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Co-op presentations

Presentations

24/06/2022
Food delivery robots will soon be taking to the streets of Cambourne as part of a pilot organised between Cambridgeshire County Council and Starship Technologies, in partnership with the Co-op.
23/06/2022
Age Scan is a new feature on Co-op’s self serve tills.
21/06/2022
Kantar market shares are generated using Kantar Worldpanel's till-roll scanning methodology and extrapolated using a sample of 30,000 households. Figures are calculated over a rolling 12 week period and include VAT.
15/06/2022
We look at the strategic priorities for Co-op, the UK’s largest consumer co-operative, as it balances its core values and long term goals with changes brought about by COVID-19.
14/06/2022
An essential summary of trading priorities, latest developments, and other key commercial insights for Co-op.
09/06/2022
Understand the opportunities and challenges within the UK retail grocery market and component channels in IGD's newly updated five year forecasts.
09/05/2022
Co-op is to stop use-by dates on all its own-brand yoghurts to help reduce food waste
14/04/2022
The latest retail and shopper trends report considers the key trends shaping the UK retail landscape in Q2 2022, including inflation and shopper confidence. We also take a look at the UK eating out market forecast, five trends shaping UK convenience retailing and sustainability.
25/03/2022
The Co-op is to continue a deal with a pop-up shop specialist to help serve communities when its permanent stores are being refurbished.
04/02/2022
After a highly challenging and volatile year, 2021 finished on a resilient note for the grocery sector. Find out what drove festive performance, the retailer results and channel trends.
19/01/2022
A guide to the UK’s grocery market and how we expect the country, its leading retailers and channels to evolve over the next five years.
17/12/2021
After fast-tracking digital development during the pandemic, food-to-go retailers and operators are starting to focus on how to offer a seamless brand experience to customers – across all channels.
01/12/2021
We explore six UK retailers’ – Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Asda, Morrisons, Co-op and M&S – sustainability strategies and their latest initiatives.
25/10/2021
In this presentation, we define omnichannel retailing and look at how it impacts on retailers' and suppliers' operations.
05/10/2021
The latest UK grocery retail appointments.
29/09/2021
Co-op has added a new format to its portfolio with the opening of its first 24-hour self-serve, cashless micro-market.
24/09/2021
Co-op and Starship Technologies have confirmed plans to extend their partnership, adding new robots to take the total fleet to 500 autonomous vehicles across the UK, while launching robotic delivery services in five new towns and cities.
06/08/2021
As the UK’s largest consumer co-operative, Co-op’s values have always been at the heart of the organisation and influenced strategy.
02/08/2021
A guide to the retailer and its operations today. Updated quarterly to include latest information on performance, strategic developments, marketing initiatives, key personnel and must see stores.
21/07/2021
Our predictions for a return to growth. We examine the short and longer term outlook for each sub-sector (coffee specialists, food-to-go specialists, QSR, convenience/forecourts and supermarkets/hypermarkets) and highlight implications for operators, retailers and suppliers.
12/07/2021
Best in class convenience stores from leading markets and retailers from around the world.
30/06/2021
Following last year's exceptional growth, these new five-year forecasts map out how we expect the grocery market and retail channels will adapt to the structural changes and shifts in shopper behaviour the pandemic has brought about. Key issues explored include the impact of the recovery of the foodservice sector, the prospect of a 'K-shaped recovery' and changes to working patterns.
16/06/2021
In this report we highlight four global sustainability trends we expect retailers to implement as part of sustainability strategies during 2021, and beyond.
12/05/2021
Co-op has teamed up with Unilever for an ice-cream first with a smart vending machine unveiled in store for shoppers, commuters and tourists. The convenience retailer has installed the UK’s only consumer-facing smart ice-cream vending machine in its Battersea Bridge Road store in London as it continues to explore ways to make shopping quicker, easier and more convenient for consumers.
19/04/2021
In the final of a three-part series, we deep-dive on the strategic priorities of Magnit, Carrefour, Tesco, Lotte and Auchan.