Cooperative structures are widely prevalent in France. They offer members far-reaching benefits that often go well beyond the purely economic. This is certainly the case with Centrale Européene de Distribution C10 SAS, the largest purchasing and distribution cooperative for alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages in the French market. Through its 187 members, it operates 240 depots throughout France delivering to 90,500 sales points each year. In addition to ensuring competitive and timely drinks deliveries, it also offers its expertise and support to help restaurant and bar owners maximize their sales.