Where to shop

Retail outlets in Mid-Formartine, stocking Fairtrade goods

Shops & Fairtrade goods stocked

Balmedie and Pitmedden Co-op shops– Both stock a wide range of products ,including teas, coffees, drinking chocolate, wines bananas, sugar, cereal bars, and chocolate.etc. At Balmedie they also, flowers and cotton buds.

  • Balmedie Tel.01358 741247
  • Pitmedden Tel.01651 842335

 Duthies Store, Tarves – Drinking chocolate, cane sugar, cocoa,

  • Tel.01651 842335

Costcutter, Methlick – ground coffee, drinking chocolate, sugar,

  • Tel.01651 806213

The General Store,Potterton drinking chocolate, cocoa, chocolate bars and sugar

  • Tel.01358 742670

J G Ross Keystore shop, Oldmeldrum Town Square – sugar, chocolate bars, cocoa and drinking chocolate.

  • Tel.01651 872757


  • http://www.formartines.com/shop or tel 01651 851 123
  • An extensive range of ethical and Fairtrade goods, including chocolate, tea, coffee beans and ground coffee, soft drinks, speciality products, rice, raisins, sultanas.

Catering Outlets offering Fairtrade goods

Outlet & Fairtrade products offered

The Sand Bothy

  • Community Coffee/beach Kiosk and Education Centre at Balmedie Beach and Country Park.
    (tel. 01358 742396)
  • Open friday/Sat Sunday or when the sun is shining during the summer and they get volunteers.!!.
  • Sells  Fairtrade tea, coffee, hot chocolate, sugar, snacks, sweets and chocolate.

The Coffee Apothecary, All coffee, tea, sugar. Hot chocolate Chocolate bars.

Oldmeldrum Community Cafe

  • The Square , Oldmeldrum,
  • open Wed.-Sat. 10a.m-4p.m
  • chocolate, sugar – coffee, tea, drinking chocolate

Lochter Visitor Centre and Restaurant

  • Lochter Activity Centre, Oldmeldrum, AB51 0DZ  (Tel.01651 872000)
  • http://www.lochter.co.uk/
  • all sugar, coffee and drinking chocolate.

The Tea room, Pitmedden Gardens

  • open daily May- Sept.
  • Sells Fairtrade tea, coffee

Old Meldrum House Hotel 4*– coffee, sugar and cocoa in bedrooms; coffee in restaurant


Hoodles Playbarn and coffee shop, drinking chocolate, coffee, sugar

  • Oldmeldrum Tel. 01651 873813


If you attend the following events, you can get Fairtrade products from:

FORMARTINE UTD – North Lodge Park, Football ground

The pie Shop serves Fairtrade tea and coffee with fairtrade Sugar, Divine chocolate bars available.

Pitmedden Music Festival

( Every first weekend in June at Pitmedden Garden, two day music festival. )

  1. The Bar sells only Fairtrade Wines
  2. Coffee tea and sugar is all Fairtrade





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