First Alternative Natural Foods Co-op Departments

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Beer & Wine

Bulk Foods

Cheese

Seasonally rotating beers and ciders complement a wide selection of local, regional, and imported favorites—that you can mix and match to your hearts content—while our robust selection of wines offers a perfect pairing for any meal. Cheers and salut!

Beer & Wine Questions?
Kristana Burt–North Store
kristana@firstalt.coop
Tiffany Neylan–South Store
tiffany@firstalt.coop

Buying in bulk means less packaging and more savings. Get as much or as little of a product as you need. When the Co-op opened in 1970 bulk goods were all we carried! Today they remain an essential part of our store. Can’t recall what’s in that jar? Use our Bulk Lookup.

Bulk Foods Questions?
George Brown–North Store
george@firstalt.coop
Tiffany Neylan–South Store
tiffany@firstalt.coop

We’ve got a cheese for everything and everyone, from everyday basics to artisanal flights of fancy. Look for local, domestic, and imported cheeses made from cow, goat, and sheep’s milk, along with a variety of non-dairy options. We always have great choices and low prices.

Cheese Questions?
Courtney Spaulding–North Store
courtney@firstalt.coop
Jeremy Northway–South Store
jeremy@firstalt.coop

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Beer & Wine

Seasonally rotating beers and ciders complement a wide selection of local, regional, and imported favorites—that you can mix and match to your hearts content—while our robust selection of wines offers a perfect pairing for any meal. Cheers and salut!

Beer & Wine Questions?
Kristana Burt–North Store
kristana@firstalt.coop
Tiffany Neylan–South Store
tiffany@firstalt.coop

Bulk Foods

Buying in bulk means less packaging and more savings. Get as much or as little of a product as you need. When the Co-op opened in 1970 bulk goods were all we carried! Today they remain an essential part of our store. Can’t recall what’s in that jar? Use our Bulk Lookup.

Bulk Foods Questions?
George Brown–North Store
george@firstalt.coop
Tiffany Neylan–South Store
tiffany@firstalt.coop

Cheese

We’ve got a cheese for everything and everyone, from everyday basics to artisanal flights of fancy. Look for local, domestic, and imported cheeses made from cow, goat, and sheep’s milk, along with a variety of non-dairy options. We always have great choices and low prices.

Cheese Questions?
Courtney Spaulding–North Store
courtney@firstalt.coop
Jeremy Northway–South Store
jeremy@firstalt.coop

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Deli & Kitchen

Grocery

Meat

Our Deli offers house-made entrees, sides, and snacks from our Co-op Kitchen. Check out our Grab ‘N’ Go options, including tasty wheat free, dairy free, and vegan options. You’ll also find soups, salads, sandwiches and an amazing selection of fresh baked treats. Our Special Order Guide features platters, entrees, and more for your next event.

Deli Questions?
Jeannie Holiday–North Store
jeannie@firstalt.coop
Jeremy Northway–South Store
jeremy@firstalt.coop

Walk the aisles in either store to discover a carefully curated selection of groceries fit for any diet. We emphasize local producers, organic foods, and affordable prices. In accordance with our Product Selection Guidelines we don’t carry products with high fructose corn syrup, artificial colors or flavors, or trans fats. Shop with confidence!

Grocery Questions?
Chris Johnson–North Store
chris@firstalt.coop
Tiffany Neylan–South Store
tiffany@firstalt.coop

The meats we sell are ethically, sustainably produced, and affordable. We believe everyone deserves access to grass-fed and pastured meats free of added hormones and antibiotics. We maintain strong relationships with local producers to ensure we can offer you fresh, high quality meats. We can also special order any specialty meats you may need!

Meat Questions?
Jeannie Holiday–North Store
jeannie@firstalt.coop
Jeremy Northway–South Store
jeremy@firstalt.coop

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Deli & Kitchen

Our Deli offers house-made entrees, sides, and snacks from our Co-op Kitchen. Check out our Grab ‘N’ Go options, including tasty wheat free, dairy free, and vegan options. You’ll also find soups, salads, sandwiches and an amazing selection of fresh baked treats. Our Special Order Guide features platters, entrees, and more for your next event.

Deli Questions?
Jeannie Holiday–North Store
jeannie@firstalt.coop
Jeremy Northway–South Store
jeremy@firstalt.coop

Grocery

Walk the aisles in either store to discover a carefully curated selection of groceries fit for any diet. We emphasize local producers, organic foods, and affordable prices. In accordance with our Product Selection Guidelines we don’t carry products with high fructose corn syrup, artificial colors or flavors, or trans fats. Shop with confidence!

Grocery Questions?
Chris Johnson–North Store
chris@firstalt.coop
Tiffany Neylan–South Store
tiffany@firstalt.coop

Meat

The meats we sell are ethically, sustainably produced, and affordable. We believe everyone deserves access to grass-fed and pastured meats free of added hormones and antibiotics. We maintain strong relationships with local producers to ensure we can offer you fresh, high quality meats. We can also special order any specialty meats you may need!

Meat Questions?
Jeannie Holiday–North Store
jeannie@firstalt.coop
Jeremy Northway–South Store
jeremy@firstalt.coop

Mercantile

Mercantile

Produce

Wellness

From cards and gift ideas to kitchenware and fashion accessories, look for high quality mercantile products throughout the store. Many of them come to us from local artists and craftspeople, while others are from fair trade alliances that help support equality in the developing world.

Wellness Questions?
Brie Lee-Tharp–North Store
brie@firstalt.coop
Clayton Marion–South Store
clayton@firstalt.coop

Fresh, local, organic produce is delivered direct from farms around the Willamette Valley year-round. In addition to our many local farmers, produce comes to us through our distributing partner, Organically Grown Company and is sustainably farmed in the western US, Mexico, and other regions of the globe.

Produce Questions?
Kyle Mays–North Store
kyle@firstalt.coop
Natalia Mikkola–South Store
natalia@firstalt.coop

Healthful foods are just part of our dedication to your well-being. Visit our Wellness section for an enormous selection of natural vitamins and nutritional supplements, medicinal herbs, tinctures, and homeopathic remedies along with a great selection of natural bath and beauty products.

Wellness Questions?
Brie Lee-Tharp–North Store
brie@firstalt.coop
Clayton Marion–South Store
clayton@firstalt.coop

Mercantile

Mercantile

From cards and gift ideas to kitchenware and fashion accessories, look for high quality mercantile products throughout the store. Many of them come to us from local artists and craftspeople, while others are from fair trade alliances that help support equality in the developing world.

Wellness Questions?
Brie Lee-Tharp–North Store
brie@firstalt.coop
Clayton Marion–South Store
clayton@firstalt.coop

Produce

Fresh, local, organic produce is delivered direct from farms around the Willamette Valley year-round. In addition to our many local farmers, produce comes to us through our distributing partner, Organically Grown Company and is sustainably farmed in the western US, Mexico, and other regions of the globe.

Produce Questions?
Kyle Mays–North Store
kyle@firstalt.coop
Natalia Mikkola–South Store
natalia@firstalt.coop

Wellness

Healthful foods are just part of our dedication to your well-being. Visit our Wellness section for an enormous selection of natural vitamins and nutritional supplements, medicinal herbs, tinctures, and homeopathic remedies along with a great selection of natural bath and beauty products.

Wellness Questions?
Brie Lee-Tharp–North Store
brie@firstalt.coop
Clayton Marion–South Store
clayton@firstalt.coop

Once in a while, we receive recall notices from manufacturers. Click here to see recent recall information.