The Mid­coun­ties Co-operative

Who we are

The Co-oper­a­tive Group is one of the world’s largest con­sumer co-oper­a­tives, owned by more than eight mil­lion mem­bers. It is the UK’s fifth biggest food retail­er oper­at­ing across the coun­try with almost 2,800 local, con­ve­nience and medi­um-sized stores.
Amongst its oth­er whol­ly-owned busi­ness­es are the UK’s num­ber one funer­al ser­vices provider, a major gen­er­al insur­er and a devel­op­ing legal ser­vices busi­ness.
The Group also has a minor­i­ty share­hold­ing in The Co-oper­a­tive Bank and a joint-ven­ture trav­el busi­ness with Thomas Cook.
As well as hav­ing clear finan­cial and oper­a­tional objec­tives, the Group, which oper­ates 3,500 out­lets and employs approach­ing 70,000 peo­ple, is a recog­nised leader for its social goals and com­mu­ni­ty-led programmes.