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2018.09.19

JCCU

A new feature page "Ethical by CO・OP"

Release announce about our new feature page "Ethical by CO・OP", ethical consumption efforts by Japanese consumer co-ops

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A two-week study tour by staff delegates from Saigon Co-op in Vietnam to Co-op Sapporo

2018.09.11

International

A two-week study tour by staff delegates from Saigon Co-op in Vietnam to Co-op Sapporo

From July 1 to 14, 2018, 10 staff members from Saigon Coop (Vietnam) visited Co-op Sapporo (Hokkaido, Japan) on a two-week study tour.

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MHLW announced the 'Pioneering efforts of regional welfare conducted by consumer co-ops (2nd phase)'

2018.09.04

Member Co-ops

MHLW announced the 'Pioneering efforts of regional welfare conducted by consumer co-ops (2nd phase)'

The Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW) posted the second edition of a digital pamphlet "Pioneering efforts of regional welfare conducted by consumer co-ops" on the ministry's website on August 6, 2018

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What is JCCU?

Japanese Consumer's Co-operative Union (JCCU) was established in March 1951 as the National Federation of Consumer Co-op in Japan. Today, about 320 consumer co-ops and consumer co-op unions join JCCU and the total of gross sales of the member co-ops is about 3.4 trillion JPY, with total 28 million members. JCCU is the largest consumers' organization in Japan.

What is Consumer Co-op?

A consumer co-op is an autonomous association of consumers united voluntarily to meet their common needs and aspirations.

Consumer Co-op Societies in Japan

  • Member of Consumer Co-ops
    560
    Consumer Co-ops
  • Total Business Turnover
    3.4 Trillion
    JPY
  • Membership
    28 Million
    members

These are approximate figures.

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