Co-operative Congress 2011

We have decided to take the plunge and register for a stand at this years Co-operative Congress. It's a great chance to meet other co-operatives and an opportunity to explain what we do and how we might help them. Come and say hello to us at Stall 7 if you're going along.

Now all we need to do is work out what else we could do for Co-operatives Fortnight

Transforming business for sustainability

Ian Cheshire, CEO of Kingfisher/B&Q advocates a new kind of capitalism that focuses more on well-being and less on growth, in a really interesting article in the Guardian. It is really refreshing to hear such a high profile business leader really grasping the nettle of what sustainability means in practice, and recognising the kind of change that needs to occur.