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    The Drum (23 May 2017)

    Convenience store giant McColl’s to swoop on Tesco’s One Stop

    TESCO'S may see its ONE STOP STORES taken over by convenience store chain McColl's. In light of the supermarket's merger with wholesale retailer BOOKER, concerns have been raised around competition, leading to the suggestion that Tesco will need to sell off the One Stop chain and potentially relieve itself of a large amount of its Express outlets too. McColl's recently acquired 300 CO-OP stores.

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    Campaign (13 Apr 2017)

    Co-op to take over More 4 in next stage of Shane Meadows collaboration

    THE CO-OPERATIVE has released a new multi-channel campaign to promote the local causes it supports across the UK. A three week TV run will include a channel takeover of MORE 4 on 18 April. The consecutive ad breaks will feature 13 two-minute films shot by director Shane Meadows, all of which portray the projects being supported by the sale of Co-op own brand products. Cinema, print and out-of-home will support the TV component. LEO BURNETT provided creative while ROCKET handled media planning and buying.

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