Thomas Cook Retail

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Thomas Cook Retail
Joint venture, subsidiary
Industry Travel
Headquarters Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, England, United Kingdom
Products Travel agent
Number of employees
Parent Thomas Cook Group

Thomas Cook Retail Limited is a travel agent, owned by the Thomas Cook Group. The company operates branches throughout the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland, and employs around 19,000 people.[1]

In 2010, the Thomas Cook Group reached an agreement with The Co-operative Group to merge its branch network with that of The Co-operative Travel. The merger was approved by the Competition Commission in 2011, and the joint venture is 70% owned by the Thomas Cook Group and 30% owned by The Co-operative Group.[2]


  1. ^ "Landmark deal to create the UK's largest travel retail network". The Co-operative Group. 8 October 2010. Retrieved 6 October 2013. 
  2. ^ Eleftheriou-Smith, Loulla-Mae (21 July 2011). "Thomas Cook and Co-operative merger given provisional go ahead". Marketing Magazine. Retrieved 5 October 2013. 

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