Our Co-op Difference


Join us for the Co-op Trade Briefing at the brand-new Co-op Live venue in Manchester on 19 September 2024, brought to you by IGD.

Co-op will explain how they will be supporting colleagues to deliver for today, tomorrow and the future.


The headliners

Matt Hood, Managing Director of Co-op Food

Matt Hood

Managing Director of Co-op Food

Sinead Bell, Commercial Director of Food

Sinead Bell

Commercial Director of Food

Kenyatte Nelson, Chief Membership & Customer Officer

Kenyatte Nelson

Chief Membership & Customer Officer


Adele Balmforth, Proposition Director

Adele Balmforth

Proposition Director


Event highlights





It was great to understand how the Pure Convenience strategy is going and how we can improve as a supplier - where the key opportunities are. It was great to hear the real ambition of the Co-Op business.
Business Manager, Nestle Purina

Brilliant IGD event, full of insight and specifics on results and strategy.
Customer Manager, Hain Daniels


Best Co-op IGD over the past few years, venue and timings all very slick. Good feeling to the day with high energy.
Head of Commercial, Bakkavor

A great day with lots of information shared and very clear vision for the future.
Head of Procurement, Jacksons Bakery