What is a Co-operative?
Is a collective
entity, freely established, with variable capital
and membership, without profitable goals which,
through co-operation and mutual aid among its
members, aims at meeting the needs and economical,
social and cultural expectations of those, in
compliance with the Co-operative principles.
The main goal of a
Consumption Co-operative is to supply to its members
and families, in the best conditions of quality
and price, goods or services designed for their
direct consumption or use. While running its operation,
Consumption Co-operative should respect and promote
the defence of consumer rights and environmental