SOMARO is a NPO selling products in its own stores at symbolic prices to low-income customers. These products are donated by retailers, producers or wholesalers. They may have damaged packaging or are close to their expiry dates and are therefore no longer saleable on the regular market. read more…


SOMARO currently runs three social supermarkets in Romania: in Bucharest, Sibiu and Satu Mare. SOMARO sells products such as food and household essentials as well as clothing, shoes, etc. We do not sell products that have passed their expiry dates, or which have been significantly damaged. read more…

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news & events

23. Jun 2018

The food industry is driving parliament’s agenda

The new food waste law would close the social shops in the country and leave hundreds of families in Bucharest and Sibiu without the only source where they can buy food at lower prices.

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15. Feb 2018


We talked to the Plan Detaliu, along with representatives of other organizations involved in the fight against waste.

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