Press release


New Abel & Cole partnership!


22 June 2015


Vegbox partnership


The Vegetarian Society is delighted to announce the brand new partnership with Abel & Cole. Famed for their fruit and vegetable box deliveries, Abel & Cole now deliver to over 60,000 addresses per week. Under the partnership scheme, Abel & Cole will donate £10 to the Vegetarian Society for each new customer sign-up when they order their first fruit and veg box – at absolutely no extra cost to the customer. To support the Vegetarian Society and enjoy your first delivery to your door from Abel & Cole visit  or call 08452 62 62 62 and quote ‘VEGSOC’.


Lynne Elliot Chief Executive the Vegetarian Society commented, “We are very proud of this new partnership -  for 26 years, Abel & Cole has been a pioneer of organic produce delivering inspiring seasonal fruit and veg to doorsteps across the UK. At the Vegetarian Society we work to inspire lifestyle choices that are kinder to people, animals and the planet. The Abel & Cole income from new customer deliveries of fruit and veg boxes will go towards funding our campaigns, our work with schools, community groups and individuals. Not only will new Abel & Cole customers be supporting our work but they’ll also be able to enjoy fruit and veg boxes delivered straight to their door. It’s a win for everyone.”

If you have any questions about shopping with our partners, please email


The Vegetarian Society is a charity that exists to influence, inspire and support people to embrace and maintain a vegetarian lifestyle. Being a vegetarian is a choice that is kinder to animals, to people and to our living planet. Established in 1847 we are the oldest vegetarian organisation in the world visit for more information.



Notes to editors


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  • Outside office hours the Vegetarian Society Media Office can be contacted on 07973 108 165/7. Alternatively visit the website for lots more information
  • A vegetarian does not eat any meat, poultry, game, fish, shellfish or crustacea, or slaughter by-products.
  • Supporters are advised to check that Abel & Cole deliver to your postcode by visiting their website and visit for full terms.
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