Co-op opens latest store in Manchester creating 22 jobs
The Co-op opened its latest food store in Manchester following a £560,000 investment in Birley Fields, Hulme. The food store launch forms part of a more than £7.5M investment programme this year by The Co-op to transform and grow its convenience business in Greater Manchester.
The investment in the new store – located by the student halls of residence on the MMU’s Birley Fields campus - has created 22 new jobs for local people. One member of the team will be the store's Community Pioneer, working with the local community to support initiatives that mean something to them.
Rebecca Howard, Manager of the new Hulme, Birley Fields, Co-op food store, said: