Project Description

The Southern Co-operative (Retail)Client: The Southern Co-operative

The Southern Co-operative is a successful independent regional business owned by its members. Established in Portsmouth more than 140 years ago, they now run around 250 community food stores and funeral homes across eleven counties in southern England.

Shelby Group was approached to provide Programme Management and Coordination services for an energy saving initiative launched by The Southern Co-operative in 2016.

Shelby Group was employed, via a third party, to ensure that this programme could be delivered at pace, within live trading stores and without disrupting the other business investment programmes also taking place. Shelby Group was key to the coordination and management of the day-to-day programme activities, in addition to providing strategic programme reports and performance dashboards.

Project Title: LED Installation and Energy Saving Programme

Project Type: Programme Management and Co-ordination to install LED lighting (including other energy initiatives) within 120 stores and the client’s headquarters’ building.

Construction Period: 4 months