Co-op Food stores and Funeralcare homes featured in Film, TV, Music videos & Advertisements.


Nick Crofts has been one of our elected members for eight years and is currently President of our National Members’ Council. The Council’s role is to hold the Group Board to account and act as the guardians of the Society’s constitution and the co-operative values and principles. The Council also makes sure that members’ voices […]


January has seen us kick off our Join us campaign with the fabulous set of films by award-winning director Shane Meadows.  The films showcase community groups being supported by the 1% earned through the use of our membership cards. I was privileged to be at the premiere of the films last week in Manchester which […]


We’re Kernow Chocolate, a chocolate manufacturer near Padstow now stocked in 40 Co-op stores across Cornwall. Co-op’s supporting local suppliers with their Small Business Charter, and we’re one of them. We’re family-run and make all of our small batch chocolate in St. Eval by hand. It all started in 2005 when we set about making a range of products to sell in […]


February is LGBT History Month. We’re celebrating with a series of blogs from LGBT+ colleagues across the Co-op and beyond. The first is by Amelia Cargo, the chair of the Co-op’s LGBT+ network. Many people come to work for the Co-op because we do things differently and I’m certainly no different. When I was looking […]


On average we have 136 friends on Facebook, but 40% of us see none of them on a weekly basis. Just 6% meet up with one social media friend a week, while just over one in ten (11%) touch base with two. With these statistics being true of our friends on social media, it’s no wonder that […]


They say the big moments in life can be filled with both sorrow and joy and that’s just how it felt yesterday afternoon. We announced that our Co-op Group CEO Richard Pennycook is to stand down and our current Co-op Food CEO Steve Murrells is to be his successor I’ve worked closely with both Richard and […]