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COOP Group

About COOP

Union of Czech and Moravian Consumer Cooperatives (COOP) brings together 48 consumer cooperatives, which together operate nearly 2,900 stores with a total sales area of ​​around 350.000 m2 and employs nearly 14,000 people. In 2014, he reported a Czech and Moravian Consumer Cooperatives turnover worth 26.4 bn. CZK. The number of members of consumer cooperatives is about 150 000th

Member cooperatives acting under a common brand COOP, which is the largest network of food stores in the Czech Republic. Central purchasing by two shopping centers COOP Centrum cooperative Prague and Brno COOP Moravia. More than 400 food stores is included in the retail chain COOP safe bets, COOP TIP, TERNO COOP COOP COOP DISKONT and STAVEBNINY. In addition to the business operates SČMSD also 10 specialized secondary schools, a management institute, car rentals, brand Europcar, or own a mobile virtual operator COOP Mobil.

COOP is internationally used brand name consumer cooperatives (consumer cooperatives), which began to emerge in the mid-19th century, near Manchester, England and quickly spread to many countries including the territory of the present Czech Republic. In Switzerland, Italy, Finland and the Slovak Republic COOP is the market leader in retail sales of food and also has a strong position in Scandinavia, Great Britain, Japan and other Asian countries.

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Financial and other services in stores COOP


Cashless payment

Central purchasing 2,000 payment terminals and an agreement on the acceptance of cashless payments with CSOB group COOP ensure the possibility of using this service has been granted under favorable conditions in most of its urban and rural outlets. The vast majority of stores is so in terms of infrastructure for the provision of financial services on par with multinational competitors.

Withdrawal of cash at the box office

Modern and increasingly popular service to withdraw cash at the box office, known as CashBack, allows the designated box office outlets COOP choose comfortable and fast cash up to CZK 1,500. Just ensure that you have any of the payment cards, card associations Visa and MasterCard, or purchase paid at least CZK 300. Withdrawing money at the box office outlets COOP is more convenient for customers, it may not because of withdrawal of money to spend time looking and walking to another dispensing place, because they have everything available in "their" store. When withdrawing money at the box office with a card of Postal Savings Bank or ČSOB service is provided free of charge so that customers with these cards will save on bank charges.

Paying bills and deposits in bank accounts

Time and money, customers will be able to save COOP stores and through the newly introduced services allowing paying bills, payment of invoices and depositing money in a bank account in cash or by credit card. Offer this service in December 2011, tested in selected COOP shop network in two locations.

Recharging mobile phone credit

This service is popular with customers enables quick recharge mobile phones in the store. Charging is done via a payment terminal, the interest charge is rising year on year in the third year since the introduction of services in the network of shops COOP collectively held more than 1.2 million transactions.

Provision of postal services under a contract with the Czech Post

COOP stores looking for new ways to meet the expectations of its customers. One of the innovations is the provision of postal services under a contract with the Czech Post, either a wider range of services with a greater range of hours to the public or through vending COOP as a refilling point for the issue of stored items. The cooperation was initiated in the order of jobs in 2011 and continues to expand.

Regional food

In addition to financial and ancillary services in its stores with COOP focuses on selling quality, regional products from the Czech Republic. As a traditional retailer operating in small municipalities is very close to regionalism.

Individual consumer cooperatives promote these foods in different ways. For all we can cite the example of a cooperative program in the Czech Budejovice - "Quality food from our region," a cooperative program in Usti nad Orlici - "At home". Now team in Usti nad Orlici is a trading company that has in the Czech Republic, the largest share of regional goods. In stores so you can find everyday products from local farmers, bakers, butchers and other honest local producers.

Both programs are aimed at fine selection of regional foods and promote economic / social climate in the region. The basic points that describe these programs are:

Honesty and fairness
A healthier way of eating
Regional products
Employment in the region
Tradition and identity of the region as a whole
Ecology and landscape protection


Retail chains COOP

String retail network of consumer cooperatives contributes significantly to the retail turnover of the COOP group. Chain accounts for approximately 15% of the total number of retail units SD in direct management of operations, which constitute approx. 35% of retail turnover.




In this chain, the characteristic non-anonymous relationship to customers are included in retail grocery sales area of 100-299 square meters, offering food and non-food items of daily use at reasonable prices.




The strings were placed in stores, whose sales area was set at 300-999 square meters. They feature a wide range of food and non-food goods of daily demand. Technological and surface characteristics of this sales format, allowing offer a varied assortment of fresh goods.




It is another cooperative retail chain, which brings together large-scale supermarkets with a sales area of 500 m2 and above. This actually adapts to structural design, technology, operations, technology sales, locating merchandise on the sales floor and trade policy. Supermarkets Terno used primarily for larger weekly shopping with mileage customers.

The dominant system of direct supply guarantees a wide and varied menu of mostly fresh goods at favorable prices. Attendance at business unit COOP TERNO supports very flexible price policy and offer services.




On an increasingly popular form of discount sales also responded to consumer cooperatives. The immediate impetus came from the East region and led in mid-1997 to establish a chain COOP DISKONT.

This cooperative chain corresponds to the general specifics of the discount form of sales, primarily lower prices, the possibility of rapid buying and selling easy orientation in space. The offer consists of strictly specified range of basic food items and non-food assortment of daily use.




As the last of the co-operative retail chains it was in January 2001 based chain COOP STAVEBNINY. Chain stores offer customers a wide range of building materials and complementary commodities.




COOP Centrum cooperative

COOP Centrum cooperative Prague, winner of National Award for Quality CR 2007 was founded in the fall of 1993 in order to consolidate the purchasing activities of consumer cooperatives in Bohemia and Moravia and create a buying alliance of consumer cooperatives in the Czech Republic. The main reason for this crucial and largest cooperative activities of consumer cooperatives were rapid changes on the Czech market.

COOP Center provides for an integrated consumer cooperatives purchase goods and services from about 450 suppliers of warehouse supplies, fresh produce, and the several dozen suppliers of building materials. Organizes sales events and competitions, publishes quarterly customer magazine, success has its magazínek for children and cooperatives offer other marketing activities.

COOP Center provides for consumer cooperatives and private label products. It is a line of products labeled COOP Klasik, which was the first series of products of its own brand COOP. At present it is about 80 products. They are designed for consumers who prefer to buy goods at the lowest price.

The second group's own brands of 50 items is marked COOP Premium. It is a multinational brand and merchandise marked the highest European quality, moreover, has a reasonable price, so it can satisfy even the most demanding customers.

The latest is a series of COOP Quality Standard. Under this designation is for consumers who want to buy cheap and at the same time asking for products of famous brands. The new range is the COOP. Good security.


COOP Centrum cooperative

Registered office: Na Poříčí 30

110 00 Prague 1

mailing address: In the Garden of Eden 3, 130 00 Praha 3

tel .: 224106291, 224106292

Fax: 224 106 120

E-mail: coop@coop.cz



COOP Morava, Ltd. It founded in 1992 by Moravian consumer cooperatives to providing integrated purchase food and non-food goods in wholesale warehouses and stores teams. In its activities, is actively working with its member consumer cooperatives and implements its activities also in marketing support and other activities.

COOP Moravia, s. R. O.

Suk 2

659 40 Brno

Tel .: 542 216 122-24

Fax: 542 215 252




EURO COOP, Inc. Founded in late 2000, representatives of the Czech, Slovak and Hungarian consumer cooperatives as a purchasing alliance, whose main task is the joint purchase of its shareholders and the introduction of premium own brand and service.

Shareholders of EURO COOP, Inc. the COOP Hungary Rt., COOP Jednota Slovensko, sd, COOP Centrum cooperative Prague and the Central Cooperative Union Bulgaria who contribute equally to the creation of the share capital of the company and have equal representation in its bodies.


Bajkalská ul. 25

827 18 Bratislava

Slovak Republic

Tel.: + 421 258 233 246

Fax: +421 253 633 253

E-mail: coopeuro@coopeuro.com



COOP Mobil


Cheap calls to regular customers. Exactly what is the advantage offered by the new virtual operator COOP Mobile to their customers. Prepared the tariffs for prepaid cards that customers can recharge through the COOP stores, coupons, or on the Internet. Besides offering COOP Mobil and two flat-rate tariffs with a contract and without a commitment to customer did not subscribe to the years ahead. It is up to the customer decides how to use the Mobile Service COOP. Tariffs were prepared as closely as possible to the needs of customers. Thanks to choose how demanding clients and demanding. In addition to voice services, customers can also use data tariffs and of course roaming for calling from abroad. Customers can find more information on www.coopmobil.cz.

COOP Mobil is the first virtual operator, which has linked regular shopping and pay for them. At regular events, the customer can get free minutes for calls to all networks for the purchase of this product to stores COOP. Customers can get closer to the main objective and that is free calls for regular shopping.


Czech Rent a Car, s.r.o.


CRC is a company offering one of the finest varieties of services related to rental cars. Through a franchise license represents the Czech Republic, the company licensed the brand Europcar, which is a key player in the global car rental. This is a guarantee of superior customer care, maximum quality and ultimately the selection of the newest models of the leading automobile brands. The car hire company Europcar customer always finds the best equipped and motorized vehicles of variouscategories.

A comprehensive range of services consists of the following activities:

short- and long-term loans to one year;
renting cars with drivers, speaking foreign languages;
the placement of vehicles according to customer requirements;
one-way rentals in the Czech Republic and across Europe;
smoking vehicle (nearly 100% of the fleet);
benefits of working with the airlines;
rental of special equipment vehicles;
non-stop technical assistance service;
universal insurance coverage;
the system of credit cards and vouchers;
Foreign exchange activities;
operating lease;
full service leasing;
car fleet management.

Reservation Center
Elizabeth Krasnohorske 9
110 15 Prague 1
Tel .: 224811290, 224810515
Fax: 224 810 039

E-mail: reservation@europcar.cz