About The Co-operative Group

The Co-operative Group is the UK’s largest mutual business, owned not by private shareholders but by over six million consumers. It is the UK’s fifth biggest food retailer, the leading convenience store operator and a major financial services provider. It has also set out its social and sustainability goals in its ground-breaking Ethical Plan.

Facts & Figures

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Number of employees 70823

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