Grocery Code Adjudicator announcement

08 March 2018

An announcement has been made today (8 March 2018) by the Groceries Code Adjudicator (GCA) about some of our practices relating to delisting and the introduction of benchmarking and depot quality control charges.

You can read their full announcement here

In response, the Co-op has acknowledged that it has fallen short and has been discussing the two issues raised with the GCA for some months. We have already taken decisive steps in line with our commitment to ensure the fair treatment of all of our suppliers.

Our full media statement is available here