Rebecca Torpie

CDS Consulting Co-op
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Member of the CDS CC Power of Participation (POP) Team 

Author's Articles

Title Issue Date

What does it mean to be an owner of a consumer cooperative? At the most fundamental level, cooperative ownership means that we are in business together.

June 28, 2018

As food co-ops forge ahead in the “the new normal,” they often find themselves in the precarious place of trying to both differentiate from and conform to competitors.

194 Jan.-Feb. 2018 January 27, 2018

Co-op boards and marketing teams can be like two ships passing in the night. 

July 1, 2017

A truly successful co-op is one that not only runs a stellar store and keeps the books in the black.

March 15, 2017

A lot has changed in Cuba since the July 2014 visit by U.S. cooperators, reported in these pages by Stuart Reid (CG#175, Nov.¬Dec. 2014).

180 Sept-Oct 2015 November 13, 2015