The Co-operative Reaches Top of the Shops in Recent Supermarket Survey

A recent survey by has revealed that The Co-operative Group’s Co-operative Food supermarket chain has beaten the rest of ‘The Big Five’ Supermarket chains to take top spot. The survey carried out by the site owned by Martin Isark is known for reviewing and comparing supermarket own brand products from many major retailers in […]

The Co-Operative Group Invest To Help Keep Youngsters Safe And Out Of Trouble

The Co-operative Group has recently opened a new Co-operative Food branch, but with a difference. The store that has recently been unveiled in Rotherham will not have any permanent staff and will not actually be selling any produce. The Co-operative Food branch is actually the latest addition to the Lifewise Centre in Rotherham, South Yorkshire, […]

The Co-operative food launches electrical shop pilots

The Co-operative Food has introduced electrical shop pilots in three of its larger stores. The pilots use a combination of an in-store display and “pods” where customers can view an electronic catalogue of more than 2,000 products in The Co-operative Electrical’s range. Larger products are available for delivery within 48 hours. Sean Toal, Commercial Director, […]

The Co-operative Raises a Glass to Argentina’s First Fair-Trade Funded School

Well known for their dedication to ethical causes and the increase of Fair Trade awareness, The Co-operative has recently celebrated the first Fair trade funded secondary school in Argentina. The School in the remote region of La Rioja had previously only been able to provide education up to the age of 14 but with the […]

The Co-operative Food Goes Green with Roll Out of Recycled Plastic Shopping Baskets

The Co-operative Group have always been known for their industry leading approach to green initiatives, whether it is their Plan Bee campaign to save the bees or opposition to tar sands, The Co-operative has made a point to ensure they operate ethically. Now the humble shopping basket is the latest to benefit from a more […]