vs. Lasting Change

In July 2020, a statement adorning our homepage was approved that “The Park Slope Food Coop unequivocally supports Black lives and the dismantling of all systems that propagate and empower systemic racism.”  The same month, I attended a virtual seminar open to all members entitled “White Now? Being White at the Coop and Beyond.” When asked what BIPOC […]

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Letter from the editors

Welcome to the re-imagined Linewaiters’ Gazette. Over the past 18 months, the full Gazette squad logged nearly 1,000 hours (during a time when member labor was not required) to create processes and ultimately a platform for a 21st century Gazette. Nevertheless, this is a work-in-progress and one that will doubtless continue to evolve. Thank you for […]

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