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Catch up with our AGM presentations

Catch up with our AGM presentations

Last week we held our Annual General Meeting. Members can now rewatch the individual presentations, or the entire meeting in full and unedited.   All our members are encouraged to hear how the Society got on over the 2023-24 financial year, so click the headings...

Catch up with our AGM presentations

Last week we held our Annual General Meeting. Members can now rewatch the individual presentations, or the entire meeting in full and unedited.   All our members are encouraged to hear how the Society got on over the 2023-24 financial year, so click the headings...

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Member Support Gives Local Co-op A Major Boost

Member Support Gives Local Co-op A Major Boost

Our Society reported a year-on-year increase in operating profit from £65,000 to £522,000 despite the ongoing economic challenges facing retailers. At our AGM on Monday night, Chief Executive Officer Barry Wood presented a picture of strength under fire as the Society...

Member Support Gives Local Co-op A Major Boost

Our Society reported a year-on-year increase in operating profit from £65,000 to £522,000 despite the ongoing economic challenges facing retailers. At our AGM on Monday night, Chief Executive Officer Barry Wood presented a picture of strength under fire as the Society...

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Community

Community

We’re the very definition of a community business as we’re owned by our members – the people using our shops. We reinvest our profits back into local neighbourhoods and support local charities and community groups all year round – and have done for over 150 years.

Members

Membership

Members of Chelmsford Star are part-owners of a multi-million pound business. Each is a shareholder and decision-maker that receives a share of our profits each year. If you’d like to get more involved, there are numerous ways for you to do so.

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“Your colleagues do a great job, and have stood strong and served so well during these troubled times (and even before that). Each of them deserve credit.”

Tina, Melbourne

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“Wonderful customer service, polite and caring staff, brilliant and unique selection, up to date and quality fashion items, with a lovely restaurant. Highly recommended!”

J & J Hayes

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“Thanks for looking after us yet again. This is why we continue to book our holidays through you. You are efficient, kind and extremely helpful.”

P Yeates

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“When lockdown started, your bereavement group had to be suspended. However, this has not stopped your manager Jackie from keeping in regular contact with attendees. We would like to thank her for her continued care and support which is very much appreciated during these tough and challenging times.”

Phil, Ingatestone

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