The Coop Group has a major player in Transgourmet.


The Coop Group is active in international wholesaling through its subsidiary Transgourmet Holding AG. Transgourmet Group is Europe’s second-largest player in the cash & carry and wholesale supplies business.

Catering-sector and industrial customers

The Transgourmet Group operates cash & carry stores and supplies catering-sector and industrial customers. It is active in Germany, Poland, Romania, Russia, France, Austria and Switzerland. Transgourmet Holding AG has its head office in Basel.

Transgourmet Group

The Transgourmet Group is organized into four national companies. These include companies in cash & carry and wholesale supplies and others specializing in particular product groups or services.

Transgourmet Central and Eastern Europe

National company Transgourmet Central and Eastern Europe includes companies in Germany, Poland, Romania and Russia. In Germany, Transgourmet is the market leader in wholesale supplies.

Transgourmet France

Transgourmet France

In the French wholesale supplies market, Transgourmet ranks second.

Transgourmet Austria

Transgourmet Austria

In Austria, Transgourmet operates cash & carry stores combined with a delivery service, making it the leading catering wholesaler.

Transgourmet Switzerland

Transgourmet Switzerland

In Switzerland, Transgourmet is the market leader in the cash & carry and wholesale supplies sector.

Transgourmet Group customers

The Transgourmet Group’s customers include caterers and restaurateurs.

Unlike in retail, wholesale operations serve business customers (B2B) in various segments rather than end consumers. The Transgourmet Group’s customers include:

  • caterers / restaurateurs
  • hotels
  • works canteens
  • social service providers such as retirement and care homes
  • bakeries and patisseries
  • retailers
  • tradespersons
  • and many more.