About Food

Co-op Food Basket

Chelmsford Star Co-operative Society has been serving the community of Chelmsford since 1867 with the first food outlets opening in Tindal Street and the High Street Chelmsford.  Since then Chelmsford Star has been providing the community of Chelmsford and the surrounding areas with all their top up shopping needs and operating to the same Values and Principles as the founders of the Society did.

The Society currently operates 39 Convenience stores under The Co-operative fascia and 1 Off Licence.

With long opening hours, a wide range of services, ethical sourced products and fantastic offers Chelmsford Star can meet all your convenience shopping requirements.

In our stores across Essex you can find a wide range of goods and services to meet your everyday needs from freshly baked bread to fruit and veg and Healthier Choice ranges to Truly Irresistible and Local Food and Fairtrade.

Our stores also offer The National Lottery, The Health Lottery, as well as Collect Plus and PayPoint to enable you to pay your bills, including rent, TV licence and your gas and electricity. We also offer mobile phone top ups and postage stamps.

To find your local store click here

For seasonal opening hours CLICK HERE.