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Investment drives sales growth as customers return to the Co-op

The Co-operative - Lastest News - Fri, 23/09/2016 - 09:00

Interim results for Co-operative Group Limited for the 26 weeks ended 2 July 2016

Co-op shoppers set to benefit as new Membership scheme launches

The Co-operative - Lastest News - Fri, 23/09/2016 - 09:00

More than 5m Co-op customers will today start to receive their new membership cards

Community News: Co-op Funeralcare raise over £2,000 for local hospital

The Co-operative - Lastest News - Wed, 21/09/2016 - 09:00

Co-op Funeralcare colleagues of South Wales have raised £2,000 for the local Prince Charles Hospital in Merthyr Tydfil.

Co-op announces support of NFU's fruit and veg pledge at inaugural farming conference

The Co-operative - Lastest News - Tue, 20/09/2016 - 11:58

The Co-op has demonstrated its commitment to championing best practice in the fresh produce sector by signing up to the National Farmers Union’s Fruit and Vegetable Pledge. The community retailer made the announcement at its inaugural Co-op farming conference, held today (Tuesday 20 September) at Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester. Designed to cultivate long-lasting relationships between retaile...

Co-op chops imported meat as it backs British farmers

The Co-operative - Lastest News - Sat, 17/09/2016 - 00:01

The Co-op has extended its commitment to back UK farmers by switching all of its fresh bacon and lamb to 100% British

A comment from Richard Lancaster, Managing Director at Co-op Funeralcare

The Co-operative - Lastest News - Wed, 14/09/2016 - 09:00

"We recognise that financing a funeral can be difficult and with a range of measures already launched, we remain focused on playing our part to tackle the issue of funeral affordability."

Community News: Co-op’s golf day raises big funds for Formby charities

The Co-operative - Lastest News - Tue, 13/09/2016 - 13:00

Formby Co-op Funeralcare has raised over £3,000 as part of a charity golf event, to generate funds for Claire House Hospice and British Red Cross.

Co-op boosts legacy giving as 36 million adults intend to donate in their will

The Co-operative - Lastest News - Mon, 12/09/2016 - 00:01

Co-op Legal Services is warning that charities could be missing out on donations from 36 million UK adults and calls upon will providers to take action as national ‘Remember A Charity in your Will Week’ 2016 commences

Rise of the home mixologist send sales of premium spirits soaring at Co-op

The Co-operative - Lastest News - Sat, 10/09/2016 - 07:00

The premium drinks market has been ‘shaken’ and ‘stirred’ by a James Bond-inspired shift to homemade martinis as sales soar of vodka and gin.  The retailer has seen an increase in sales of 42 per cent premium vodka and 41 per cent of premium gin so far this year as shoppers’ trade up to recreate the sophisticated cocktails found in upmarket and exclusive bars across the country.  Grey Goose Vod...

Co-op Insurance selects Miles Smith as commercial partner

The Co-operative - Lastest News - Wed, 07/09/2016 - 11:33

Co-op Insurance has chosen to introduce commercial insurance business to Lloyd’s insurance broker, Miles Smith

Co-op’s Wildcard Bowls Comp regional champions revealed

The Co-operative - Lastest News - Wed, 07/09/2016 - 09:00

Co-op Funeralcare’s first leg of finding their Wildcard Bowls Champion kicked off this weekend, as the funeral provider crowned its regional winners after a gruelling competition.

Electrical Fires in the home increased by 35% in the last year

The Co-operative - Lastest News - Fri, 02/09/2016 - 00:01

In the last year, the proportion of fire claims caused by electrical faults has risen by 35%, now accounting for over a quarter (27%) of overall fire claims, according to figures from the Co-op Insurance.

Funeral Music charts: Brits face the final curtain ‘their way’

The Co-operative - Lastest News - Wed, 31/08/2016 - 00:01

The UK’s leading funeral provider, Co-op Funeralcare has today released its 2016 funeral music charts, based on a study of over 30,000 funerals in the UK.

Community News: Co-op Funeralcare team reaches new heights for charity

The Co-operative - Lastest News - Fri, 26/08/2016 - 09:00

Co-op Funeralcare colleagues from Edlington, Doncaster and Greasbrough raised £600 for the British Red Cross, after climbing Mount Snowdon.

Shoppers Shell Out On Peas

The Co-operative - Lastest News - Tue, 23/08/2016 - 12:27

The humble fresh garden pea has seen the green shoots of growth as sales have trebled, according to new figures from the Co-op

Co-op leaders take to the road to tackle loneliness

The Co-operative - Lastest News - Fri, 19/08/2016 - 12:00

Leaders from the Co-op’s Consumer Services division took part in a ‘2 days to fundraise’ event across Cumbria, with the goal of raising funds and tackling loneliness and isolation within the UK for the Co-op’s charity partner, the British Red Cross.

Community News: Co-op Funeralcare help golfing teen achieve dream

The Co-operative - Lastest News - Mon, 15/08/2016 - 09:00

A talented young golfer from Southampton has received a £200 donation from the Romsey Co-op Funeralcare team.

Community News: Co-op Funeralcare help golfing teen achieve dream

The Co-operative - Lastest News - Mon, 15/08/2016 - 09:00

A talented young golfer from Southampton has received a £200 donation from the Romsey Co-op Funeralcare team.

15% of UK drivers wouldn’t buy car insurance if it wasn’t the law

The Co-operative - Lastest News - Fri, 12/08/2016 - 11:00

New research from the Co-op Insurance has found that 15% of drivers wouldn’t buy car insurance if it wasn’t a legal requirement.

15% of UK drivers wouldn’t buy car insurance if it wasn’t the law

The Co-operative - Lastest News - Fri, 12/08/2016 - 11:00

New research from the Co-op Insurance has found that 15% of drivers wouldn’t buy car insurance if it wasn’t a legal requirement.

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