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cooperative

noun Vox populi An organization whose members share purchasing clout, resources or other materials. See Health insurance purchasing.
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These consumer co-ops merged to form the Hutt Valley Consumers Co-operative Society in September 1946, with a membership of 1,045.
Union Co-operative Society has always been committed to maximizing employment opportunities for Nationals, and this MoU will help us recruit the right candidates,C[yen] said Khaled Humaid Al Falassi.
We're pleased that Plymouth & South West Co-operative Society has chosen to implement our flagship transaction reconciliation solution," said John Harte, General Manager for Trintech.
Our partnership with Midlands Co-operative Society has so far meant 163 children in the region getting the vital specialist equipment they need to help them in their everyday lives.
Profit margins declined by 10 per cent as some commodity prices remain fixed but prices on the global market, from where the UAE imports its food requirements, continue to change, said Hassan Al Souqi, manager of purchasing at the Sharjah Co-operative Society.
The court heard that Davis, 38, committed fraud between August 2010 and September the same year while working for the independent Co-operative Society at Wooldale Road in the Holme Valley.
Michael Spencer has taken over as head of food at the Midlands Co-operative Society following the departure of Pete Whitmore last month.
This way they are earning good wages approximately Rs 100 per day for ordinary people, for a master craft they are earning around Rs 200 per day," said Satya Prakash Thakur, chairman of Bhuttia Co-Operative Society.
The Abu Dhabi Co-operative Society planned to discount 235 items and LuLu Hypermarkets would sell about 50 items at the suppliers' price, he said.
A REUNION of former employees of the East Cleveland Co-operative Society takes place on Wednesday, July 9, in Loftus West Road Social Club, starting at 7.
So far this year, the UAE's Union Co-operative Society, French supermarket retailer Carrefour, Abu Dhabi-based LuLu Hypermarket Group and Baniyas Co-operative Society have agreed to fix prices of some food items to curb inflation.
Tanmia's HR Awards presented to Desert Group and Union Co-operative Society Award presented to private sector companies that have significantly contributed to maximizing employment opportunities for Nationals Tanmia, the National Human Resource Development and Employment Authority, yesterday (Tuesday, April 15, 2008) presented its Human Resources Award to the Union Co-operative Society and the Desert Group, during a Gala Dinner held at the Dubai World Trade Centre, on the sidelines of the Careers UAE 2008 Exhibition.

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