Co-op behind-scenes film of Leicester distribution centre

Leicester, UK: Central England Co-operative has created a new video to show how its distribution hub serves 16 counties and over 200 stores.

Filmmakers have created a video showcasing the massive amount of work undertaken by colleagues at the Society’s Leicester-based distribution hub.

Robin Farrell, head of distribution and logistics at Central England Co-operative, said: “We hope that it shows the scale of what our teams do and emphasises that we do all this and more for our customers and members all year round.”

The Society’s distribution hub is also home to a chilled distribution centre which supplies everything from turkeys and pork pies to double cream and fruit

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