Truly Irresistible relaunch for The Co-operative

The Co-operative is relaunching and revamping its premium Truly Irresistible range, with the addition of 50 brand new products for 2011.

Clean water for one million people in Africa thanks to The Co-operative — Co-operative and Somerfield customers are providing fresh, clean drinking water for one million people in Africa. The milestone comes just three years after The Co-operative partnered with the One Foundation*, which provides innovative PlayPump® water systems in Africa, to bring life-saving water to some of the poorest and most remote communities in the […]

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 […]

More Schools Adopt Co-operative Trust Model

The growing acceptance that the co-operative model offers schools a compelling structure was further underlined when the latest tranche of co-operative trust schools was announced. Fifteen new co-operative trust schools, which offer all stakeholders an opportunity to be involved in the running of their school, become legal entities today (1 April) bringing the total throughout […]

Co-operative crowned responsible retailer for third year running

The Co-operative Group has been named Responsible Retailer of the Year for the third year running in the prestigious Oracle Retail Week Awards, which recognise the very best in UK retailing. The judges described the Group as an outstanding business, whose breadth of initiatives and depth of commitment to being a responsible business meant The […]