Key messages

  • The Co-op only operates in the UK
  • It has at least one food store in every postcode region of the UK
  • It operates convenience stores and supermarkets. It sold its 750-store pharmacy business to Bestway in October 2014
  • The Co-op is currently the only UK grocery retailer that operates a food store in every postcode in the UK
  • The food store portfolio is weighted towards convenience