What Do We Offer?
- Ethically Sourced and Natural Products
- Beautiful and Sustainable Everyday Essentials
- Locally Made Gifts and Seasonal Products
- Top quality refill products in our Organic & Plastic Free Pantry and Liquid Refillery
- An exciting in store experience and efficient delivery service
- No need to compromise Style or Budget
We're reintroducing a traditional shopping method with a revolutionary products to the people of Newcastle who are championing the plastic free lifestyle and ethical spenders.
Our flagship store is located in the famous Grainger Market, Newcastle's original supermarket ! We offer on the spot shopping and refills alongside our online platform where you can shop from home. There's more information below to help you get started on the Zero Waste Lifestyle...
We truly cherish our customers who advocate for supporting local !
As an essential business we will continue to operate as normal in Lockdown 2.0. We're well staffed, well stocked and well prepared after a successful year coping with Lockdown 1. We have again increased the capacity of our local delivery service to keep you safe at home and we continue to comply with strategic health and safety policies to protect our customers and staff. We're here for you. Plastic free shopping is still essential ! We're still fighting a climate emergency as well as the pandemic.The Nil Living Team, 05/11/2020
How It Works In Store
As an essential business we have been here for you through COVID.
Our store remains open with safety precautions in place.
We will safely serve you from a distance and we will complete your refills.
We encourage customers to bring their own containers and bottles to fill with our products;
providing its clean, leak proof and will fit on to our scales.
We stock sustainable and high-quality containers and bottles to purchase if you don't have your own.
Food products can also be packaged in recycled and recyclable paper bags if you don't have containers.
You can safely browse our counters which are filled with beautiful and sustainable essentials.
We are accepting cash and card payments.
Our Granger Market Shop is in the Heart of Newcastle upon Tyne,
find us on Alley 4 Monday - Saturday 8:30am - 5pm (Normal Hours).
How It Works Online
You can shop our entire range online with ease. We provide beautiful and sustainable everyday essentials for you and your home. We provide food produce in recycled paper bags, simply decant into your own air tight containers at home.
We provide liquids in pre-filled bottles, these can be refilled in store for a fraction of the cost. You can now buy liquids in our own circular system using reused 1L and 5L bottles. Please leave returnable bottles clean and our crates on your doorstep for collection. Or return in store.
We offer free Click + Collect, simply select this option on the final stage of checkout. We'll email you when your order is ready and this can be super quick.
We offer Local Delivery, we deliver without contact, we prefer doorstep drops when you're home.
If you're not local we can ship items within the UK, we do not ship internationally. If shipping costs significantly more than our flat rate shipping fee (generated at check out) you will be liable for this. We cannot always accommodate heavy orders, we will contact you if required.
Where and When Do We Deliver?
Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 NE2 NE3 NE4 NE5 NE6 NE7 NE12 NE15 NE28
North Tyneside NE13 NE25 NE26 NE27 NE29 NE30
Northumberland NE20 (Ponteland Only) NE23 NE24 (Blyth Only) NE41 NE42 NE61 (Morpeth Only)
Gateshead NE8 NE9 NE10 NE11 NE16 NE17 NE21 NE39 NE40
South Tyneside NE31 NE32 NE33 NE34 NE35 NE36 NE37 NE38
Sunderland SR4 SR5 SR6
If you live outside of these areas and need our help during isolation, please contact us. We can arrange delivery with a customised rate, we are happy to help and can be flexible.
If you place an order and your delivery address is beyond our range without contacting us, then your order may be cancelled and refunded.
Newcastle and Areas North of the Tyne
Every Tuesday (Anytime after 2pm) - Order by midnight on Sundays
Newcastle and Areas South of the Tyne
Every Saturday (Anytime after 4pm) - Order by midnight on Thursdays.
Local Delivery costs £3.50, select this option at check out if you qualify.
You can claim free delivery when you spend over £30, use discount code FREELIVING30 at check out.
Deliveries will arrive via car, electric bike or electric van on set days depending on your area code.
Deliveries will remain contactless using returnable crates, leave your empties clean for collection please.
You will be kept up to date with regular emails, let us know a Safe Space if you will not be available.
Cannot visit our in store Refillery?
Try our Bottle Swap !
We offer a zero waste and circular system for liquids, where you can buy products in reused bottles.
Leave empties on your doorstep and we'll collect these to be washed and reused over and over again too.
Bulk buying also gives you discounted rates too.Bottle Swap
Are you a local business wanting to reduce your plastic waste?
We work and support many independents and the benefits are endless !
We offer bespoke and exclusive trader accounts which give you discounted rates and free delivery...Get in Touch