Nation’s largest consumer co-op, REI

(Submitted by Hannah Scott, Manager, Ohio Cooperative Development Center, OSU South Centers)

You probably heard that the outdoor store, Recreational Equipment, Inc., better known as REI, will be closed on “Black Friday” this year. But, did you know that REI is the nation’s largest consumer cooperative?

Read more in the press release about how the decision aligns with the member-owned cooperative’s values.