is the European Community of Consumer Co-operatives, whose members are the national organisations of consumer co-operatives in 18 European countries and 1 non-European member.
Created in 1957, Euro Coop today represents over 4,500 local and regional co-operatives, the members of which amount to more than 30 million consumers across Europe.
Primarily active in food retail, consumer co-operatives are enterprises owned by consumers. Their overall turnover amounts to more than € 74 billion, with 36,000 points of sale and 450,000 employees.
Its secretariat is based in Brussels.