Co-op has today (Thursday 2 January 2020) expanded its same-day delivery service and rolls out a big range of vegan products.
Over the next 12 months, Co-op’s online same-day delivery services will be available across almost 100 towns and cities, served by 650 Co-op stores. The roll out includes services from Co-op’s own dedicated online shop, known as shop.coop.co.uk, which uses low emissions transport including eco-friendly bikes.
Co-op will also expand its partnership with Deliveroo, which provides on-demand delivery of convenience grocery essentials in under 30 minutes. Ordering through Deliveroo will be extended to 400 stores, reaching around 100 major towns and cities.
will be Co-op’s new vegan range, called GRO. It features over 35 meat-free products and will be stocked in 2,000 Co-op stores and in up to 4,000 independent retailers through Co-op’s wholesale operation NISA.
The vegan range from foods to wine will expand to over 1000 products, with 120 vegan wines already available.
The full range of more than 35 GRO products will be available in 300 Co-op stores across the UK whilst selected lines will be stocked in 2,000 Co-op stores and up to 4,000 independent retailers from Wednesday 8 January.
Jo Whitfield, CEO Co-op Food, said: “At Co-op, we make it easier to get products when you need them and we stay close to our customers changing requirements.
“We have to provide fantastic products and services with strong ethics and a purposeful focus on convenience. Our new vegan range taps into the latest consumer trends and our online services meet the growing appetite for fast home deliveries.”