The Midcounties Co-operative, which operates 225 food stores, has won one of the UK’s biggest social sustainability awards for the way it responded to the pandemic and supported vulnerable customers in its local communities.
International and national figures have been announced as speakers for the UK’s leading conference that brings together directors, managers and executives of co-operative retailers from across the UK. The annual event – which takes in Birmingham from 22–24 February 2013
The Midlands Co-operative Society is claiming an industry first by diverting all food waste and packaging at its 172 food stores from landfill. The retailer piloted a landfill-free total waste solution at six Midlands Co-operative stores in April 2010, using