There aren’t enough female leaders in the grocery industry, and it’s our mission to change that. 

GROCERY GIRLS FESTIVAL

Introducing The Grocery Girls Festival! We’re absolutely delighted to announce that, on Fridays throughout September and October, we’re putting on a series of virtual events. With talks, panels and workshops, we’ll be bringing you a month of creative, empowering and inspiring bitesize sessions, delivered straight to your screen. You can see the full list on the event page now. We’ve got some amazing guests lined up, so stay tuned as we release more information over coming weeks.

ABOUT US

THE GROCERY GIRLS

Founded by Jo Whitfield, CEO of Co-op Food, we’re a social enterprise focused on increasing female representation in senior roles. 

We do this by coaching, inspiring and empowering women so they’re ready and able to grab hold of senior roles. We also work to challenge bias and help everyone in the industry understand the importance of a diverse workforce.

PODCAST

HEAR IT FIRST

On our podcast, we talk to people from all areas of the grocery industry to learn about them and their careers.

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ABOUT US

OUR AMBITION

It’s our ambition to help everyone in the industry understand the importance of a diverse workforce; if we do that, maybe we’ll be able to create one.

BLOG

READ ALL ABOUT IT

Sharing first-hand experiences from people in the industry, talking about the challenges women are facing, and exploring the positive change we can kickstart.

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EVENTS

DATES FOR YOUR DIARY

Our events are a big part of what we do. Throughout the year, we travel around the UK to bring together and inspire our members. 

We’re hosting events in Manchester and London throughout 2020. Stay tuned for more information.

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JOIN US

We’re building a network to bring to bring people together, start conversations and see more women in leadership.