The Retail Mutual offers an alternative to traditional insurance, providing business, home and residential landlord cover to independent retailers and community shops and pubs across the UK. The collective, member-owned approach of the Mutual mirrors the community ethos of the Foundation and the projects that it supports, and the team is delighted to have the continued opportunity to partner with the Plunkett Foundation for the benefit of their members. 

With many years’ experience within the community shop and pub sector, The Retail Mutual is perfectly positioned to provide comprehensive and competitive cover to community collectives all over the UK. As a Mutual, it takes pride in offering better group buying leverage, adopting a more sympathetic approach to claims handling, and embracing a sense of community that holds the needs of its members at its heart. 

Benefits of choosing The Retail Mutual include: 

  • Cover tailored for the needs of community shops and pubs
  • Unique insights and experience of the community sector
  • Fast and sympathetic approach to claims handling
  • Interest-free payment plans including weekly instalments for news retailers
  • Special rates for Plunkett Foundation members

For a free, no-obligation quote or to find out more about The Retail Mutual and its services for Plunkett Foundation members, call 0333 2121 007 or visit