La Coop fédérée

Founded in 1922, La Coop fédérée is the largest agri-food enterprise in Quebec, the only pan-Canadian agricultural cooperative and the 24th largest agri-food cooperative in the world. It represents more than 90,000 members grouped into nearly 70 cooperatives with operations spread out in several Canadian provinces. It employs more than 12,000 people and has annual revenues of $6.3 billion. Including affiliated cooperatives, La Coop fédérée has nearly 18,000 employees and combined sales $9.2 billion. Its activities are separated into three Divisions: Olymel S.E.C, the AgriBusiness division and Groupe BMR inc.

For more information, visit lacoop.coop.
Twitter: @LaCoop_federee and LinkedIn

Locations:
Montreal, Quebec
Industries:
Environmental Products & Services | Transportation/Trucking/Railroads | Agriculture | Oil and Gas
Contact Information:
Ben Marc Diendéré
Senior Vice-president, Communications, Public Affairs and Brand Management
ben-marc.diendere@lacoop.coop
Twitter : @Marc_Ben
LinkedIn : Ben-Marc Diendéré

Latest

Jul 09, 2019, 10:30 ET La Coop fédérée and its Olymel and Sollio Agriculture divisions reached an agreement with F. Ménard to acquire all of its assets in the pork and milling sectors

MONTREAL, July 9, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Management of La Coop fédérée, its Olymel and Sollio Agriculture divisions and F. Ménard announced today an agreement to acquire all the assets of Ange-Gardien...


May 16, 2019, 09:00 ET Sébastien Léveillé, Executive Vice-President of the Agri-business Division of La Coop fédérée, appointed CEO of Sollio Agriculture

MONTRÉAL, May 16, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Gaétan Desroches, CEO of La Coop fédérée, is proud to announce the appointment of Sébastien Léveillé to the position of CEO of Sollio Agriculture. In addition to ...


Apr 18, 2019, 12:30 ET La Coop fédérée's Chief Executive Officer advocates cooperative growth to ensure a sustainable evolution for agriculture in the 21st century

"Mistrust of science and technology in agriculture risks being detrimental to the new challenges that it must face." - Gaétan Desroches MONTRÉAL, April 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Faced with the challenges and...


Mar 20, 2019, 18:01 ET 2019 Federal Budget - La Coop fédérée wants a mixed committee to be put in place for the application of compensation measures for farmers covered by supply management

MONTRÉAL, March 20, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - After examining the terms of the 2019 budget Investing in the Middle Class to Grow Canada's Economy, La Coop fédérée would like to note the consensus that has...


Feb 28, 2019, 12:48 ET La Coop fédérée: significant investments in 2018, for a more competitive and prosperous agriculture

Fiscal 2018 highlights Record sales of $6.5 billion Earnings before patronage refunds and income taxes of $210.7 million Equity and preferred shares of $1.5 billion Assets of $3.3 billion Patronage...


Feb 28, 2019, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Invitation - La Coop fédérée for a Competitive and Prosperous Agriculture/

MONTREAL, Feb. 21, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - At the Quebec Convention Center, on February 28, La Coop fédérée's 97th Annual General Meeting will be held, during which it will unveil its financial results...


Feb 25, 2019, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Invitation - La Coop fédérée for a Competitive and Prosperous Agriculture/

MONTREAL, Feb. 21, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - At the Quebec Convention Center, on February 28, La Coop fédérée's 97th Annual General Meeting will be held, during which it will unveil its financial results...


Feb 21, 2019, 12:05 ET Media Invitation - La Coop fédérée for a Competitive and Prosperous Agriculture

MONTREAL, Feb. 21, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - At the Quebec Convention Center, on February 28, La Coop fédérée's 97th Annual General Meeting will be held, during which it will unveil its financial results...


Nov 20, 2018, 15:30 ET La Coop fédérée completes its acquisition of the grain and agricultural input assets of Cargill in Ontario

MONTREAL, Nov. 20, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - La Coop fédérée, an agri-food cooperative with establishments across Canada, has concluded, through its Agri-business Division, its acquisition of the grain and ...


Oct 03, 2018, 10:05 ET USMCA: La Coop fédérée disappointed in the concessions made for the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA)

The strengthening of economic ties with the United States and Mexico clouded by new concessions for the supply managed sectors MONTRÉAL, Oct. 3, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - La Coop fédérée is disappointed by ...


Aug 31, 2018, 09:15 ET NAFTA renegotiations: in the interests of all Canadians, the federal government must maintain its traditional position and protect the supply management system for the poultry & dairy sectors

Supply management is a question of identity, not a bargaining chip MONTRÉAL, Aug. 31, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - In light of the apparent progress in negotiations to renew the North American Free Trade...


Aug 27, 2018, 09:00 ET La Coop fédérée Signs an Agreement with W-S Feed & Supplies Limited and Strengthens Its Position as a Leader in the Animal Nutrition Industry

MONTRÉAL, Aug. 27, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - La Coop fédérée, an agri-food cooperative with operations across Canada, and W-S Feed & Supplies Limited, announced today that La Coop fédérée will purchase a...


Aug 26, 2018, 17:00 ET Le Défi Vélo La Coop donates $270,000 to four organizations in the Montérégie

BROMONT, QC, Aug. 26, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - La Coop fédérée, in collaboration with La Coop des Montérégiennes, has donated $270 000 to the Fondation Néz pour vivre, Centraide Richelieu-Yamaska, SEPHYR...


Jul 04, 2018, 11:05 ET La Coop fédérée and Maizex Seeds enter into Joint Venture partnership

Together, the organization will be focused on meeting the needs of Canadian farmers into the future MONTRÉAL, July 4, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - La Coop fédérée, an agri-food cooperative headquartered in...


Apr 24, 2018, 08:00 ET La Coop fédérée Joins Forces with Standard Nutrition Canada - A new major player in the animal nutrition industry

MONTRÉAL, April 24, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - La Coop fédérée, an agri-food cooperative with operations across Canada, announced today that it has reached an agreement with Standard Nutrition Canada (SNC), ...


Apr 20, 2018, 17:06 ET Mercuriades Gala 2018 - The agri-business division of La Coop fédérée wins the "development of a web or mobile technology" Mercure award

MONTRÉAL, April 20, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - In the presence of 1,000 invited guests last evening, the agri-business division of La Coop fédérée accepted the Mercure award for development of a web or...


Apr 06, 2018, 11:18 ET La Coop fédérée welcomes the new bio-food policy

MONTREAL, April 6th, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - La Coop fédérée welcomes the Quebec government's new bio-food policy, announced today by the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Laurent Lessard....


Mar 22, 2018, 07:00 ET Cargill to sell its grain and crop inputs assets in Ontario to La Coop fédérée

WINNIPEG, March 22, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Cargill today announced it has reached an agreement on the sale of Cargill's grain and crop inputs retail assets in Ontario, including its ownership in South...


Feb 22, 2018, 12:54 ET La Coop fédérée firmly on its growth trajectory

OPERATING EARNINGS AND PATRONAGE REFUNDS UP SIGNIFICANTLY Consolidated revenues of $6.3 billion Earnings before patronage refunds and income taxes of $351 million Operating earnings of $319 million...


Feb 19, 2018, 12:21 ET Media Invitation - La Coop fédérée maintains focus on growth

MONTREAL, Feb. 19, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - La Coop fédérée will hold its 96th Annual General Meeting on February 21st and 22nd at the Sheraton Center in Montreal. The organization will release its...


Feb 16, 2018, 08:40 ET La Coop fédérée and Lufa Farms enter into a partnership agreement

MONTREAL, Feb. 16, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - La Coop fédérée and Lufa Farms announced today the signing of a partnership agreement with a view to sharing business opportunities and for potential synergies. ...


Jan 19, 2018, 11:27 ET 58,000 to 80,000 jobs threatened in Canada in the event that the supply management system disappears for the poultry and egg sectors alone

Report estimates an expected $4.6 to $6.3 billion decrease in GDP MONTREAL, Jan. 19, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - According to La Coop fédérée, the Canadian supply management system should not be used as a...


Jul 12, 2017, 14:13 ET La Coop fédérée welcomes the appointment of Raymond Bachand as Québec's negotiator for NAFTA

MONTRÉAL, July 12, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - La Coop fédérée welcomes the appointment by the Government of Québec of Raymond Bachand as chief negotiator for Québec in the renegotiation of NAFTA. For La...


Jun 28, 2017, 12:06 ET $200 million investment in La Coop fédérée by National Bank of Canada, the Fonds de solidarité FTQ, Fondaction, and Capital régional et coopératif Desjardins

MONTREAL, June 28, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - La Coop fédérée, Quebec's largest agri-food enterprise and the only pan-Canadian agricultural cooperative, is pleased to announce that National Bank of Canada...


Feb 23, 2017, 12:40 ET 5 years of consecutive growth - 188 % increase of La Coop fédérée's results

QUÉBEC, Feb. 23 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - On the occasion on its 95th Annual General Meeting, La Coop fédérée announced to its members consolidated revenue of nearly $ 6.3 billion and earnings before...