Coop (Italy)

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Coop Italia
IndustryWholesale distribution
Founded1967 (1967)
Area served
Italy, San Marino, Egypt, Wallis-et-Futuna
Productsfood and non-food
Revenue€12.898 billion (2010)
Members7,429,847 (2010)
Number of employees
56,682 (2010)

Coop is a system of Italian consumers' cooperatives which operates the largest supermarket chain in Italy. Its headquarters are located in Casalecchio di Reno, Province of Bologna.[1]

The first cooperative shop was established in Turin in 1854. As of 2010, Coop's system operates with 115 consumers' cooperatives of various sizes (9 large, 14 medium, and 92 small), with 1,444 shops, 56,682 employers, more than 7,429,847 members, and an annual revenue of €12.9 billion.

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  1. ^ Home page Archived 2013-02-10 at the Wayback Machine. Coop. Retrieved on 29 January 2011. "Via del Lavoro 6/8 40033 Casalecchio di Reno BO."

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