Co-operatives UK is the network for Britain's thousands of co-operatives. We work together to promote, develop and unite member-owned businesses across the UK economy, with 700 direct members and representing a further 3,500 through federal members. From high street retailers to community owned pubs, fan owned football clubs to farmer controlled businesses, together co-operatives are worth £36 billion to the British economy.
Hope for cooperative SMEs: EU Adopts Coronavirus Response Investment Initiative to combat COVID-19News
On the 30th of March, the Coronavirus Response Investment Initiative has been adopted to ease Member States’ economic effort in the fight against COVID-19 outbreak. Cohesion funds can help SMEs, including industrial and service cooperatives.Read more