en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Retailers%27_cooperative

A retailers' cooperative is a type of cooperative which employs economies of scale on behalf of ... It is common for locally owned grocery stores, hardware stores and ... retailers' cooperatives employ is an increase in votes based on business ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_retailers%27_cooperatives

The following businesses are or were retailers' cooperatives, which are owned by retail businesses, and provide centralised marketing and buying services. This list is incomplete; you can help by expanding it. Contents. 1 Grocery stores; 2 Pharmacies; 3 Hardware stores; 4 Distributors; 5 Other ...

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Six global trends are reshaping the retail industry, presenting retail coops with new challenges and ... to upend the traditional retail business—will only intensify.

www.britannica.com/topic/retail-cooperative

In marketing: Voluntary chains and retailer cooperatives …as do the financially integrated retail chains. Retailer cooperatives, such as ACE hardware stores, are  ...

cultivate.coop/wiki/Consumer_cooperative

Feb 24, 2016 ... A consumer cooperative is a cooperative business owned by its ... Consumers' cooperatives often take the form of retail outlets owned and ...

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In a similar vein, overviews of the co-operative retailing sector tend to take a very .... an integrated approach to their businesses seeking to drive out costs at ...

bizfluent.com/info-7774848-types-organizations-retail-trade.html

Retailer cooperatives started as a means of humanizing the capitalist factory ... for the success of their outlets, they do their best to ensure their businesses run ...

ncba.coop/our-work/co-op-services/co-op-sectors

In an age of retail chains and big box stores, purchasing co-ops understand ... In recent years, worker co-op transitions have enabled businesses to avoid big ...

www.uwcc.wisc.edu/pdf/CIR64.pdf

purchasing cooperatives of local or regional businesses ... or farm supply cooperative stores. ... model for retail stores is to a large extent applicable to. 1. 1.