Co-op invests £1.5m in new Nunhead store


Co-op serves-up a new convenience store in Nunhead this week (Friday, 22, January) following a £1.5m investment, creating 17 new jobs in the local area.

The new, modern store will be based on Evelina Road and will open between 7am-11pm daily.

The store includes a bakery, Amazon Lockers, and a premium coffee to-go service, alongside an improved focus on fresh, healthy produce, ready meals and pizzas, award-winning wines, free-from and vegan products, Fairtrade, food-to-go and, everyday essentials.

A delivery and click and collect service is also available through Co-op’s own online shop –

Students in Nunhead who are TOTUM cardholders – the new name for NUS extra – can pocket a 10% discount off groceries at the Co-op.

Contactless card payment limits are increased to £45, making it easier, quicker and safer to shop.

Emmanuel Anyanwu, Co-op store manager, said: “It is very exciting to launch a new Co-op store and we are very much looking forward to serving the local community. We are so proud to have created 17 new jobs and have worked to develop, products and services that will create a convenient yet exciting offer to those in Nunhead.”

Ian Rowe, Co-op area manager, added: “Co-op is committed to connecting communities and making a difference. We hope to play a significant role in local life with the investment in the store and the compelling range and choice on offer.”