Entries by Victoria Cummins

The Southern Co-operative Lights the Way with 100% LED Lighting for 2016

The Southern Co-operative has completed an ambitious project to install LED lighting throughout their entire estate, saving enough carbon annually to equate to 164 flights around the world. The rapid growth of The Southern Co-operative business has meant that LED installation is integral to all new store openings, whilst a programme of retrospective lighting upgrades […]

The Traditional Cheese Dairy Wins Sussex Food Producer of the Year, Sponsored by The Southern Co-operative

The Traditional Cheese Dairy, based in Stonegate East Sussex, was crowned the Sussex Food Producer of the Year at the Sussex Food and Drink Awards 2016 in Brighton last month (28th January). The Sussex Food and Drink Awards support and boost local farmers, food and drink producers and outlets which use and sell local fare. […]

Pre-School Children Receive £500 Donation and Open New Southern Co-operative Store in Brixington

Young children from Brixington Pre-school cut the ribbon for the new opening of The Southern Co-operative store on Brixington Parade, Exmouth on Monday (25 January). The Southern Co-operative store, home to a Post Office, an increased range of fresh produce and chilled foods and an in-store bakery, also donated £500 to the pre-school to help […]

Vote for The Southern Co-op’s Freshwater Store as ‘Best Place to Buy Local Produce’ on the Isle of Wight

The Southern Co-operative store in Freshwater, Isle of Wight, has been nominated as a finalist for myisleofwight.com’s Awards 2015 as the ‘Best Place to Fill your Boots (Full of Local Produce)’ and needs your vote! The Freshwater store needs support to be crowned the winner by voting here: http://www.redfunnel.co.uk/my-isle-of-wight/features/where-is-your-favourite-place-to-fill-your-boots-full-of-local-produce/. Voting closes on the 31st December. […]

Business Crime Wardens Launch in Sussex

Business wardens are being launched in Littlehampton and Eastbourne as part of a pilot business crime reduction initiative by Sussex Police in partnership with The Southern Co-operative. New business wardens will be able to efficiently report crimes directly to Sussex Police, gather evidence, and provide crime prevention advice to help reduce crime affecting shops and […]