Co-op eyes all-electric home delivery fleet by 2025

Cecilia Keating
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Zero-emission robot delivery vehicles at Co-op's Emerson Valley branch | Credit: Co-op
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Zero-emission robot delivery vehicles at Co-op's Emerson Valley branch | Credit: Co-op

Retailer makes new electric fleet pledge, as food delivery platform JustEat announces several hundred of its couriers are to be offered e-mopeds and e-bikes under new worker model

Co-op has announced it plans to replace its entire home delivery van fleet with electric vehicles (EVs) by 2025, following its maiden order of zero-emission vehicles this week. Customers in Hebden Bridge...

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