BBB Accredited Business Profile

Willy Street Co-op

Willy Street Co-op

(608) 251-0884

Willy Street Co-op

43 years in business

1457 E Washington Ave
Madison, WI 53703-3047

Fax Numbers
  • (608) 251-3121
Additional Phone Numbers
  • (608) 251-6776
  • (608) 284-7800
Additional Email Addresses
Additional Website Addresses
BBB File Opened: 11/20/2003
Business Started: 09/18/1973
Business Started Locally: 09/18/1973
Business Management
  • Principal: Mr. Brendon Smith, Director of Communications
  • Ms. Anya Firszt, General Manager
Contact Information
  • Principal: Mr. Brendon Smith, Director of Communications
  • Ms. Anya Firszt, General Manager
Business Category
  • Grocers - Retail
  • NAICS: Supermarkets and Other Grocery (except Convenience) Stores
  • Caterers
  • Foods - Carry Out
  • Gourmet Shops
  • Vitamins & Food Supplements
  • Grocery - Bulk Food Stores

Alternate Business Names
  • Williamson Street Grocery Cooperative
  • Williamson Street Grocery Co-Op
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Willy Street Co-op is a full-service cooperative specializing in natural, organic, special-diet and locally produced foods, with stores in Madison & Middleton.  The stores feature a deli, a juice and coffee bar, fresh seafood and organic/locally grown produce.  Natural body-care products, vitamins and supplements, and catering services available.

The co-op is owned by equity-paying owners and anyone can become an owner of the co-op by making an equity investment.  Customers do not need to be owners to purchase goods, there is a 5% surcharge on purchases for non-owners.

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Willy Street Co-op

Willy Street Co-op


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