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 […]
More than 1,000 HGV drivers employed by the Co-op on its delivery contract have secured a 5% pay increase.
Supermarket retailer The Co-op is strengthening its core logistics operation in North Lanarkshire with the pre-let of a new facility at Link Park in Newhouse, on the M8 east of Glasgow.
More than 700 Co-operative Food drivers are preparing to take strike action against the retailer’s proposal to transfer 87 Coventry-based drivers to Eddie Stobart.