The Market at Global Village

 

Recipients of the National Association of College & University Food Services (NACUFS) 2011 “Best In Business” Convenience Store Award!

Whether you live on or off campus, The Market at Global Village is your on-campus destination to purchase organic, local, ethnic, fair trade, and sustainable foods, beverages, gifts, and household goods. We offer a diverse mix of foods and ingredients from around the world, as well as common grocery items including fresh produce, meats, dairy products, spices, and dry goods. At the GV Market, you will find an array of authentic, imported, and domestic products including:

International Ethnic Foods – We carry an abundant variety of specialty and ethnic foods and products from around the world including Asia, Europe, South America, India, Mexico, Spain, and Jamaica – to name just a few! Experience the world through food and try different spices, seasonings, dry goods, ready-to-eat meals, and specialty treats to expand your culinary horizons. Other imported items you’ll find at the GV Market are fine chocolates from Ritter Sport, and Divine, olive oils, specialty pastas and pasta products, coffees, teas, cold beverages, and other global delicacies. We have the comfort foods from home - wherever in the world home may be!

Sustainable and All-Natural – The GV Market is committed to sustainable practices and we offer a wide array of eco-conscious products such as hand-made, reusable gift bags, collectable art made from banana fiber, hand-made bowls from recycled paper, PFOA free pots and pans, a selection of Preserve items made from recycled plastic such as cutting boards, cups, razors and toothbrushes, and WorldCentric compostable plates and bowls. Additionally, we carry a number of all-natural foods such as SoCo Creamery, a family owned and run micro-creamery and healthy and beauty products including Badger and Nature's Gate natural products. Want to learn more about natural products? Check out The Natural Standard for Personal Care Products site for a set of guidelines that dictates which personal care product ingredients can and cannot be considered natural.

Local – Enjoy some of the best foods and household goods that Western New York has to offer at the GV Market! Some local favorites available are Dinosaur Bar-B-Que Sauce, Spiedie Sauce, Muesli Fusion, Nelson Farm’s New York State Maple Syrup, and Harper Hill Farm natural goat milk soaps (their Lavender Mint and Red Clover Tea soaps smell good enough to eat!) made on the farm in Darien Center, NY. We also feature fresh baked goods from local Baker Street Bakery -- the cinnamon raisin bread makes awesome french toast and the stuffed jalapeno cheddar bread is phenomenal!

Special Dietary Foods – We carry a range of prepared/packaged special dietary foods including gluten-free, vegan, dairy-free, vegetarian, Halal, and Kosher options, as well as products that accommodate those with food allergies. You’ll also find variety of special dietary and healthy options and ingredients to prepare your own meals to suit your dietary needs. Gluten-free flour, cake mix and biscuit mix, dairy-free, peanut-free and vegan cookie mix, Halal burgers and chicken products, vegetarian Smart Strips, gluten-free sweet potato pancakes, and dairy-free chocolate are just some of the items available!

Specialty Candy – The Market provides a wide variety of domestic treats such as the retro SkyBar and Chocolove Chocolate varieties, as well as candies from around the world including the ever popular Pocky from Japan, Cadbury Turkish bars from Ireland, and La Feria Chili Mango pops from Mexico. If you're feeling especially adventurous, check out the bacon & cheese crickets or scorpion lollipops!

Fair Trade Gifts & Games – In addition to a diverse selection of foods, the GV Market also has a large selection of fair trade gifts and house wares including jewelry, purses, scarves, room décor, dishes, and much more. We purchase hand-made and fair trade products from vendors who source from farmers and artisans in developing countries. Some of our vendors include Ten Thousand Villages, Serrv, Handmade Expressions, Global Fair Trade Crafts inc., Migna, Good Paper, and Earth Divas.