Grocer Co-op has launched a new online delivery service using electric cargo bikes to transport goods from local stores to consumers within two hours. It is the first time Co-op has offered online delivery, and it opted for the power-assisted bikes as they are zero-emission. The online service is initially available to shoppers within 4km of the Co-op store on Kings Road in Chelsea, before being rolled out across London. Operator e-cargobikes.com claims that, using a hub-based over a defined […]
Developer db symmetry has announced two major deals with food retailers.
The Unite union has threatened The Co-operative Group with nationwide industrial action over the transfer of 50-Midlands based drivers to Eddie Stobart.
More than 700 Co-operative Food Group drivers are being balloted for industrial action over a plan to transfer around 50 drivers in the Midlands to haulier Eddie Stobart this April.