Tag Archive for 'The Channel Islands Co-operative Society'

Tree and Woodcraft Fair at Les Cotils on Saturday 10 October 2015

October 10th, 2015 by Guernsey Trees for Life

Guernsey’s second Tree & Woodcraft Fair will be held at Les Cotils, St Peter Port from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday 10 October 2015. Guernsey Tree For Life organiser Richard Loyd said “our first Tree Fair, at Fairfield, Castel in October 2011, was hugely successful and we hope to have another sunny day for our 2015 Fair.” […]

C.I. Co-operative Society Fairtrade product sales continue to grow

March 3rd, 2013 by The Channel Islands Co-operative Society Limited

The Channel Islands Co-operative Society‘s sales of Fairtrade products have reached £2.5 million as existing products continue to sell well and more products and manufacturers achieve Fairtrade status. Mark Cox, the Society’s chief operating officer, said that this demonstrates the continuing appeal of Fairtrade products to consumers, despite the economic downturn and squeeze on household […]

CI Co-operative Society funds available for environmental projects

July 24th, 2012 by The Channel Islands Co-operative Society Limited

The Channel Islands Co-operative Society will be donating thousands of pounds to environmental projects across the Channel Islands again this year. The Eco-Fund was launched in 2008 when The Co-operative led the way in recycling by levying a 5 pence charge on one-trip carrier bags, in an attempt to reduce the number used. In the […]

St Andrew’s Primary School pupils can stay fit with donation from CI Co-operative Society Helping Hands

July 18th, 2012 by The Channel Islands Co-operative Society Limited

St Andrew’s Primary School pupils have a new climbing frame thanks to The Channel Islands Co-operative Society Helping Hands programme. The Co-operative donated £1,000 towards the purchase of the Trim Trail, a horizontal climbing frame that allows children to go over bridges, climb on monkey bars and use ropes to guide them along. The new […]

The Channel Islands Co-operative Society’s support for Fairtrade

March 7th, 2012 by The Channel Islands Co-operative Society Limited

The Channel Islands Co-operative Society has furthered its commitment to Fairtrade products and has pledged to stock only Fairtrade certified bananas in its Jersey and Guernsey stores from this month. “The Society is well known for its strong commitment to retailing Fairtrade products,” said Jim Plumley, Chief Commercial Officer for The Channel Islands Co-operative Society. […]