Piko Wholefoods Organic Shop in Chrischurch

Open Monday to Friday from 9am - 6.30pm, Saturday 9am - 5pm

  • Christchurch’s first BioGro Certified Organic Retail Store

    Christchurch’s first BioGro Certified Organic Retail Store

    Vegetarian shop specialising in gluten free foods
  • low-profit charitable trust

    low-profit charitable trust

    We support the local community
  • established in 1979

    established in 1979

    Organic & Wholefoods Store Christchurch
  • Fresh produce

    Fresh produce

    We are committed to organic local produce
  • Workers Co-operative

    Workers Co-operative

    We share the day-to-day responsibilities
  • Christchurch Organic Shop

    Christchurch Organic Shop

    We are committed to local produce & goods first
  • Organic & Wholefoods Store

    Organic & Wholefoods Store

    We love Bulk Food & Sustainable Packaging
  • Bulk Food & Sustainable Packaging

    Bulk Food & Sustainable Packaging

  • We support the local community

    We support the local community

    low-profit charitable trust
  • Christchurch Organic Shop

    Christchurch Organic Shop

  • BioGro Certified Organic Retail Store

    BioGro Certified Organic Retail Store

    Vegetarian shop specialising in gluten free foods
  • Workers Co-operative

    Workers Co-operative

    We share the day-to-day responsibilities
  • Organic & Wholefoods Store Christchurch

    Organic & Wholefoods Store Christchurch

    established in 1979
  • Fresh organic local produce

    Fresh organic local produce

Phone Shop: 03 366 8116

Phone Office: 03 389 5062

Delivery service

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Deliveries go out on Tuesday and Thursday

Welcome to Piko Wholefoods

We are at 229 Kilmore Street, Christchurch Central. It's the big building on the corner of Barbadoes St, enter from that side! SEE MAP BELOW.

If you have any questions at all, give us a call or message :)

We specialise in knowing about the produce and products we stock. You could be looking for specific ingredients or checking avalibility of foods within the seasons. You could be asking about health benefits or wondering about how to use foods we sell. Or confused about diet advice and food marketing.
Just give us a call or message, or better yet, ask us in store. We are happy to help.

Local organic seasonal pears 4 types

Piko is hiring cook/chef!

Are you a creative, responsible and mature cook/chef? Do you have solid understanding of real, organic wholefoods? Do you have experience and passion for healthy, vegan and gluten-free cuisine? Here’s your chance to work in a busy, fun environment.

Ideal candidate:


- 1+ years’ experience in a commercial kitchen.
- A strong work ethic & sense of self-direction.
- Teamwork as well as an ability to self-manage and work on your own
- Good knife skills and understanding of basic cooking/baking formulas.
- Creativity and experience with wholefoods, vegan and gluten-free cuisine. Understanding of gluten-free and vegan baking preferable.
-Follow recipes and formulas, and also have a creative flair and ability to work with what’s available on the day.
- Knowledge and implementation of the food control plan.
- Highly organised, great hygiene, loves to work in a tidy environment.
- Mature, responsible & trustworthy.
- Full CV, relevant references and cover letter necessary. References will be checked.
-Must be a Christchurch resident, with full NZ work rights and intent to stay on for 12+months.

Hours:

12+ hours per week, covering a portion of Sunday/Monday morning/Tuesday afternoon/Wednesday morning. Have to be able to work during school holidays.

Job training will start in mid August.

If you are interested and think you fit the bill we would love to hear from you! Please drop your CV and cover letter by 17th of July. If you are a potential fit we will contact for a sit-down interview.

fruit & vegetables
Our fruit & vegetables are
CERTIFIED ORGANIC
if not available we may stock uncertified organic

fruit & vegetables

Piko Kitchen
Nourishing fresh foods made here

Piko Kitchen

Workers Co-operative
People before profit
Environment before Convenience
Quality before Quantity

Workers Co-operative

Organic Shop in Christchurch

Piko Wholefoods is a low profit organisation set up in 1979. Piko is a vegetarian shop, and in 2014 became Christchurch’s first BioGro Certified Organic Retail Store.

Environmental Awareness

Piko aims to promote organics and to support a healthy, sustainable future for our communities. Many of our goods are sold in bulk, not only to reduce cost, but to encourage reusing containers.

Social responsibility

Piko is a workers co-operative and charitable trust. Our low profit policy ensures the mark-up on organic and wholefoods are at a minimum. We are committed to supporting local produce as well as certified Fairtrade products.

Contact us

Phone: 03 366 8116
Email:
Phone Office: 03 389 5062

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