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We invite you to join us for two live Q&A sessions with Co-op’s Commercial Leadership Team

On 15 February, you will be able to view the pre-recorded videos and prepare your questions for submission prior to the live Q&A sessions

Closer to Co-op Q&A sessions 25 February

10:00-11:00 Commercial Leadership Team Q&A

Join Matt Hood (Commercial Director) to hear about:

  • How Co-op will be responding to EU Exit and other challenges
  • Co-op’s evolving response to COVID-19
  • Co-op’s key priorities and focus; and how it will benefit you as suppliers
  • What Co-op want and need from you in 2021
  • The scale of change SAP brings to Supply Chain teams and the exciting benefits of it
  • The latest from Nisa and Co-op wholesale

Pre-viewable content will be as follows:

Co-op’s 2020 achievements

Trading Priorities
Matt Hood
Commercial Director

Movement of Goods
Lee Robertshaw
Head of Supply Chain

SAP Roll-out
Andy Phelps
Programme Director - Supplier Engagement and RBT

Wholesale News
Ayaz Alam
Nisa Trading Director

You’ll then meet with members of Co-op’s senior leadership for a live Q&A and put your Commercial questions to:

  • Matt Hood (Commercial Director)
  • Andy Phelps (Programme Director - Supplier Engagement and RBT)
  • Ayaz Alam (Nisa Trading Director)
  • Lee Robertshaw (Head of Supply Chain)
  • Michael Fletcher (Chief Commercial Officer)

14:00-15:00 Customer Strategy Q&A

Join Paul Cunningham (Buying Director, Fresh) and Co-op’s Customer Team to hear about:

  • How Co-op’s Closer and Customer strategy work together
  • Co-op’s vision for a fairer world underpinned by commercial success
  • What value strategy means for the Co-op and how its impacting their customer approach
  • An update on Co-op’s growing e-commerce business

Pre-viewable content will include:

Paul Cunningham
Buying Director, Fresh

Chris Conway
Head of E-Commerce – Retail

Mel Matson
Director of Customer Communications and Propositions

Rachel Halter
Head of Customer Planning and Value

You’ll then meet with members of Co-op’s senior leadership for a live Q&A and put your Customer Strategy questions to:

  • Matt Hood (Commercial Director)
  • Breige Donaghy (Director of Delicious Food)
  • Ali Jones (Customer Director)

You only need to register once to get access to both Q&A sessions. So, if you have already registered for the morning Q&A you need not register again