Co-op to roll out branding

October 2007
Travel Weekly (UK);10/26/2007, p4
Trade Publication
This article reports on the plan of the Co-operative Travel to re-brand all its shops by spring 2009. Trevor Davis, head of retail distribution, said the group is rolling out the re-branding across its 430 shops. The group is hosting a gathering in Manchester, England, for shop managers from the two former United Co-op and Travelcare groups to get to know each other and get an update on the integration of the businesses.


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