Members of the struggling Co-op have unanimously backed a major overhaul of the group.
It paves the way for radical reforms proposed by former city minister Lord Myners to go-ahead.
A timetable for carrying out the changes will be agreed at a board meeting later this month, says the Co-op as it warned tough times lay ahead.
Some reforms will need rules to be altered, and so require further votes.
17 May 2014 | 2:18 pm – Source: orange.co.uk