COP26 did deliver some progress. Now, we need to put in the hard yards. It was a real privilege to be at COP26, speaking alongside our friends at Fairtrade about the urgent need for all businesses to play their part in delivering climate justice, to enable more people in developing countries to adopt sustainable practices. […]

We’re supporting Afghan refugees through our charity, Local Causes, Co-op Academies and more.

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Chief Commercial Officer, Michael Fletcher, joins the board of our charity, Co-op Foundation, and talks about the amazing work they do in communities.

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Following our AGM, our CEO, Steve Murrells, reflects on how co-operation and collective action will help us build back Britain different and better.

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We don’t think plant-based foods should cost more than non-vegan food. That’s why, from May 2021, we’re reducing the price of our popular GRO range to match the price of our meat and dairy-based counterparts.

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Jo Whitfield, our Food CEO, explains our compostable bag roll out, why they’re better for the planet, plus her top tips on how to use them correctly. 

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Chief Executive Jo Whitfield explains how Co-op has been working to tackle food poverty over the last year, including its ongoing support into 2021.

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Co-op National Member’s Council President, Nick Crofts, shares a summary of our Join In Live events and what Co-op Members thought of our virtual events.

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We’ve teamed up with the Rio Ferdinand Foundation, a fellow Hope Collective member, on a Youth Voices programme

Co-op Directors Margaret Casely-Hayford and Stevie Spring share what Black History Month and Co-op’s commitment to racial equality and inclusion mean to them.

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