CASE STUDY: NEW GENERATION STORES IN THE PHILIPPINES



Exclusive section to promote members' products at Coop Supermart

C&S is the first and only cooperative grocery store brand and supermarket chain in the Philippines. It started its flagship store in La Castellana Negros Occidental province on April 1, 2018. Currently, the chain has established 3 stores and 4 more are poised to open this year.

With a vision to redefine consumer cooperatives in the country, C&S is creating a more rewarding way of grocery shopping by allowing shoppers to enjoy the special benefits that are exclusive to members of a cooperative while providing them with modern-day convenience. It is committed to empowering its members and communities by providing them with an avenue to showcase their products, broaden their reach, and promote locally made merchandise.

C&S has streamlined its store processes and is currently powered by top-of-the-line cloud-based systems – namely Storehub as the store-front POS and Oracle Netsuite for inventory management and accounting processes – a fully integrated system that makes daily transactions and reporting easy and efficient.

A subsidiary of La Castellana 1 PMPC, a primary Cooperative in the Negros Occidental province, C&S aims to unify and strengthen Cooperatives in the Philippines while offering economic advantages to more Filipino consumers FINALLY under ONE COOPERATIVE BRAND – C&S.

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